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Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V.

DE CUSERSTRAAT 85A, 1081 CN AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
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Work +31 20 560 0600
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Fax +31 20 560 0500
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Web:
www.eversheds-sutherland.nl
Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V., Koen Weers, de, Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

Koen Weers, de

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Work +31 20 5600 567
Email:
Eversheds Sutherland

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Koen read law with a specialisation in European law at the University of Utrecht and the University of Edinburgh. During his studies he worked at the Dutch Competition Authority and the University of Utrecht. After graduating from the University of Utrecht, Koen taught European Law and competition law at the same university as a junior university lecturer. In 2012/2013 Koen was a blue book trainee at the European Commission. Koen joined Eversheds in 2014.

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Koen is sinds 2014 werkzaam bij Eversheds bij de sectie economisch ordeningsrecht. Koen studeerde Nederlands en Europees recht aan de Universiteit Utrecht en de University of Edinburgh. Na zijn afstuderen is hij enkele jaren werkzaam geweest als junior universitair docent aan de Universiteit van Utrecht. Tevens heeft hij als blue book trainee voor de Europese Commissie gewerkt.

Koen is lid van de Vereniging voor Mededingingsrecht.

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Position

Associate

Languages

Dutch, English

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