Joke Bodewits > Hogan Lovells International LLP > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells International LLP
ATRIUM - NORTH TOWER
STRAWINSKYLAAN 4129
1077 ZX AMSTERDAM PO BOX 545
Netherlands

Work Department

Privacy and Cybersecurity

Position

Partner

Career

When clients need business focused, pragmatic advice in using and protecting data, they turn to Joke Bodewits. Joke understands the legal needs of her clients. As a problem-solving advocate, Joke sees the connections between law and business realities. She has helped clients resolve compliance and enforcement problems with practical solutions and minimal corporate pain.

To her clients, Joke is known to act as a member of the team rather than as an external adviser. She takes a proactive approach. Whether it’s cyber readiness, response to data breaches, global data governance strategies, international data transfers, or interactions with regulators or counterparties, Joke helps clients effectively deal with data issues and data matters that may be challenging for them. She identifies possibilities and risks, associated with innovative solutions. Her clients rely on her to provide frank advice and find solutions to their most difficult problems.

Joke teaches Privacy and Cybersecurity at various legal institutes, including CPO University of Nijmegen and Institute for International Research, and is frequently asked for public speaking engagements.

Languages

Dutch, English

Memberships

Dutch Association for Privacy Law (Vereniging Privacy Recht)

Dutch Bar Association (Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten)

Education

Grotius specialisation course IT law, CPO University of Nijmegen 2013

Corporate Law and Civil Law, University of Groningen, 2005

Leisure

Kite surfing, skiing

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Data privacy and data protection

(Next Generation Partners)

Joke BodewitsHogan Lovells International LLP

The ‘young, innovative, dynamic and professional team‘ at Hogan Lovells International LLP is led by the ‘extremely informed‘ Joke Bodewits, who has ‘surrounded herself with a strong team, including a number of great talents‘ including senior associate Chantal van Dam and associate Benjamino Blok. The group is a key name for complex cross-border mandates as well as multi-jurisdictional litigation; it also handles e-privacy matters and cybersecurity work.

Netherlands > Industry focus: Information technology

Hogan Lovells International LLP has a strong focus on privacy and cybersecurity, and also handles general IT matters and outsourcing. With a strong global network, the firm is well positioned to handle cross-border issues for large multinational clients, including multi-jurisdictional litigation. Joke Bodewits, Ruud van der Velden and Anita de Jong head the team.