Mr Ruben Elkerbout > Stek > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Leidseplein 29
1017 PS Amsterdam
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Work Department

Competition & Regulated Markets.


Ruben Elkerbout is partner in our Competition & Regulated Markets team. He advises and represents clients across numerous business sectors from aviation to consumer goods. His specific expertise includes complex multi-jurisdictional cartel litigation, leniency, internal investigations and dawn raids. Ruben also has ample experience with various distribution systems, e-tailing, dominance, state aid procedures and merger control. In addition, Ruben is a trusted advisor in the field of complex regulatory issues involving sector specific legislation.


2008: Stek; 2005: Stibbe.


Dutch, English.


Netherlands Bar.


University of Utrecht, University of Amsterdam (LL.M.).

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > EU and competition

Stek‘s expertise takes in multi-jurisdictional cartel cases, merger control work and strategic advice on vertical competition law among others. Co-lead Ruben Elkerbout is assisting Wrist Ship Supply Group with securing first-phase clearance of its proposed acquisition of Klevenberg Shipping Center.  Berend Reuder joined as a partner in August 2018 from Houthoff, and Linde Bremmer joined in December 2017 from CMS.