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

Bird & Bird

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 broad expertise includes a focus on developing technologies, such as AI, robotics, blockchain and distributed ledgers, fintech and the platform economy. Its multidisciplinary approach draws on practitioners who specialise in corporate, dispute resolution and public procurement matters. Jeroen van der Lee handles technology and commercial projects, as well as content digitisation and social media; he jointly heads the team with Roelien van Neck, who focuses on commercial matters in the IT and technology sectors. Tjibbe Douma was a new arrival in early 2021.