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MEENT 94, 3011 JP ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
Tel:
Work +31 10 413 7000
Fax:
Fax +31 10 414 5719
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Web:
www.vantraa.nl
Van Traa Advocaten, Robert Pessers, Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS

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Robert Pessers

Tel:
Work +31 10 22 45 502
Email:
Van Traa Advocaten

Work Department

Airlaw (Aviation), Insurance & Liability

Position

Partner

Career

Robert started his career as a lawyer in 1992, and he joined Van Traa in 1998. In 2013, he qualified as a certified mediator (certified by the British Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution - CEDR).

Robert regularly represents various aviation companies and their insurers in liability cases, and through his work, Robert has built up a substantial aviation law practice at Van Traa. He is a leading practitioner of aviation related litigation, and he has expertise in dealing with legal repercussions of aircraft accidents, including those associated with high-profile incidents.

Further to his focus on aviation law, Robert advises and litigates on company liability, professional liability and insurance law issues. His clients are mostly national and international insurers and companies.

Languages

Dutch, English

Member

Robert is a member of the Dutch Co-Insurance Society (Nederlandse Co-Sociëteit) and the CausaRie Society (Sociëteit CausaRie).


Netherlands

Transport

Within: Leading individuals

Robert Pessers - Van Traa Advocaten

Within: Transport

Transport and insurance boutique Van Traa Advocaten is well-regarded for its ‘considerable knowledge of freight forwarding and shipping matters’. Marc van Maanen acted for a large international warehousing company in defending a multimillion-euro claim in multiple jurisdictions for alleged loss of metals from a Russian warehouse. Robert Pessers is advising Malaysia Airlines and its insurers on the MH17 disaster. Shipping expert Vincent Pool and aviation lead Pessers head the team. Robert de Haan, Olivier Bohmer, Leendert van Hee and Jolien Kruit are other key names.

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