attorney-at-law | partner
Henk specialises in corporate law with a particular focus on complex negotiations, disputes, litigation, arbitration and corporate litigation. He assists clients in shareholder disputes, disputes in professional service firms and disputes within companies. In practice, Henk primarily acts on behalf of entrepreneurs, directors and investors.
Henk is driven by the desire to constantly improve and to become a better version of himself. In doing so, he also tries to get the best out of others. He is challenged by crisis situations and complex negotiations. His goal in conducting his practice is to help his clients to the best of his ability so that they can focus on their business again.
Henk is energetic and open-minded, and possesses analytical and leadership skills. He is also pragmatic and solution-oriented. He quickly gets to the heart of the matter and acts as a sounding board for business owners, thereby quickly offering solutions to his clients while avoiding legal action and unnecessary costs. He creates space for his clients to do business again.
Clients describe Henk as someone who fights for his clients and always manages to bring the case to a successful conclusion.
Admitted to the Bar in the Netherlands
1 November 1997
Joined Banning on
1 May 2021
Master of Laws – University of Amsterdam
Postgraduate degree in Mergers and Acquisitions – Grotius Academie
Finance for Lawyers – Amsterdam Institute of Finance
The Harvard Negotiation Intensive: a 2-day workshop Negotiation – Harvard University
Member of the Supervisory Board of Phizi
Member of the Dutch Corporate Litigation Association
Registered legal practice areas
Henk has registered the following principal legal practice area in the Netherlands Bar's register of legal practice areas: Corporate Law. Based on this registration he is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.
+31 20 800 80 11
+31 6 553 944 59
Challenge me to find the right solution for your case. I have an eye for your commercial and personal interests and know better than anyone else what motivates you as a business entrepreneur. We will solve it together.