Our people

Floris Kaptein

Senior Associate

  • Profession
    Advocaat, admitted to the Bar in the Netherlands in 2016
  • Expertise
    Litigation, Supreme Court Litigation
  • Languages
    Dutch, English, French, German
  • Education
    University of Groningen (LL.B, LL.M., Ph.D), University of Edinburgh


Floris specialises in corporate, commercial and Supreme Court litigation, representing Dutch and international clients at all levels of the judiciary in the Netherlands. Floris was formerly part of De Brauw’s Corporate practice group, where he advised corporate borrowers and lenders on multi-jurisdictional financing arrangements.


Before joining De Brauw, Floris was a researcher and lecturer on private law at the University of Groningen. He obtained his Ph.D in 2016.


Floris lectures at the VU University Amsterdam, and publishes on property law and insolvency law topics. Floris is admitted to the Supreme Court Bar.

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