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Dirkzwager legal & tax

Insurance

2 ranked lawyersBand 2NetherlandsEurope 2021 View ranking table
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Dirkzwager legal & tax

Insurance

2 ranked lawyersBand 2NetherlandsEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Respected department, with teams based in Arnhem and Nijmegen, advising on a range of professional liability, product liability, construction and D&O claims. Particularly strong acting as defence counsel for prominent Dutch and global insurers on coverage claims. Also assists clients with occupational disease liability claims and loss and damage matters.

Strengths

One client highlights the team's cross-border capabilities: "We find Dirkzwager operates seamlessly in terms of language and cultural barriers. Whenever necessary, the team had all relevant documents translated quickly and efficiently, and thoroughly explained any legal distinctions and cultural factors which might impact the case."

Another client adds simply: "The service is absolutely perfect."

Notable practitioners

Daan Baas is a well-reputed practitioner who focuses on professional liability, product liability and D&O matters. He is frequently sought out by international and domestic insurers for advice on cross-border disputes, including class actions.

Harry Kruitwagen is a respected insurance lawyer who regularly assists insurers and insured companies with liability matters concerning professional and product liability. He often acts on matters involving professional services companies and construction companies.

Department Information

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Overview

The Liability and Insurance department is one of the top three in the Netherlands. We owe this position to the input provided by an expert group of specialised lawyers with a result-orientated approach. The Liability and Insurance department mainly provides advice and litigates for insurance companies and businesses. Commissioned by liability insurers, we also provide services to their insured persons, in other words, to businesses, authorities and private individuals.

Clients

Achmea Schadeverzekeringen (Avéro)

AIG Europe SA

Allianz Benelux N.V.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE

Amlin Insurance SE (MS Amlin)

Aon

ASR

Bovemij

DUPI

HDI Gerling

Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe SE

Marsh

Nationale Nederlanden

QBE Insurance (Europe) ltd

Royal Sun Alliance

TVM

Unigarant

Willis

Zurich Insurance plc

Insurance Department

Dirkzwager legal & tax

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Department location

Velperweg 1

Arnhem

Gelderland

Netherlands

6824 BZ

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Harry Kruitwagen
Band 3