Testimonials

Many organisations, from multinationals to SMEs, are grateful for the service they have received from Bierens European Collection Attorneys. Do not be convinced by what we have to say, be convinced by the experiences of our clients by reading a few testimonials below.

SAP

“As a market leader of company software, SAP deals with a large number of customers who widely vary in versatility and size. Initially, of course you would like to manage your own accounts receivable, but if that is not feasible, it is nice to have a good safety net. Bierens European Collection Attorneys has been a reliable partner of SAP for years. They have proven their efficiency and decisiveness when it comes to an effective debt recovery policy.” - Gerard van Tilburg / SAP

Universal Music

“Universal Music operates in a segment of the market which is experiencing increasing pressure, at hundreds of points of sales, and with a product which has the potential to become a hit at any moment and needs to be available immediately. This is the reason we cannot afford to get involved in laborious and protracted proceedings. Decisiveness is essential, and Bierens’ energetic approach as an extension of our own credit risk management is an excellent fit for us. Direct communication, structured procedures and exchange of information, knowledge of the market and our company means that we have found an ideal partner in Bierens for granting credit to our customers, retailers and wholesalers since 2007.” - Frank Oosenbrug / Universal Music

Van Gils Fashion

“Van Gils has been known for its expertise in men’s clothing since 1948. We have been working with Bierens European Collection Attorneys for years, and we have certainly experienced the Bierens expertise in recovering money claims. And more than that, not only the debt recovery results are good but also when it comes to advice throughout the entire order to cash process, we have found a good, trustworthy and accessible partner in Bierens. At Bierens, understandable language is used, and because they work in branch teams, our regular contact at Bierens understands the fashion branch language too.” - Arjen Schuurman / Van Gils Fasion

ING

“Bierens European Collection Attorneys provides an essential addition to our credit risk management process. In order to maintain our reputation as the best factoring company in the Netherlands, we work in various areas in close conjunction with renowned partners. To obtain good results in debt collection, we engage the services of Bierens. Direct communication between the lawyers and our staff contributes to an efficient and transparent process. For years and years now, we have been very satisfied with our collaboration with Bierens.” - Terence Doornik / ING

Björn Borg

“Our brand name Björn Borg has boomed over the last few years. Fortunately, this rapid growth has not led to a boom in debt recovery matters. And if a problem does occur, we simply pass the matter over to Bierens European Collection Attorneys. They provide a great benefit to us.” - Nancy van Eeten / Björn Borg

Hilverda de Boer

“We are one of the largest exporters of cut flowers in the Netherlands and export to North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. As this concerns perishable goods, fast action is required. We keep a close eye on the payments, but if something goes awry, we have a reliable partner in Bierens European Collection Attorneys whenever we need quick and effective action. Bierens understands our business and is one of the few firms which truly collect internationally.” - Alex Wolf / Hilverda de Boer

Canon

“As of 2004, Bierens has been our reliable (also from a financial point of view) debt recovery partner functioning as an extension of our Credit Control Department. Bierens gives shape to the “No Win, No Fee” principle. They have a high rate of success, and collected amounts are quickly transferred into our bank account. Furthermore, all our current and closed cases can be reviewed online. Our staff frequently attends seminars and workshops at Bierens, so our employees stay fully informed on all aspects of debt recovery, liquidation, and attachment (of property). Whenever customers of Canon Nederland N.V. are confronted by defaulting debtors, we always refer them to Bierens European Collection Attorneys.” - Peter Noordergraaf / Canon

KLM

“Quality and safety are of paramount importance to KLM. Not just in terms of our own performance, but also in terms of what we expect from our partners. This is why Bierens European Collection Attorneys is a partner of KLM. They have specialized in the field of business-to-business debt collection. Their approach stands for quality, decisiveness, and results, which is exactly what KLM is looking for!” - Ben Blad / KLM

KPN Group

"We are very discerning when it comes to our suppliers. We require reliability from the companies we work with. We have been doing business with Bierens European Collection Attorneys for many years now, and they have never let us down. I know that if Bierens cannot collect the money, nobody can. It gives me peace of mind to work with the best business-to-business debt recovery law firm around. I can rely on Bierens to recover what is due." - Paul Schemkes / KPN Group

Alessi

"Alessi exports 65% of its turnover to more than 60 countries and can count on a network of 5000 points of sale. In particular, direct delivery takes place to thousands of shops in Europe, without any intervention. Its capacity to maintain direct contact with clients of various sizes, based in several countries, with different customs and traditions is the strength of our company. However, if there are problems with payments, we need an effective partner to collect our money. That is why we have opted for Bierens and its team of international lawyers who understand the needs of a company like ours and who can adapt as much as possible to any situation." - Dott.ssa Lea Macedoni / Alessi

DB Schenker Logistics

"For more than two years, we have been working in cooperation with Bierens European Collection Attorneys for the debt recovery and advice procedures for large or foreign claims. During this time, we have never been let down by Bierens. We consider quality of paramount importance to our service, and we have noticed that Bierens maintains the same standards throughout the furthest corners of its organisation when it comes to providing service. Bierens European Collection Attorneys is a fine example of ‘promise is promise’ and with its expertise and determination they are capable of making our money reappear. Fortunately, they are also straightforward and tell us when something is not feasible. In addition, the workshops are part of the added value Bierens European Collection Attorneys brings us. In a word, the cooperation with Bierens we had intended has grown into something of great value, and we are happy to continue this for quite some time to come." - Peter Bak / DB Schenker Logistics

ThyssenKrupp Materials

“Ever since 1965, Bierens has been the partner of ThyssenKrupp concerning credit risk management. Our relation with Bierens is based on trust, honesty, commitment, and pleasant and personal interaction. Bierens handles the debt recovery matters with a lot of passion and professionalism, but there where necessary, it also knows how to respect our rapport with our customers. Bierens employees can be contacted directly and are easily accessible, making for good teamwork.” - Ton Lathouwers / ThyssenKrupp Materials Nederland

Ferro Corporation 

“Ferro Corporation is very pleased with the successful outcome of our claim with a certain debtor client that was handled by the Bierens Group. Thanks to the diligent efforts of Stefan de Beer and staff, Ferro Corporation received payment in full for our claim which was in excess of 500,000 Euros. The Bierens Group has proven their value many times over in managing our international claims and we will continue to utilize and highly value their legal expertise when the need arises in the future.” - Richard Jude Matis​ / Ferro Corporation

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Staples

“Staples is the largest office supplies company in the world. We have the second largest eCommerce website, and we are a reliable partner in offering office solutions. Staples is present in more than 26 countries! We are active all over the world, which has shaped our working methods. As we grew, our commitment to the community and the environment we operate in has increased too. Bierens European Collection Attorneys is an important partner to Staples' advantage with reference to our credit risk management. It is good and a pleasure to be able to hand over matters and files which are difficult to collect to Bierens. In our experience, the cases are handled well, efficiently, and with good results. Thus, we see moneys coming in which we would have had to write off otherwise. We are very pleased with the Bierens approach. The advice we have received, has been of assistance in our job, and we view this as a significant supplementation. We will always recommend to both third parties and to all our branches at home and abroad that they hand their matters to Bierens European Collection Attorneys.” - Kitty Berendsen / Staples