Hetty de Rooij
Hetty is a senior associate in the Commercial Contracts team of BarentsKrans. She advises and represents clients in complex contractual and non-contractual disputes before national courts and national and international arbitral tribunals.
Hetty has acted as counsel in and advised on numerous ICC, NAI and UNCITRAL arbitrations and mediations, under a variety of substantive and procedural laws, in the fields of energy, construction and insurance. She has first-hand experience as counsel in high-stakes hearings before international tribunals and has prepared clients, witnesses and experts for such hearings. Hetty has instructed and managed experts on a wide variety of issues, including energy markets, emission allowances, construction projects, delay claims, and forensic accountancy. Hetty also specialises in recognition and enforcement proceedings of foreign judgments and arbitral awards.
Prior to joining BarentsKrans, Hetty was a senior associate in the international arbitration group of De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek for five years. She qualified as a lawyer at DLA Piper Nederland.