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Contract law in the Netherlands


MAAK Advocaten advise you on the conclusion of international contractual agreements with your Dutch trading partner. Whether it is a question of purchasing a product or entering into a business partnership with a Dutch business partner, MAAK understands the complexity of international business transactions and can advise you on this in a legal capacity. We can also take care of communication in English, German and Dutch to bridge language barriers and increase the chances of a better result. Our specialist attorneys in the Netherlands for contract law at MAAK Advocaten will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the violation of Dutch contract law.

Our attorneys from Amsterdam are specialized in assisting foreign companies with legal issues concerning Dutch contract law in the Netherlands. Our Dutch lawyers regularly advise on the drafting of contracts under Dutch law, the review or assessment of such contracts or general terms and conditions or represent English-speaking clients in disputes in the Netherlands. Feel free to contact us. 


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Contract law in the Netherlands, Amsterdam

Our Dutch law firm is located on the IJ waterfront, right across from the Amsterdam city centre, in the former docklands of Amsterdam North. From our Amsterdam office, our attorneys in Amsterdam care for the interests of foreign an domestic clients.

Commercial contracting is indispensable in trade and a business dispute is sometimes unavoidable. From the moment you need an effective team of lawyers who excel in the area of law in front of you and who have a feel for the sector your organization is active, MAAK Advocaten is here. Distinctive with our sector-based approach, we are happy to support you with your national and international ambitions and challenges.

According to Dutch law, a legally valid contract is created by an offer by one party which is accepted by the other party. Although this may sound simple, our Dutch lawyers in the Netherlands often have to deal with disputes in this regard. 

Dutch law also provides for certain types of contracts, such as purchase agreements, franchise agreements, distribution contracts, commercial agency contracts, collaboration agreements, supply agreements, joint venture agreements, takeover agreements, etc. If you have any questions regarding Dutch contract law, our Dutch attorneys in Amsterdam lawyers will be happy to assist you.  

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