Recommended by clients – Legal 500
Russell Advocaten is recommended by The Legal 500, the guide to the leading law firms worldwide. We have now been recommended for the 19th consecutive year in a row. This year, we are especially recommended in the categories:
- Real estate
- Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation
- Industry focus: retail
We are pleased with the recognition for the quality of our legal services. Especially because not only experts but also our clients have an important voice in this. Please read below why The Legal 500 and our clients express their high esteem for the expertise and services of Russell Advocaten:
Led by Jan Dop, the employment team at Russell Advocaten B.V. has a focus on acting for embassies and luxury fashion brands, advising on a range of employment-related matters. The team is particularly active in handling issues in relation to individual directors and boards of directors, as well as supervisory boards, with an emphasis on #MeToo complaints.
‘The Russell team work quickly and efficiently to deal with matters when we ask for their assistance.’
‘Jan Dop is our sparring partner in employment matters. We highly value his efficient follow up and advice on all the employment questions and issues we face. The Russell team and Jan Dop have in-depth knowledge of all areas of employment law in the Netherlands.’
‘Very responsive team, available at any time. They are to the point and quickly understand any case. They provide in-depth expertise over a wide range of employment matters. In general, they are much more efficient and productive than other legal firms.’
‘On an individual level, you work with solid lawyers who not only understand their field of expertise but provide you with good advice about the dos and don’ts and, most importantly, come up with fair solutions. Good negotiators when it comes to it.’
An independent firm, Russell Advocaten B.V. advises on a range of matters related to real estate including purchase and leasing premises, and permits and zoning planning, and has a distinct speciality advising embassies and ambassador residencies. The practice is led by managing partner, Reinier W.L. Russell.
Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation
At Russell Advocaten B.V., art law expert Paul Russell is sought out by international companies, affluent individuals, embassies and consulates for high-profile and sensitive international art issues.
‘Very responsive team, accessible any time. They operate to the point, quick in understanding any case.’
‘The firm provides a large area of in-depth expertise. In general, it is much more efficient and productive than other legal firms.’
‘On an individual level, you work with solid lawyers, who not only understand their field of expertise but also provide you with good advice.’
‘Good negotiators when it comes to it.’
‘It’s a very good team, always available and very competent. Good quality and value for money.’
Industry focus: retail
Russell Advocaten B.V. ’s retail practice is co-led by Reinier W.L. Russell, who specialises in corporate and commercial law, and Jan Dop , who focuses on employment and real estate law. The pair are known for advising high-end fashion and luxury brands on a range of mandates including IP infringement and contractual disputes, as well as the acquisition, lease and set up of new retail spaces and day-to-day corporate governance and structuring.
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