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Marjolein Geus

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Bird & Bird LLP

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Telecoms, EU and competition, Media and entertainment

Position

Marjolein is co-head of the International Tech & Comms Group of Bird & Bird. She also co-leads the Tech & Comms Group and Regulatory Practice in the Netherlands. With almost 30 years of experience, her practice covers the full range of contentious and non-contentious matters in the communications, postal, information technology (IT) and media sectors. She has extensive knowledge of EU and national regulation and has advised many national and multinational companies in the communications, postal, IT and media sectors on a variety of transactions and commercial contracts. Marjolein has extensive experience in litigation both on a national and European level.

Career

Marjolein joined Bird & Bird in 2001 as one of the founding partners of the office in The Hague. After running the office in The Hague for almost 10 years, she became a member of Bird & Bird's Global Board in 2010. She is the author of a range of national and international publications on national and European telecommunications, postal and media law and she is a frequent speaker on national and international conferences.

Languages

Dutch and English

Member

The editorial board of Mediaforum (Dutch legal magazine on telecommunications law, media law and communications law).

Education

Marjolein was admitted to the bar in 1986.


Netherlands: Industry focus

Telecoms

Within: Leading individuals

Marjolein Geus - Bird & Bird LLP

Within: Telecoms

EU regulatory work and competition are the key pillars of Bird & Bird LLP’s practice; its ‘creative’ electronics patent litigators are also ‘a joy to work with’. Marjolein Geus, Paul Waszink and senior counsel Frank Simons represented Tele2, Vodafone and T-Mobile respectively in competition proceedings relating to unbundled access.

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