Martijn van Maanen
Martijn van Maanen heads the corporate litigation practice group. His practice covers the full spectrum of corporate and commercial disputes, including M&A, antitrust damages, fraud on the market, parent and directors’ liability, and insolvency. Most of his work involves multiple jurisdictions.
Martijn is highly experienced in class actions and mass damages settlements for plaintiffs and defendants e.g. Vie d’Or (bankruptcy of an insurer), James Hardie (asbestos compensation), Clara Wichmann/State of the Netherlands (human rights). His international client base includes large corporates, banks and executives. Many US and UK law firms seek him out as litigation counsel for complex disputes.
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Clients remark: “We were really impressed by the depth of his work and knowledge and his representation in court.” – Chambers Global 2017
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.” – Chambers Europe 2016
“Litigator Martijn van Maanen is recommended.” – Legal 500, 2016
Martijn van Maanen is a highly regarded litigator with notable experience in cartel damages claims – Chambers Global 2015
Lecturer for Grotius, Insolad, Kluwer and other professional organisations on directors’ liability and parent liability