Kees specialises in commercial litigation, particularly mass claims and cartel damage litigation. He acts on behalf of Dutch and international regulated institutions and corporate clients.

Before joining the litigation practice group, Kees was with De Brauw’s Investment Management Group, where he advised financial institutions and corporate and government bodies on financial regulatory law and pension law, and with De Brauw’s administrative law group. In 2017, Kees worked for six months as director of regulatory affairs at a major Dutch car leasing company.


  • Profession

    Advocaat, admitted to the Bar in the Netherlands in 2010

  • Languages

    Dutch, English, German, French

  • Education

    University of Maastricht - Law (PhD)

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - French Language and Culture (BA)

  • Additional positions

    Substitute judge at the Midden-Nederland District Court

    Member of the editorial board of the Dutch private international law journal, Nederlands Internationaal Privaatrecht (NIPR)

    Legal aid volunteer at ASKV/Steunpunt vluchtelingen

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