Mr Martijn van de Hel > Maverick Advocaten N.V. > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Maverick Advocaten N.V.


Martijn van de Hel has comprehensive experience of European and Dutch competition law. He has advised businesses in many sectors on different forms of collaboration such as joint ventures, distribution and franchise agreements and purchasing combinations. He also has considerable experience in leniency applications and with dawn raids and cartel investigations by the Authority for Consumers & Markets (ACM) and the European Commission. He is an experienced advisor on cartel-related damage claims (follow-on claims). Martijn has advised many businesses and public bodies on state aid and unfair competition from the government. He has supported many companies in notifying the ACM and the European Commission of mergers or takeovers. He lectures frequently at seminars and training institutes and has penned numerous articles. Martijn was a partner at Boekel De Nerée before becoming a co-founder of Maverick Advocaten N.V.


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Netherlands > EU and competition

(Leading individuals)

Martijn van de HelMaverick Advocaten N.V.

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.

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 > Industry focus: healthcare and life sciences

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.