Jan Willem de Groot specialises in corporate and commercial litigation (including international), with a particular focus on shareholder disputes, Enterprise Chamber proceedings, liability claims and professional indemnity. He advises businesses, investors and parties in the legal services sector on complex litigation, both locally and internationally.
About Houthoff Buruma
Houthoff Buruma is a long-established Netherlands-based law firm with well over 250 lawyers worldwide (www.houthoff.com). The firm’s lawyers serve a global client portfolio with a strong focus in the areas of corporate, M&A, dispute resolution and finance. The firm’s lawyers, civil-law notaries and tax lawyers offer top-quality legal expertise and an active commitment to remaining on the cutting edge of the latest developments. Our lawyers focus on Dutch and EU legal aspects; however, we have offices in London, Brussels and New York, giving us a local presence in our cross-border work. Houthoff Buruma works on a permanent, non-exclusive basis with law firms in London and New York, as well as with major firms in other global economic centres. Our firm is also the exclusive Lex Mundi firm for the Netherlands. Being a member in this global network of premier law firms gives us access to over 120 jurisdictions around the globe (www.lexmundi.com).
Traditionally Houthoff Buruma is an outgoing firm, one that is early in identifying client needs and market opportunities. Houthoff Buruma has strong ties with Chinese clients and has an extensive practice in Brazil and many African countries. In 2013, the Financial Times recognized the firm for its outstanding China strategy.