Philip ter Burg > Buren > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

WTC - Tower Seven Level 14
Strawinskylaan 1441
1077 XX Amsterdam

Work Department

Commercial Contracting, Dispute Resolution, IP & IT, Agriculture, China


Philip ter Burg, partner and lawyer, specializes in international trade, intellectual property and litigation. He advises (inter)national clients on a wide range of issues and is frequently involved in complex (cross border) transactions. Philip has a wealth of experience in (inter)national litigation, representing companies with regard to distribution and agency agreements.


English and Dutch


Member of the IBA, the Dutch Dutch Transport Law Association, the Corporate Litigation Association and is a former board member of the International Trade Chapter of the Dutch Bar Association.


After having completed his studies in Dutch law (business law) at Leiden University in 1988, Philip received a postgraduate qualification (LL.M) in international business law from Queen Mary College, University of London (1989).

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

Buren holds a unique position thanks to its offices in Amsterdam and The Hague, as well as in Beijing and Shanghai, enabling the firm to specifically represent both Chinese and Dutch companies in cross-border litigation. The firm has expanded its scope to include corporate governance disputes, shareholder litigation, and post M&A-related conflicts. Philip ter Burg, Jan Holthuis, and Paul Josephus Jitta jointly lead the practice. Li Jiao is also noted for her experience in insurance subrogation claims.