Ms Ellen Soerjatin > Evers Soerjatin > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Evers Soerjatin


attorney-at-law/of counsel


As a corporate governance specialist, Ellen represents her clients in inquiry proceedings before the Dutch Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Appellate Court, in D&O liability litigation, corporate disputes, and professional liability matters. She frequently acts on appointment by the Enterprise Chamber in inquiry proceedings as investigator, administrator of shares or temporary supervisory director. Ellen litigates before civil, disciplinary and arbitration courts and she also acts as corporate mediator. Besides working as a lawyer Ellen holds several additional (inter alia supervisory board) positions, she is a lecturer for the Grotius expert educational program “Corporate Litigation”.

2021: of counsel, Evers Soerjatin; 2018: co-founding partner, Evers Soerjatin; 2016: founding partner Soerjatin dispute resolution; 2011: partner at Stek; 2008: board advisor Dutch Health Care Authority; 1993: partner/practice head litigation practice group (2003) DLA Piper.


Dutch, English, French


Corporate Litigation Association
Business Mediation Association
Financial Reporting Association
Rimari Foundation (foundation for officers appointed by the Enterprise Chamber)


Dutch law/French language and literature, University of Utrecht (1993)
Mediation training, Conflict Mediation Centre (2007)
Post doc Company and corporate law, Grotius Academy (2002)

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

As a specialist firm in complex corporate and commercial disputes, Evers Soerjatin frequently represents clients before the specialised Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal and is involved in high-profile matters leading to landmark decisions. Department co-head Marcel Evers represents directors and shareholders in corporate disputes and urgent crisis situations, routinely litigating before the Enterprise Chamber and civil court. Co-head Stein van Thiel also handles insolvencies, take-over disputes and mass claims relating to cartel cases. Jessica De Rooij is the go-to for collective actions, while Jonas Verheul acts on behalf of directors and lawyers in professional liability cases, and newly promoted partner Jasper Wonders focuses on high-profile commercial disputes. Counsel Ellen Soerjatin is a key contact for inquiry proceedings before the Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal, D&O liability claims and corporate disputes.