Europe Netherlands TMT: IT & IT Outsourcing
Rankings overview for Departments
- Eva Visser Project Moore9 Years Ranked
- Jeroen Koëter Project Moore9 Years Ranked
- Joris Willems NautaDutilh9 Years Ranked
- Lieneke Viergever Project Moore9 Years Ranked
- Louis Jonker Van Doorne9 Years Ranked
- Reinoud Westerdijk Kennedy Van der Laan4 Years Ranked
- Roelien Van Neck Bird & Bird10 Years Ranked
- Thomas de Weerd Houthoff9 Years Ranked
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1BrinkhofTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years RankedBrinkhof has a standout reputation across the full range of the TMT sector, in particular offering market-leading expertise in matters concerning data protection, media law and technology regulations. The firm advises on a number of high-profile and contentious data privacy matters, including the right to be forgotten, data breaches, the processing of data of minors and the use of website cookies. Additionally, the firm acts on data exchanges and the use of data in live streaming, as well as advising on regulatory compliance and impact assessments. Brinkhof is a popular choice with media sector clients, representing them in highly publicised litigation concerning disinformation, defamation and freedom of information, as well as disputes relating to jurisdictional issues. The team advises clients on media regulations and drafting contracts. Brinkhof is also highly sought after for IT outsourcing matters, including licensing agreements and contract negotiations, but also in litigation proceedings. The law firm also handles matters in the telecommunications sector, including compliance with both Dutch and EU regulations and the rollout of 5G and broadband networks. Additionally, team members represent clients in licence fee disputes. 1Kennedy Van der LaanTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years RankedKennedy Van der Laan boasts market-leading expertise in several areas of TMT, particularly regarding media regulations and IT outsourcing. The law firm handles a number of high-profile media disputes relating to the publication of misinformation, defamation claims and advertising litigation. The team is also highly esteemed for its work in the technology sector, advising on outsourcing and procurement agreements, the launch of new platforms, opening new data centres and licensing contracts. Kennedy Van der Laan also represents clients in contentious matters, including disputes with suppliers. It also acts on data privacy matters, advising clients on the use of biometric data and data sharing agreements, as well as representing clients regarding alleged breaches of GDPR. 1Van DoorneTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years RankedVan Doorne is one of the top firms in the Netherlands for data protection issues and technology sector mandates. It represents both public and private sector clients in negotiations for IT outsourcing agreements, supply agreements and cloud management contracts. The team also represents clients in public tender processes and contentious matters. Its expertise is enhanced by its impressive data protection offering, assisting with compliance, data breach notifications and data processing agreements. The team also advises clients on investigations by the Data Protection Authority and the disclosure of personal data during criminal investigations.
2Project MooreTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 2 | 9 Years RankedProject Moore is a boutique law firm with a notable offering in both IT and data protection matters. The team has particular expertise in advising clients on technology procurement, as well as IT contracts and other agreements. It also represents clients in contentious matters, such as litigation concerning IT contracts and investigations into data breaches. Additionally in the area of data protection, team members advise on compliance with GDPR, Schrems II and binding corporate rules, as well as data sharing regulations. 2StibbeTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 2 | 14 Years RankedStibbe has a strong focus on both contentious and non-contentious IT matters. The law firm advises clients on IT contractual matters, including supply and outsourcing agreements, and procurement mandates, as well as representing clients in disputes relating to failed IT projects and other litigation. The team also acts for public sector clients. 2Vondst Advocaten N VTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 2 | 12 Years RankedVondst Advocaten is recognised for its solid offering across a range of IT matters, including often advising pension funds and technology sector companies on IT procurement, outsourcing and contractual matters. The law firm also represents clients in litigation regarding failed IT projects and in licensing disputes, as well as advising on regulatory matters, including e-signatures and the developments of new apps.
3Bird & BirdTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 3 | 15 Years RankedBird & Bird enjoys an outstanding reputation in the telecommunications sector. The firm assists clients with contentious and non-contentious matters regarding the rollout of the fibre network in the Netherlands, as well as representing clients in litigation concerning access tariffs and obligations. The team advises clients from the technology and telecommunications sectors on compliance with EU telecoms regulations, such as the Electronic Communications Code. Team members act for clients on spectrum auctions and infrastructure issues. In addition to its strength in the telecommunications sector, Bird & Bird represents clients in media sector disputes relating to freedom of information and defamation claims. On the non-contentious side, the team advises on broadcasting and production agreements and applications for licences. Team members additionally assist technology sector clients with commercial agreements and contract negotiations, as well as with matters involving blockchain technology and e-commerce. 3HouthoffTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 3 | 15 Years RankedHouthoff has a strong focus on e-commerce matters, as well as assisting with regulatory compliance and consumer protection mandates. It has a number of clients from the automotive industry. The law firm also represents clients in a number of IT sector disputes, including over liability for failed projects. 3Van Benthem & KeulenTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 3 | 7 Years RankedVan Benthem & Keulen advises clients on IT outsourcing contracts, licensing agreements, IT procurement tenders and technology development agreements. The law firm also represents clients in technology sector disputes. Additionally, the firm assists in relation to the regulations for autonomous vehicles.
- Allen & Overy LLPTMT: IT & IT Outsourcing2023 | Band 3