Ms Fenna van Dijk > Kennedy Van der Laan > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

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

Corporate Group




Fenna heads the Health Care team of Kennedy Van der Laan.

She has over 10 years of experience in the health care sector. It has been her focus since 2013. She is one of the few attorneys in the Netherlands who combine a corporate background with a full focus on the health care sector.

In a co-production with a consultancy firm, Fenna is currently writing a book which will be published in 2018/Q1 2019 on the legal, fiscal and business aspects of cooperation in the health care sector.



Dutch, English


Member of International Bar Association
Member of Association for Health Law
Member of Association for Compliance in Health Care (VCZ)


Rechten, Universiteit van Amsterdam, 1996
Vennootschaps- en ondernemingsrecht, Grotius, 2002

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Industry focus: healthcare and life sciences

Kennedy Van der Laan has a special focus on mergers and joint ventures together with medical liability and disciplinary actions. The team is a member of Biolegis, the pan-European network of independent law firms with a focus on life sciences. Fenna van Dijk heads the healthcare team and Maarten Schut specialises in IP within the life sciences sector. Meltem Koning advises on corporate and private equity matters. The group advised the Oncode Institute, a new ‘super’ institute combining oncology research from numerous academic hospitals and research institutes. It assisted with its set up and governance, funding negotiations, and complex IP arrangements. In other work includes advising on licensing, R&D collaborations, and patent disputes.