Mr Richard van Oerle > NautaDutilh > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

NautaDutilh
BEETHOVENSTRAAT 400
1082 PR AMSTERDAM
PO BOX 7113, 1007 JC AMSTERDAM
Netherlands

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Advisor

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Intellectual property: Patents

NautaDutilh has one of the largest Benelux IP teams; it acts for international/overseas and domestic corporates in an array of industries such as pharmaceuticals, biotech and telecoms. It is also well known for its anti-counterfeiting enforcement practice. Anne Marie Verschuur heads the IP group and co-heads the life sciences team, while professor Charles Gielen (who is now of counsel) is a respected litigator who has been involved in many landmark cases over the years. Richard Van Oerle is also a key team member, as is senior associate Jeroen Boelens who ‘knows his stuff‘ when it comes to patent law. Boelens has a specialism in international technology cases where he advises on regulatory regimes and litigates.

Netherlands > Intellectual property: trade marks, copyrights and design rights

NautaDutilh is home to substantial Benelux IP teams across Brussels, Luxembourg and Amsterdam which benefits the conduct of Benelux-wide litigation. The teams serve clients in an array of sectors from consumer goods and electronics to healthcare and pharmaceuticals and cover the gamut of IP protection issues from oppositions and revocation actions to litigation and anti-counterfeiting measures. The team also provides clients with a range of billing options including fixed fees. Anne Marie Verschuur heads the team in Amsterdam and seasoned litigator Charles Gielen and Richard Van Oerle are other senior practitioners. Counsel Fleur Folmer is experienced in trade marks, industrial designs, copyrights and trade names, in both litigation and advisory (the negotiation of IP agreements).