Robert specialises in dispute resolution with a focus on commercial litigation. He advises Dutch and international companies on large-scale disputes and represents clients in legal proceedings. Robert has a broad practice with an emphasis on contract law, liability law and procedural law, and he works on complex matters, such as cross-border and mass claim litigation. In addition to his litigation work, Robert regularly advises clients in contracting matters. He also lectures on procedural law and contracting at the University of Amsterdam, and at De Brauw's in-house training programme for junior associates.

Since joining De Brauw in 2016, Robert has also gained experience in national and cross-border M&A transactions.


  • Profession

    Advocaat, admitted to the bar in the Netherlands in 2016

  • Languages

    Dutch, English

  • Education

    University of Utrecht (LL.B, LL.M)

    University of Amsterdam

    Columbia Law School

  • Additional positions

    Lecturer on Litigation, University of Amsterdam

    Lecturer on Legal Contract Drafting, University of Amsterdam

    De Brauw Works Council member (2019 - 2021)