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Pot Jonker Advocaten
Nieuwe Gracht 124
2011 NM Haarlem
Netherlands

Netherlands > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation Tier 5

Pot Jonker Advocaten stands out for its Supreme Court capabilities and is well known for handling disputes in the areas of franchising, public procurement, directors’ and officers’ liability and IT agreements. Floris Diepraam heads the team with considerable experience in corporate and commercial litigation.

Practice head(s):

Floris Diepraam

Other key lawyers:

Robbert Boesveld; Babette Blaisse-Verkooijen

Testimonials

‘I value the lawyers because of their honest interest in their client’.

‘The team and individual staff are able to quickly get to the heart of the matter and make it clear in various ways so that any stakeholder from any background is able to understand what a potential dispute is about’.

‘Agreements are always kept and a lot is done to manage expectations’.

‘The employees are easy to reach and approachable’.

”They are able to describe complex legal issues in a simple manner’.

‘Floris Diepraam is a one of a kind lawyer that is truly interested in the company and its strategies’.

‘Floris Diepraam is cost-effective, pragmatic and very keen on the details’.

‘Very approachable, fast and accurate’.

Key clients

ABN AMRO Bank

BEL Combination (Organisational combination of municipalilties Blaricum, Eemnes and Laren)

Centraal Beheer

Dutch Flower Group

Haarlemmermeer (municipality)

Klooster Euphrasia/ Zusters van O.L.V. van Liefde van de Goede Herder

Nunspeet (municipality)

Q-Park

Randstad

Royal Ahold Delhaize (Albert Heijn, Etos, Gall & Gall)

Royal BAM Group

Royal PostNL

Selmers

Snap-on Tools

PreZero (formerly Suez)

Vattenfall

VBM Ontwikkeling

Work highlights

  • Acted as legal advisors and litigators for the Royal PostNL group in a wide range of civil proceedings.
  • Represented Q-Park since 2015 in many cases of unfair competition by the Dutch government.
  • Advised and assisted Royal Ahold Delhaize and its Dutch operating companies (e.g. Albert Heijn, Gall & Gall, Etos, Ahold European Sourcing) in a range of civil proceedings.

Netherlands > Employment Tier 5

Haarlem-based Pot Jonker Advocaten handles both contentious and non-contentious employment matters for a mix of domestic and international clients. Managing partner Muriel Middeldorp  and Hester Tonino head the practice.

Practice head(s):

Muriel Middeldorp; Hester Tonino

Testimonials

‘Thorough, yet still a pragmatic team of lawyers’.

‘Hester Tonino is skilled, a good listener and is client friendly’.

‘Outstanding legal expertise, with good cooperation/collaboration with the client’.

‘The team and individual staff are able to quickly get to the heart of the matter and make it clear in various ways so that any stakeholder from any background is able to understand what a potential dispute is about’.

‘Agreements are always kept and a lot is done to manage expectations’.

‘The employees are easy to reach and approachable’.

‘They are able to describe complex legal issues in a simple manner’.

‘I truly appreciate the Pot Jonker team in the way they give clear and straight forward advice’.

Key clients

ADP

Apotheek der Haarlemse Ziekenhuizen

Atalmedial

Cementbouw

Congregratie van OLV van Liefde van De Goede Herder in Nederland (congregetion)

Danish Crown Netherlands

Dutch Flower Group

Fluor

Township Haarlemmermeer

Grünenthal

De Hartekampgroep

HVO Querido

Hoyng Rokh Monegier

HDI Global Specialty

House of E&J Couture

Kennemerhart

Royal Kampert en Helm Rotaform

Levensmiddelenhuis NL

Lyceo Onderwijsgroep

Nestlé (NL)

Société des Produits Nestlé (CH)

Nieuw Unicum

Oldenburg Bonsel

Orthoclinics (the Knee Clinic)

PPG Coatings

RedWave (formerly USG Energy)

RIBW K/AM

Royal Ahold Delhaize (Albert Heijn)

Stadsschouwburg/Philharmonie (Theatre)

Streeklaboratorium voor de Volksgezondheid Kennemerland

Vereniging Bedrijfstak Zorg

Viva! Zorggroep

Zorgbalans

Partner in ambitions: Pot Jonker Advocaten is a law firm with around 25 highly competent lawyers specialising in a range of disciplines. Since 1930, from our office in Haarlem (Greater Amsterdam area), we have worked on complex matters for (listed) companies, institutions and branches of government. We distinguish ourselves by providing top quality legal services at competitive rates while using a practical “hands on” methodology. Our lawyers are approachable, flexible and can quickly identify the root of any problem.

We believe in partnership. This means that we work closely with our clients, think proactively with them and invest in sustainable relationships. In this way, we deliver a substantial contribution to the ambitions of our clients.

Full range of legal services: Pot Jonker Advocaten provides a full range of top-quality legal services. The firm is characterized by its highly specialized broad Dutch practice, which includes:

    • commercial litigation
    • corporate, commercial and M&A
    • restructuring and insolvency
    • employment law
    • real estate, public law and public procurement
    • privacy, IT and IP

Additional information
Network: To promote structural, legal and organisational knowledge sharing, we are affiliated with Netlaw. This is the largest national partnership of selected independent law firms in the Netherlands.

Corporate social responsibility: We see our role as a lawyer as a broader role than just providing legal advice. Our wide-ranging social perspective enables us to serve our clients even better. We give concrete expression to our social commitment in various ways. As a partner for social and cultural goals we make an active contribution to cultural and social causes. And to make our work as environmentally friendly as possible we invest in various sustainability measures.

Email firm and cc middeldorp@potjonker.nl and lampe@potjonker.nl

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Commercial Litigation | Corporate, commercial and M&A Floris Diepraamdiepraam@potjonker.nl+31(0)23 5530234
Commercial litigation | Real estate, public law and public procurement Babette Blaisseblaisse@potjonker.nl+31(0)23 5530225
Corporate, commercial and M&A Maarten ten Katetenkate@potjonker.nl+31(0)23 5530269
Restructuring and Insolvency Rocco Muldermulder@potjonker.nl+31(0)23 5530249
Restructuring and Insolvency Peter Ingwerseningwersen@potjonker.nl+31(0)23 5530238
Employment law Muriel Middeldorpmiddeldorp@potjonker.nl+31(0)23 5530235
Employment law Hester Toninotonino@potjonker.nl+31(0)23 5530228
PhotoNamePositionProfile
 Babette Blaisse photo Babette BlaissePartner, Head of the Real estate, public law and public procurement
 Floris Diepraam photo Floris DiepraamPartner, head of the Commercial and Corporate Litigation Department
 Kristianne Horrevorts photo Kristianne HorrevortsLawyer at the Ligitation Department, Real Estate & Procurement and Government &…
 Peter Ingwersen  photo Peter IngwersenPeter is co- head of the Insolvency and Restructuring team. He is…
 Muriel Middeldorp  photo Muriel MiddeldorpManaging Partner Pot Jonker Advocaten/Senior Partner Employment Team
 Rocco Mulder  photo Rocco MulderRocco is co- head of the Insolvency and Restructuring team. He is…
 Hester Tonino  photo Hester ToninoPartner, Head of the Employment Team
 Maarten ten Kate  photo Maarten ten KateLead partner of the Corporate, commercial and M&A department
 Oscar van der Pol photo Oscar van der PolLawyer at the Corporate, Commercial and M&A department and Procurement Law.
Attorneys : 25
Support staff : 15
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