The lawyers

Find out all about the lawyers of Dutch law firm AMS based in Amsterdam.

Sander Schouten

Sander Schouten

Sander both advises and litigates in the areas of corporate law, insolvency law and labor law. He is very experienced in restructuring, reorganization and litigating in complex civil proceedings.

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Hidde Reitsma

Hidde Reitsma

Hidde has a varied consultancy and litigation practice, focusing on corporate law and insolvency law. He frequently acts in proceedings before the Enterprise Chamber of the Court of Appeal in Amsterdam and in cases on directors’ liability. Hidde also advises on drawing up and negotiating contracts, mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures.

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Marco Guit

Marco Guit

Marco is generally described by his clients as motivated and solution-oriented. He advises – and, if necessary, litigates – mainly in the areas of corporate law, contract law, insolvency law, real estate law and construction law.

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Thomas van Vugt

Thomas van Vugt

Thomas' work style is exemplified by a strong commitment to his clients, the ability to act quickly and decisively and cut through red tape. He both advises and litigates in a wide range of civil cases, such as contract law, corporate law, real estate law, commercial tenancy law and debt collection (including drawing up and implementing cut-to-the-bone debt collection strategies).

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Manita Hamberg

Manita Hamberg

Mainta is an attorney for Dutch law firm AMS based and has worked as a lawyer in Amsterdam since 2007. Manita consults, negotiates and litigates in the area of corporate law, in the broad sense, including contract law and law of obligations, and in the fields of intellectual property law (IE), ICT law, employment law and debt collection.

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Hein Hoogendoorn

Hein Hoogendoorn

Hein is an asociate with Dutch law firm AMS since 2013. He previously was employed by a medium-size law firm in The Hague. He focuses on litigating and consulting in the legal areas of corporate law, insolvency law, contract law and debt collection.

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Onno Hennis

Onno Hennis

Onno Hennis (1984) was admitted to the Amsterdam bar in 2009 and joined AMS Advocaten in 2015. Onno obtained his law degree at the University of Amsterdam (cum honore) and the Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany.

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Kes van Meurs

Kes van Meurs

Hein is an asociate with Dutch law firm AMS since 2015. Kes particularly advises, negotiates and litigates in the area of general company law, including contract law and the law of obligations, and in the area of employment law and debt recovery.

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Heleen Ceelen

Heleen Ceelen

Heleen advises and litigates in a variety of matters in the fields of corporate law, employment law, contract law and debt collection.

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Martijn Kesler

Martijn Kesler

Martijn has a broad range of interest, working in the field of corporate law, insolvency law, contract law and debt collection.

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Robert van Ewijk

Robert van Ewijk

Robert advises and litigates in a variety of matters in the fields of real estate (among which matters with owners associations (VVE's), corporate law, contract law and debt collection.

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Patricia Plasier

Patricia Plasier

Patricia Plasier earned her LL.B. in 2011. In January 2012, she started her career as legal assistant at AMS. Among other things, Particia performs literature and case-law studies, prepares letters of demand and writs.

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Ariella Vroom

Ariella Vroom

Ariella Vroom has more than 15 years of experience as insolvency assistant. In this capacitiy, Ariella assisting the official receivers of Dutch law firm AMS in liquidating the assets and settling the liabilities of the insolvent company.

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