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Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn NV
PO BOX 11756


Jordi Bierens joined Pels Rijcken’s IP, Privacy and Media team in 2017. He advises and litigates mainly on copyright, trademark law and the legitimacy of publications in the press. Within these fields of law, he acts on behalf of government agencies, national and international companies and non-profit organisations.

Jordi received his bachelor’s degree in Law & Economics from Leiden University and his master’s degree in Information Law from the University of Amsterdam. Before joining Pels Rijcken, he was a researcher at the Institute for Information Law (IViR) and was associated with the competition practice of a large law firm in Amsterdam for several years. Jordi is an editor of our Supreme Court blog and a member of the Dutch Copyright Law Association (VvA).

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

Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn NV, which is based in The Hague, advises a range of corporate clients but is especially noted for its representation of the Dutch State, a number of Dutch regulatory bodies and universities. It advises, negotiates and litigates on all types of IP up to the Supreme Court and is especially notable for its work in the latter forum. Global firms frequently refer cases to the firm that are destined for the Supreme Court. Sikke Kingma  who spearheads the work, specialises in copyright and media law and is one of a few IP lawyers who is admitted to the Bar of the Dutch Supreme Court. Associate Jordi Bierens is a key member of the team.