Mr Diederik Schrijvershof > Maverick Advocaten N.V. > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Maverick Advocaten N.V.


Diederik has experience in all areas of European and Dutch competition law. Diederik has extensive experience with complex merger control issues, including second phase proceedings at both the European Commission and the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets. He also assisted companies during dawn raids. Diederik submitted leniency applications to these authorities besides working on cartel investigations and proceedings. He advised companies on co-operation and distribution agreements and allegations of abuse of a dominant position. Diederik is familiar with the ins and outs of competition law in various sectors. Seconded to Shell as antitrust counsel he gained experience with competition law in the oil and gas industry. He also has in depth knowledge of the healthcare and pharmaceutical sector. In 2010 and 2011 he was employed as a regulator by the Dutch Healthcare Authority. He is a frequent speaker and contributor to journals on competition law. Diederik is one of the founding partners of Maverick Advocaten N.V


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Netherlands > Industry focus: healthcare and life sciences

(Next Generation Partners)

Diederik SchrijvershofMaverick Advocaten N.V.

Maverick Advocaten N.V. focuses on competition and regulation in the healthcare sector. The firm handles high-end merger proceedings, litigation for healthcare providers in administrative proceedings, and also litigation relating to civil and arbitration proceedings against health purchasers, such as insurers and government bodies. Diederik Schrijvershof and Martijn van de Hel are key names to note.

Netherlands > Industry focus: telecoms

Boutique firm Maverick Advocaten N.V. handles a broad scope of work in the telecoms sector, including investigations initiated by competition authorities. It also advises on regulatory frameworks and data protection and handles administrative proceedings in the telecoms space. Diederik Schrijvershof is of note for competition and merger control matters. Martijn van de Hel handles competition and compliance issues.

Netherlands > EU and competition

With ‘a fantastic niche competition practice’, boutique competition firm Maverick Advocaten N.V. regularly handles large cartel investigations and anti-competitive issues, transactions in regulated markets including merger control proceedings, and competition and regulatory litigation. Key names at partner level include Martijn van de Hel, who acts in cartel investigations and follow-on damages claims; and Diederik Schrijvershof, who is experienced in the agriculture and healthcare sectors.