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KEIZERSGRACHT 451-1V, 1017 DK AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
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Work +31 20 737 20 66
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Fax +31 20 796 92 22
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Web:
www.envir-advocaten.com/nl

Iris Kieft

Tel:
Work 0031207372066
Email:
Web:
www.envir-advocaten.com
ENVIR Advocaten

Work Department

Environmental law, planning and zoning law, climate change and energy, environmental due diligence

Position

Partner at ENVIR Advocaten. Iris Kieft specialises in environmental law (Seveso/Brzo, PGS, mining, REACH, waste, soil, noise, odour, energy efficiency, water, protection of Natura 2000 areas, protected species), planning and zoning law, and climate change and energy (including emissions trading and energy infrastructure).

Iris Kieft advises companies, developers and government bodies on planning and environmental aspects of development projects, consenting and transactions. She has a particular focus on planning and (environmental) consenting in the Dutch energy & infrastructure and real estate sectors. Her practice includes climate change and sustainable development. She also advises on regulatory and environmental aspects of M&A and real estate transactions and arbitrations.

Career

2018 - today Partner at ENVIR Advocaten
2017-2018 Lawyer at CMS Netherlands
2008-2017 Lawyer at De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
2007 Junior lecturer European law at Radboud University, Nijmegen

Languages

Dutch, English

Member

Dutch Environmental Lawyers Association

Education

2009 Harvard Negotation Summers Workshops, Program on Negotation, Harvard Law School
2006-2008 Master of Laws in International and European Law, Radboud University, Nijmegen
2005-2006 Master of Laws in Comparative Constitutional Law, Central European University, Budapest
2001-2005 Bachelor of Laws in International and European Law, Radboud University, Nijmegen


Netherlands

Environment and planning

Within: Next generation lawyers

Iris Kieft - ENVIR Advocaten

Within: Environment and planning

The ENVIR Advocaten team is appreciated for its 'highly qualified specialists who are very easy to work with' and provide 'truly high standards and more than value for money'. The key partners are Marieke Kaajan, Fleur Onrust and, having recently arrived from CMS, the 'knowledgeable and balanced' Iris Kieft 'who is very good at dealing with authorities'. The team covers all aspects of environmental, planning and zoning law including areas such as nature conservation. It serves a broad range of corporate, energy and government clients. In highlight work, Onrust is leading a team advising Chidda Vastgoed which owns a large plot of land at the Port of Amsterdam; covering both advisory and litigation, the matter involves permits and issues around soil contamination and protected species.

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