Mr Jeroen van der Lee > Bird & Bird > The Hague, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Bird & Bird
2596 AW

Work Department

Information technology, Telecoms


Jeroen co-heads the Tech & Comms Group of Bird & Bird in the Netherlands. He is also a member of the Commercial Group.

He advises on complex commercial transactions, particularly in the communications and IT sector. Jeroen is particularly experienced in advising on cross-border outsourcings and other services arrangements; ICT procurement agreements; complex software licensing transactions; and B2B e-commerce projects. His client base includes innovative internet start-ups and listed companies, both Dutch companies and multinationals. Jeroen’s extensive experience in large scale projects means that he understands the issues that arise in such projects and can provide the solutions to resolve these issues.


Jeroen joined Bird & Bird in 2001 as one of the founding lawyers of the office in The Hague and is managing partner of our The Hague office since 2017.


Dutch and English


Netherlands Association of Computer Lawyers (VIRA), Dutch Association for Information Technology and Law (NVvIR)


Jeroen was admitted to the bar in 1995

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Industry focus: Information technology

(Leading individuals)

Jeroen van der LeeBird & Bird

Bird & Bird‘s outstanding comprehensive offer is made possible through its dedicated, internationally-focused team that handles complicated IT projects in conjunction with IP, data protection, cyber security and regulatory expertise. The group also works with entities such as YES!Delft, the high tech incubator and entrepreneur centre of the Delft University of Technology, and is a member of The Hague Security Delta network that focuses on innovations in the area of security. The firm’s social responsibility credentials include its membership of the Forward Foundation, a network that promotes diversity, and its long-established Global Women’s Development Programme to support women on the path to partnership. The well-known Jeroen Van Der Lee and Roelien van Neck  lead the practice which has been further enhanced with the hire of Andrea Chao (from Simmons & Simmons) who has a track record handling data centre projects.