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NautaDutilh

Dispute Resolution

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What the team is known for

Well-reputed team assisting clients from a broad array of industries, noted for its particular strength in the insurance sector. Acts for clients at all levels of the Dutch court system, offering a highly regarded Supreme Court practice, in addition to representing clients in arbitration cases. Esteemed for handling financial law disputes and cartel follow-on damages claims, as well as class actions and environmental law matters. Collaborates with the firm's well-regarded corporate investigations team on allegations of fraud.

Strengths

Clients commend the firm for its pragmatism, one highlighting its "practical but well-founded advice," before calling it "a pleasure to work with: sociable, but also quick response times."

Another underlines the team's client-focused approach, reporting: "They can empathise with the client, and asked us lots of questions about what we felt rather than just telling us what to do."

Work highlights

Represented the Ascom Group and Terra Raf Trans Traiding, along with other investors, as appellants in an arbitral award enforcement case.

Notable practitioners

Freerk Vermeulen is renowned among sources for his work in the Supreme Court, one describing him as "one of the best Supreme Court litigation lawyers." He regularly represents clients from the financial services sector and is well placed to take on cases involving state bodies.

Paul Olden assists clients with an array of contentious matters, including cartel damages proceedings and commercial litigation. An interviewee enthuses that Olden is as "sharp as a razor," while another reports that he is "entrepreneurial and understands needs of his clients."

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Overview

NautaDutilh has the largest litigation practice of all law firms in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. Our litigation practice has formed the pillar of NautaDutilh since its establishment in 1724. We have, as our rankings testify, nationally and internationally recognised specialists in all areas of law. Our lawyers act for corporate and financial clients, whether representing the plaintiff or the defendant. We represent clients in all tiers of the judicial system; the district court, high court, the Supreme Court as well as in the national and international arbitration systems.

For more information: https://www.nautadutilh.com/en/our-expertise/services/litigation


Members

Krzeminski, Kasper

Malanczuk, Philip

Olden, Paul

Overkleeft, Frans

Rumora-Scheltema, Barbara

Van de Hel-Koedoot, Mirjam

Vermeulen, Freerk

Dispute Resolution

NautaDutilh

firm
Location

Beethovenstraat 400,

1082 PR, PO Box 7113

Amsterdam

North Holland

Netherlands

1007JC

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Netherlands

Dispute Resolution


Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation


Freerk Vermeulen
Band 1