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Dispute Resolution

5 ranked lawyersBand 1NetherlandsEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Highly skilled corporate and commercial litigation team with particular expertise acting for clients on competition damages claims. Highly sought after by financial institutions for advice on banking and securities litigation, as well as bankruptcy damages proceedings. Strong presence in contractual and shareholder disputes, involving both litigation and arbitration. Represents multinational corporates from the oil and gas industry in professional liability proceedings.

Strengths

Clients enjoy working with the team, one enthusing that it is "a pleasure to work with," and reporting that the lawyers offer "good strategic thinking and are very responsive."

Clients also value the firm for its commercially oriented approach, one underlining its "pragmatic and client-friendly advice" and highlighting that the lawyers are "outstanding at looking several months and years ahead and understanding that many issues need to be decided from a strategic angle."

Work highlights

Advised MAN Truck & Bus as defendants on a cross-border cartel follow-on damages case.

Notable practitioners

Fons Leijten advises on conflicts spanning class action proceedings to commercial disputes. Energy multinationals form a notable portion of his client roster. His track record in contentious cases is well reputed among sources, one deeming him "a very experienced litigator."

Gertjan Boekraad advises clients from the automotive and financial services sectors on commercial disputes, professional liability claims and insolvency disputes.

Jeroen Kortmann maintains a caseload of high-stakes cross-border disputes. He is well placed to act on competition and cartel damages claims. Clients extol his advocacy, one emphasising his "outstanding eloquence," while another interviewee calls him "a very strong defence lawyer."

Tim de Greve 's remit includes damages claims, contractual disputes and criminal investigations. His meticulousness draws praise from interviewees, one suggesting that "he knows the matter by heart," before explaining: "He looks at all the arguments that can possibly be raised."

Toni van Hees has a diverse client list encompassing sectors such as financial services and energy. He represents clients in professional liability disputes, as well as securities litigation and contentious environmental law matters.

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Members

Kortmann, Jeroen (Head of Department)

Leijten, Fons (Head of Department)

Boekraad, Gertjan

Boersen, Simon

de Greve, Tim

Didden, Niels

Hijink, Steven

Katan, Branda

Kuijpers, Matthijs

Nijkamp, Daisy

Rijkers, Daphne

van Hees, Toni

van Hemel, Winfried

Vos, Petra

Dispute Resolution

Stibbe

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Location

Beethovenplein 10

Amsterdam

North Holland

Netherlands

1077 WM

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Netherlands

Dispute Resolution


Fons Leijten
Band 1
Gertjan Boekraad
Band 4
Jeroen Kortmann
Band 1
Tim de Greve
Band 3
Toni van Hees
Band 3