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

Leidseplein 29
1017 PS Amsterdam
Ruben Elkerbout photo

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 displays strong antitrust litigation experience with a robust knowledge of EU and competition law. The firm’s clientele includes Samsung SDI, L’Oréal, and Simpel. Berend Reuder and Ruben Elkerbout are joint heads of the competition team and Jan Erik Janssen leads the regulated markets team. Also noted is Mattijs Baneke, an ‘impressive associate‘.