Anka Langedijk is a Senior Associate in the Amsterdam Financial Regulatory Practice.
Anka advises on a wide range of financial regulatory related subjects, including crypto-assets, financial instruments and anti-money laundering. She has extensive experience in licence applications and registrations with the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) and the Dutch Central Bank (DNB). In the 2023 edition of the legal 500 rankings, Anka is mentioned as key lawyer for fintech, and banking and finance: financial services regulatory.
Anka joined Osborne Clarke in 2021. She started her career as legal counsel at a trading venue and broker and has worked in the financial regulatory practice of several international and national law firms. She studied at the University of Amsterdam and various foreign universities, such as the University of Vienna and Ghent University. Anka holds master's degrees in Commercial Law (LLM), Trade and Investment Law (LLM) and Law and Economics (MA) and has obtained the Chainalysis Cryptocurrency Fundamentals Certification (CCFC).
From 2015 to 2020, Anka was a board member of networking organization Young Women in Financial Services.
Anka has registered the following principal legal practice area in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister):
- Financial Law
Based on this registration, she is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.