European and international law

The lawyer and international law

The Netherlands is renowned for its international trade, both currently and from a historical perspective. Nowadays, this entails a global challenge, with plenty of opportunities for Dutch businesses. When your business activities start to transcend borders, it brings a wave of new legal issues. You then need a partner who has answers to all of the legal questions. The international law lawyers at Van Diepen Van der Kroef know the ins and outs of international treaties and they have a large network at home and abroad. Companies that operate internationally often also need expertise in European law.

Expertise in international law

Our knowledge and experience cover:

  • Mergers & acquisitions, e.g. international acquisitions, participations or joint ventures
  • International conventions such as Vienna Convention, the CMR Convention (international transport law) or the New York Convention for arbitrations
  • International legal proceedings or arbitrations
  • International collaborative ventures
  • International contracts, such as purchase and sale agreements, distribution agreements and related purchase and sale conditions
  • International agency agreements
  • Private international law

Do you need legal advice? We would be delighted to help. Contact one of our international law lawyers or our partners Joachim Staab and Dr Wiebke Bonnet-Vogler.

Extensive international network of lawyers, accountants and tax specialists

We have an extensive network around the world. If required, we can recommend or assist people locally who know the local legislation and regulations.

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Do you have a question or do you want more information, our specialists respond quickly and are always available.