Wiert Jan


Insolvency & Restructuring, Real Estate & Construction, Corporate Law, Litigation

About Wiert Jan Berghuis

Wiert Jan Berghuis specialises in insolvency law and real estate. He advises companies on restructuring, bankruptcy and directors' liability. The Amsterdam District Court regularly appoints him as a trustee in bankruptcies. His expertise in corporate law serves him well in this work.

Wiert Jan also advises and litigates on a variety of property-related issues, often on the instructions of property managers or larger landlords. He is also experienced in drafting and reviewing agreements and seizing assets.

Wiert Jan grew up in the north of the Netherlands and previously worked as a lawyer for several years in corporate law. A boxer in his spare time, he knows all about perseverance, being on the receiving end and dishing it out. This makes Wiert Jan your ideal sparring partner.

Assisted mergers / acquisition

Dane supermarkets
Deen Supermarkets sells stores to Albert Heijn, Vomar Voordeelmarkt and Dekamarkt

VDVDK assisted Vomar Voordeelmarkt in the purchase of 22 stores of the North Holland supermarket chain Deen. The other stores have been taken over by Albert Heijn and Dekamarkt.

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Insolvency & Restructuring, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions
Japanese desk, Corporate law, M&A / Mergers and acquisitions
Wirt Jan
Mountain House
Insolvency & Restructuring, Real Estate & Construction, Corporate Law, Litigation

Areas of law / specialisms

Financial insolvency and restructuring
Real Estate & Construction
Corporate Law
attorney, partner
Lawyer since
Dutch, English
Areas of law
Insolvency & Restructuring, Real Estate & Construction, Corporate Law, Litigation


  • Dutch Law, majoring in Business Law and Private Law at the University of Groningen

Examples of work

  • Advising and litigating on a variety of rental issues, such as subletting (including Airbnb), eviction and rent increases.
  • Advising companies in connection with restructurings.
  • Drafting and reviewing agreements.
  • Trustee in various bankruptcies.

Memberships and ancillary activities

  • JIRA Association (Young Insolvency Lawyers)
  • VJOJ Association (Young Real Estate Lawyers)

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