Willeke Kemkers > Greenberg Traurig LLP > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Greenberg Traurig LLP
HIRSCHBUILDING
LEIDSEPLEIN 29 1017 PS
AMSTERDAM
75306
Netherlands

Work Department

IP - Litigation

Position

Associate

Career

Willeke Kemkers is an associate in the IP / Tech department of Greenberg Traurig’s Amsterdam office. She focuses on a broad range of intellectual property issues, including proceedings, drafting of (commercial) contracts and providing advice regarding transactions (mergers and acquisitions). Willeke also has deep knowledge of EU e-commerce regulations and regularly counsels clients with respect to the interpretation and application of the relevant laws.

Furthermore, Willeke counsels clients on a wide range of privacy issues such as data processing agreements, cross-border transfers of data, privacy policies and data breaches. With respect to the coming into force of the GDPR, Willeke prepared clients from many different industries (transport, medical, legal) to be GDPR compliant.

Willeke also has experience with drafting and reviewing IT contracts including hosting (cloud), outsourcing (SaaS, Iaas and Paas) and IT development contracts.

Concentrations
Intellectual property
Data protection and privacy
Commercial contracts
EU e-commerce regulation
IT (hosting, outsourcing, and development)

Capabilities
Intellectual Property Litigation
Intellectual Property & Technology
Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity
Copyright Registration & Licensing
Trademark & Brand Management
Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Admission to Practice
The Netherlands

Languages

Dutch, Native
English, Fluent
Spanish, Fluent
Portuguese, Conversational

Education

  • Professional Training, Dutch Bar Association, 2017
  • Law Firm School, 2016
  • Master of Laws, Intellectual Property Law and Information Law, University of Amsterdam, 2013
  • Exchange Student, Hong Kong University, 2012-2013
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Amsterdam, 2011
  • B.A., European Studies, University of Amsterdam, 2011

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Industry focus: Media and entertainment

(Rising stars)

Willeke KemkersGreenberg Traurig LLP

Netherlands > Intellectual property: trade marks, copyrights and design rights

Greenberg Traurig LLP regularly handles domestic and cross-border disputes related to patents, trade marks and copyright issues. The firm has strong expertise in the media and entertainment sectors. Key clients include Stichting Nederlandse Top 40, Dylan Haegens, and Jennifer Lopez. Practice head Radboud Ribbert is ‘dedicated‘ and ‘highly experienced in complex patent litigation‘. Willeke Kemkers  is also noted and is calm, pragmatic and a pleasure to work with‘. Ribbert, with Kemkers advising alongside, is representing Dutch Top 40 in preliminary relief proceedings against Radio 538.