Ms Marijn (M.E.) Kingma > Höcker Advocaten > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Höcker Advocaten
APOLLOLAAN 153 1077 AS Amsterdam
PO BOX 74654
1070 BR AMSTERDAM
Netherlands

Work Department

IP & IT, Media & Marketing

Position

Partner since 1 January 2019. Practice areas: Intellectual Property, Information Technology, Media & Marketing, Data Protection, Litigation. Marijn is an incisive attorney with a wide range of interests. She enjoys getting stuck into intricate cases and takes a particular interest in matters of Public Interest, but she also enjoys pulling out all the stops during negotiations or in interim relief proceedings. She represents a wide range of clients that includes collective management organisations, software developers, international entertainment companies and NGOs.

Career

Marijn joined Höcker Advocaten and was admitted to the bar in 2013. Before that, she was a clerk for the Discrict Court of Amsterdam.

Languages

English, Dutch, French

Memberships

International Association of Entertainment Lawyers (IAEL), Dutch Copyright Law Association (VvA), Dutch Association for Travel & Law (VRR), co-author of the IEC handbook on intellectual property law

Education

University of Amsterdam and Columbia Law School

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Industry focus: Media and entertainment

(Next Generation Partners)

Marijn KingmaHöcker Advocaten

Höcker Advocaten advises on a range of transactional, advisory and contentious matters in the media entertainment space, as well as handling IT and data protection matters in the area. The firm is particularly well known for advising on collective management of rights and acts for music, audio-visual and literary rights collecting societies in a range of other issues. Strengths of the practice include strategic advice, litigation, licensing negotiations, contractual and tariff disputes, and corporate governance. Jacqueline Seignette acts for national and international clients in the entertainment and IT sectors. She leads the team, which includes ‘extremely knowledgeable media and entertainment lawyer’ Marijn Kingma and Joep Meddens, who focuses on advertising and collective rights law.

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

(Next Generation Partners)

Marijn KingmaHöcker Advocaten

Höcker Advocaten has an established reputation in relation to acting for collective rights organisations with cases that have have resulted in industry-wide settlements of copyright issues. Jacqueline (J.M.B.) Seignette  who is the chair of the Dutch Copyright Association heads the team that includes Joep (J.W.A.) Meddens  and Marijn (M.E.) Kingma , both of whom are notable for their copyright expertise. The team also handles a range of trade mark infringement cases and anti-piracy matters for international entertainment companies.