M.W.J. (Martijn) Jongmans LL.M MA
attorney-at-law | partner
Martijn Jongmans is an experienced, all round competition lawyer handling cartel, merger control, procurement and state aid cases for over twenty years. Martijn has both in-house counsel (Philips) and law firm experience. He has extensive experience in assisting private sector clients with making their distribution, licensing and subcontracting arrangements compliant with EU and Dutch competition rules.
Martijn is particularly interested in issues at the interface of market and government, including public-private partnerships and the distribution of scarce public rights. Because of his expertise in the field of public-private partnerships, Martijn is frequently involved in sustainable energy projects in which governments and market parties join forces to accelerate the energy transition.
In addition, he frequently advises and litigates on tenders, both on behalf of contracting authorities and tendering parties. Recently he has been involved in tenders in the following sectors: security, construction, defence, energy, ICT, medical devices, cleaning and transport.
His clients include municipalities, government agencies, public bodies, public corporations and private companies.
Admitted to the Bar in the Netherlands
19 February 2003
Joined Banning on
1 July 2021
Master of Laws - Radboud University Nijmegen
Dutch Association for Competition Law
Winner Peter Smits Thesis Award (2002)
Registered legal practice areas
Martijn has registered the following principal legal practice area in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas: Procurement 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.
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