Our law firm

Russell Advocaten assists leading enterprises, Dutch and foreign public authorities, and affluent individuals.


Identity & approach

The law firm of Russell Advocaten focuses on the corporate sector. Our lawyers provide legal advice mainly for management boards, shareholders, directors, works councils, and supervisory directors. Through our international Primerus network we can also assist you with legal issues abroad.

Commitment to our clients and maximum accessibility are vital to us. Therefore, each case is handled by two lawyers.

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Russell Advocaten has long-standing professional relationships with notaries, tax experts, accountants, bailiffs, and advisors. Through the International Society of Primerus Law Firms, we can engage excellent lawyers worldwide.

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Russell Advocaten was founded by W.M.J. Russell, LL.M. in 1943. From the outset, we have had a broad civil practice, particularly for businesses. The founder’s passion for art and his contacts in the diplomatic circuit are reflected in our specialist areas art and law, and embassies.

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Russell Advocaten has a varied team of specialized lawyers. Our lawyers are experts in their field and always your personal sparring partner. Meet our team in the Netherlands and our partners worldwide.

Reinier Russell

managing partner

Reinier advises national and international companies

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Priscilla de Leede


Priscilla is an expert in dismissal law, expats, and employee participation

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Jan Dop


Jan is a specialist in employment law and corporate law

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Paul Russell

senior partner

Paul is a highly experienced, creative and tenacious litigator

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