Dirk van den Berg

Partner
Tel:: +31 20 664 5111

"Advises a large number of businesses in the petrol stations sector, on contracts with oil companies and other subjects. He furthermore advises businesses, in particular in the retail sector, in the fields of commercial tenancy law and franchise. Dirk has broad litigation experience, in both preliminary relief proceedings and proceedings on the merits. He litigates when necessary, but also acts as a mediator and always considers the possibilities of a favourable settlement."

The Legal 500 EMEA 2018 recommends act legal The Netherlands as Leading Firm in the category Industry Focus - Retail in tier 2.
The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 recommends act legal The Netherlands as Leading Firm in the category Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation.

Real estate law

Leasing

Franchise

Distribution law

Attorney at law

2000-2018 Attorney at law and since 2000 partner at a leading Dutch law firm.

Additional qualifications as a specialist in insolvency, leasing and mediation.

Member of the Landlord and Tenant Law Practitioners Association.

Member of the Association of Insolvency Lawyers (Insolad).

Member of the Association for Distribution, Franchise and Agency Law (DFA).

Dirk has a regular column in Pompshop, a trade magazine for the petrol station and carwash industry.

Annotator for trade publication ‘Jurisprudentie (voorheen Journaal) Huur & Verhuur’.

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English