Ook in 2018 heeft Chambers and Partners Nysingh weer geschaard onder de top van de Nederlandse advocatuur. Verschillende advocaten van Nysingh hebben eveneens individuele vermeldingen in de Chambers Europe.
Chambers and Partners publiceert elk jaar de Gids Europe’s Leading Lawyers in Business waarin de beste advocaten per rechtsgebied worden aanbevolen. Deze vermeldingen worden samengesteld op basis van onderzoek naar de kwaliteit van advocatenkantoren en individuele advocaten door middel van interviews met cliënten en andere advocaten.
Nysingh is in Chambers Europe 2018 op de volgende gebieden vermeld:
“What the team is known for Compact practice advising clients on competition, state aid and EU law. Offers extensive experience in acting for clients from the healthcare sector on competition issues. Also assists municipalities with state aid matters. Catharina Ziekenhuis is a recent client win for the practice.
Strengths Clients say: “The team is friendly, committed, highly knowledgeable and passionate about the cases they take on.”
Clients praise the “very highly skilled and service-driven” lawyers for being “able to get to the bottom of a case quickly.”
Work highlights Represented Negometrix in its dispute against the Dutch state concerning state aid.“
“Cees Dekker is recognised for his experience in state aid, merger control procedures and cartel cases. He assisted Havenziekenhuis with obtaining merger control clearance with the ACM in connection with the dismantling of the hospital by three other hospitals. Clients are impressed by his “ability to communicate effectively and to clearly explain complex matters, as well as his high level of pragmatism and attention to detail,” and particularly value his “accurate and meticulous approach to his work” in addition to his “great sense of humour.”
“Clients highlight Ekram Belhadj for her “good communication skills,” and add that she is “very pleasant to work with.” She specialises on advising municipalities and healthcare sector clients on a range of competition law mandates.”
“What the team is known for Enjoys a strong reputation for its presence on the healthcare regulatory scene. Also draws praise for its niche expertise in matters relating to medical professionals and patients. Represents healthcare institutions in regulatory and contractual disputes and advises on governance issues and disciplinary questions.”
Strengths One client notes that the practice is an “important firm for healthcare in the Netherlands,” especially for “questions related to patients.”
Another source highlights that “they are strong at giving regulatory advice to hospitals.”
“Jaap Sijmons offers clients substantial experience in contentious mandates involving the Dutch state and healthcare insurers. He also draws praise for his regulatory expertise, where sources comment that he enjoys an “excellent market presence.”
“What the team is known for Notable construction insurance practice assisting with constructors’ and building insurance. Advises a roster of client including insurers, brokers and public bodies on personal and professional liability matters. Well versed in recourse claims and reinsurance mandates.
Strengths The firm garners respect from interviewees, who report that it “has reputable lawyers in the insurance practice, who are very specialised and have a long-standing position in the industry.”
“Tjalling Dorhout Mees is well regarded by sources, who note that he is “very experienced in the field of construction insurance.” He is known for acting on technical damages claims, often representing building companies and insurers.”
Intellectual Property: General – Mostly Trade Mark/Copyright
“What the team is known for Noted for its wide-ranging sector expertise, with significant experience in the fashion and lifestyle and retail industries as well as manufacturing companies involved in a broad scope of industrial products. Focuses primarily on trade mark and copyright infringement disputes, as well as design rights and unfair competition issues. Also advises on advertising matters as well as assisting with IP issues in the negotiation and drafting of licensing and distribution agreements.
Strengths One interviewee commends the team for its approachability, accurate advice and accessibility: “The communication is proactive and friendly. Their door is always open, however small the question.”
Clients value the lawyers’ “in-depth knowledge of IP, their pragmatic approach of handling matters, their friendly and always swift communication, and understanding of the clients’ needs and businesses.”
“Hemke De Weijs is “to the point, proactive and quick,” according to clients. She advises on a broad range of IP matters, particulary in the fashion, pharmaceutical and consumer goods industry. She recently led work for Bruut Events on its trade mark dispute.
Tjibbe Fokkens handles IP and advertising law matters, acting for fashion accessories labels, international lifestyle brands and providers of industrial products. According to clients, he is “enthusiastic, positive, highly qualified, and a good communicator who has lots of relevant experience.”