Mr Marc Wintgens > AKD > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

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Real Estate / Construction




Marc Wintgens is a partner and member of the board at AKD. His fields of expertise are private construction and real estate law. Marc focuses on complex cases involving government bodies and private parties. He is a leading specialist in sectors such as construction, infrastructure, energy, care, project development and real estate.

Marc has become a specialist in the drafting of, and litigating on, complex construction law contracts. He advises during the design, construction, financing, maintenance and/or the management of large building projects and draws up the necessary contracts. He has, for example, already done this for integrated projects, non-residential works, infrastructural projects (onshore and offshore), large-scale residential and non-residential construction.

Marc has written a variety of publications and is the (co-)author of various books. Marc also lectures in construction and real estate law at Utrecht University.

In the field of real estate law Marc focuses on (international) real estate transactions, project development and related contracts, such as public-private partnerships. In that context he has conducted negotiations and drawn up contracts in extremely complex and extensive real estate developments.

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Real estate

(Leading individuals)

Marc WintgensAKD

AKD provides ‘great knowledge’ and is ‘truly supportive in realising the objective’. It draws on expertise from its construction, project management, and environmental and planning law experts to offer broad expertise in relation to landmark real estate projects, disputes and general advisory matters. Marc Wintgens and Sven Billet head the team. Taco de Lange is a real estate notary. Frenk Huisman, who recently joined as partner from Baker McKenzie, was previously based in the Middle East, where he gained experience in property development and projects in various sectors. Martijn Jongmans joined from Banning NV.

Netherlands > Construction

(Leading individuals)

Marc WintgensAKD

AKD ‘belongs to the best law firms in the Netherlands in the field of construction’. It advises on national and international mandates, including contentious and non-contentious matters. Its multidisciplinary team includes experts in litigation and arbitration, real estate, construction, project finance, public-private partnerships (PPPs), environmental and planning law. Marc Wintgens, who focuses on private construction and real estate law, heads the team alongside Sven Billet. Frenk Huisman joined as a partner from Baker McKenzie and brings expertise in  property development and projects work; he has previously been based in the Middle East. Jeanette Luijten was promoted to the partnership.

Netherlands > Project finance and PFI

AKD‘s real estate and project finance team is led by Eindhoven-based Marc Wintgens, an ‘excellent PFI/PPP lawyer. He has a very good market reputation for healthcare PPP projects, as a result of his involvement in Mobility PPP, the first PPP contract for parking and the Zuyderland Hospital PPP, the first-ever PPP in the healthcare sector in the Netherlands. Taco De Lange is active in real estate refinancing, as is Julian Versmissen.