Lawyers BarentsKrans receive praise in Chambers Global

The 2016 edition of Chambers Global recognizes 4 BarentsKrans lawyers in the global practice areas Intellectual Property and Dispute Resolution. Chambers Global identifies the world’s best lawyers in 190 countries across the world.

Dispute Resolution  – Band 3
William Schonewille is a skilled and experienced financial litigator. Recent work highlights include representing the subordinated bondholders of SNS Bank in a case before the Enterprise Chamber concerning its nationalisation. Clients describe him as “proactive, quick, and able to think outside of the box and come up with new and fresh approaches when needed.”

Martijn van Maanen specialises in corporate and commercial disputes and also has experience representing international clients in cross-border disputes. Recently he assisted Cartel Damages Claim with filing a suit against the principal actors in the paraffin wax cartel. He receives praise from clients: “He did an excellent job and his performance in court was excellent; this guy really knows what he is talking about.”

Intellectual Property: Patent – Band 3
Intellectual Property: General – Mostly Trade Mark/Copyright – Band 5

Marleen Van den Horst is described as “inventive, proactive, skilled,” as well as “highly personable and technically very able.” She specialises in patent litigation, particularly in the life sciences and technology fields.

Jaap Bremer has considerable experience in patent and trade mark litigation, especially in the retail and pharmaceutical sectors. Clients say he “gets good results and always seeks out even the smallest details.”