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Pieter Stuijt

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Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn NV


Pieter Stuijt is an attorney since 1986 he previously worked in London and Paris and came to Pels Rijcken in 1993. He has unique litigation experience in construction and procurement disputes both in arbitration before the Arbitration Board for Construction and in proceedings before the Dutch civil courts. With his team he handles over 90 procurement proceedings each year. This is a major part of all procurement disputes in the Netherlands. Practically all of the State’s procurement disputes are handled by him and his fellow practice group members. In addition, he has extensive experience in drawing up and assessing tender documents and construction contracts in high-profile projects and advises the State on construction and procurement regulations used in the Netherlands. He furthermore provides fit for purpose advise in complex questions of public procurement. Pieter is a regular speaker at conferences such as the leading annual Procurement Conference (NEVI/PIANOO) and the annual Best Value Conference. As of 1 January 2018, Pieter is board member of Pels Rijcken.



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Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn NV¬†is judged to be 'unique in its knowledge of the special position of the Dutch public sector and its realistic approach to legal issues' and is¬†well known for its track record representing central and regional government agencies.¬†Mark Birnage¬†heads the practice and led the team advising¬†the Municipality of the Hague on the ‚ā¨14m Spuikwartier concert hall construction project which generated a number of disputes. Some of the standout lawyers include Pieter Stuijt, who combines 'a great sense of humour with extensive knowledge of European procurement law' and 'diplomatic' senior associate Diederik Wolters R√ľckert¬†'whose reasoning is impeccable'.¬†Senior associate¬† Lonneke de Graaf¬†'fiercely argues pleadings';¬†Elisa Palm¬†combines 'charm with keen insights into the market';¬†Christina Muntinghe¬†is also a core member of the team.

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