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Van Oosten Schulz De Korte Advocaten

Netherlands > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation Tier 5

Under the leadership of Jurjen De Korte, Van Oosten Schulz De Korte Advocaten continues to advise clients on international litigation and arbitration, with a focus on the commercial sector. The practice is well known for civil, criminal and white-collar defence matters, which brings niche expertise in related areas.

Practice head(s):

Jurjen de Korte

Other key lawyers:

Harro Schulz; Geertjan van Oosten


‘Hard-hitting, always delivering, very responsive and exceptionally smart’.

‘Any opponent is ill-advised to underestimate this team, and we always enjoy working with them on a variety of matters’.

‘Exceptionally active on Corona-related matters, such as a number of high-profile actions against the State related to Covid-testing and an application to the Supreme Court on corona-induced rent reductions’.

‘The agile and close-knit boutique of OSK has clearly made great strides during the pandemic’.

‘OSK has remained modest, even though they play in the big league’.

‘They genuinely enjoy their work and are keen to deliver and win’.

‘They have proven to be game changers in difficult matters’.

‘Jurjen de Korte is an excellent and seasoned disputes lawyer, and very experienced with international clients particularly from the CIS-region; a sharp and independent thinker, and an absolute pleasure to work with’.

Key clients

Hudson’s Bay Company

Promsvyaz Capital



Louis Dreyfus Company

Turkish Airlines

Kenya Airways



IB Capital FX

Work highlights

  • Acting for Hudson’s Bay Company in numerous proceedings before the Dutch courts relating to claims by landlords following the bankruptcy of its Dutch business.
  • Acting for Promsvyaz Capital in defence of an application to enforce two Russian court judgements awarding RUB 40bn and $505m Promsvyazbank.
  • Representing the US Receiver and investors in IB Capital FX to collect more than $51m following an alleged online foreign currency trade fraud and to pursue claims against ING for damages due to KYC failures.

The firm: Van Oosten Schulz De Korte Attorneys at Law focuses on corporate and commercial advice, litigation and arbitration and transactional work. Some of the commercial lawsuits and arbitrations that we handle are extremely large and immensely complex. The founders of our firm have a wealth of (international) experience in dispute settlement and sanction law, business- and corporate law, commercial contracts and transactional work.

Our offices are at Vondelstraat 41 in Amsterdam. For an appointment or more information, visit our website at, call +31(0)20-60 60 680 or send an email to

Sanction Law Geertjan van
M&A, Private Equity, Corporate Law and Commercial Contracts Harro
Litigation and Arbitration Jurjen de
Harro Schulz photo Harro SchulzPartner
English (fluent)