Bureau Moerdijk

Bureau Moerdijk is a niche law firm that focuses on asset managers and their clients. It is located in Amsterdam and has an international practice.


Bureau Moerdijk was founded by Erna Moerdijk. Erna is pragmatic and efficient. She has advanced knowledge of the investment management industry and combines legal expertise with tailor-made services and clear language. Before launching Bureau Moerdijk in 2010 Erna worked as a lawyer at Stibbe in Amsterdam and Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly in Brussels.


Bureau Moerdijk offers comprehensive services, including:

  • Fund formation and other asset management structures
  • Restructuring and liquidity solutions
  • Strategic advice to asset managers and investors
  • Financial supervision and compliance advice and support
  • Project-based work for fund managers, other asset managers and their advisors


Erna has a proven track record. Clients range from first-time managers with a focus on blended finance structures and ESG & Impact to seasoned asset managers with several investment strategies and asset classes.

  • BiD Capital Partners
    Fund formation blended finance
  • Cordaid Investment Management
    Fund formation blended finance and restructuring
  • Triodos Investment Management
    Project-based work for investment funds in Luxembourg and the Netherlands
  • Sell-side advisory to AutoKing shareholders EMF and PERA in exiting to
  • Project-based work for launch of private equity fund-of-funds and real estate fund
  • EMF Capital Partners (Jersey)
    Fund formation and strategic advice


  • Board Member/Secretary of Stichting Impact-Linked Finance Fund (
  • Certificate in ESG Investing of the CFA Institute for investment management specialists.