Mr Jan van der Grinten > Kennedy Van der Laan > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Kennedy Van der Laan
1014 BG
P.O. Box 58188, 1040HD

Work Department

Administrative Law Group




Jan advises on a broad range of administrative law matters, including hearings, controversial issues with regard to subsidies and media regulation, and freedom of information. He litigates on behalf of governments, institutions and businesses in public and civil proceedings. His practice covers advice and litigation in the field of government liability, supervision and enforcement, environmental law, subsidy cases, public order law and contracts with the government.

Jan is a regular guest lecturer of the master’s program Constitutional and Administrative Law and a lecturer of postgraduate courses at Leiden University. Jan is also a guest annotator of the case law journal AB, he regularly writes for the journals Gemeentestem and Overheid & Aansprakelijkheid, is a member of the Advisory Committee on Constitutionality of the Dutch Bar Association, the Nederlandse Juristen-Vereniging (NJV) en de Vereniging voor bestuursrecht(VAR).


Dutch, English


Member of Netherlands Attorneys Association (NJV)
Member of Association for administrative law (VAR)


Law, University of Utrecht
History, University of Groningen, University of Siena