Paul Tanja

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Paul is a member of the teams Commercial Contracts and Supreme Court Litigation. He specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration. His expertise mainly includes Dutch and English contract law, property law and civil procedural law.

Paul is also a lecturer in contract law at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and worked several years as a court clerk at the Court of Appeal in The Hague. Paul holds a master’s degree in Dutch law (cum laude) and has studied in both civil and common law jurisdictions.

Paul is admitted to the Dutch Supreme Court bar.

Prior associations

The Hague Court of Appeal, court clerk (2011-2015)


Utrecht University, degree in Dutch civil law (cum laude) (2015)
Cambridge University, St. John’s College, full year exchange (2012-2013)

Professional activities

Member of the Dutch Association for Procedural Law
Member of the Association of Civil Cassation Lawyers