Dutch Contract Law


MAAK Advocaten NV represents businesses, families, and individuals throughout the Netherlands and internationally. Our Dutch contract lawyers in the Netherlands (Amsterdam) are specialists in the field of commercial contracting and  disputes and proceedings in the Netherlands. With the right legal advice of our Dutch lawyers in the Netherlands, you can guard against potential disaster and open the way to successful business ventures. As attorneys in Amsterdam, our Dutch Lawyers offer in depth, comprehensive advice tailored to our clients. Some examples of matters which demand your contracts be addressed by a legal professional include: joint venture agreements, commercial agency contracts under Dutch law, franchise and Dutch distribution contracts, product and service supply or distribution operations, technology and software licensing under Dutch law, standardization of contracracts and any complex contractual agreements.

Remko Roosjen

Jacco Bruinsma

Frans de Voldere

Max Schwillens


Perpetual clause under Dutch law

Perpetual clause under Dutch law

A perpetual clause under Dutch law is an obligation in an agreement to impose particular obligations on a subsequent owner or legal successor. This means

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Buying a yacht in the Netherlands

Buying a yacht in the Netherlands

MAAK Advocaten offers legal assistance in the Netherlands for yacht transactions. Our Dutch lawyers offer maritime legal services to ensure that your yacht purchase or sale

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Commercial agreements are an integral part of any business dealings and the establishment and enforcement issues of your agreements can make or break your complete operation. A Dutch lawyer in the Netherlands can assist in the review or drafting of contracts that protect your interests and forward your company’s goals. When you are operating across international borders, it is important to have the assistance of legal counsel with a thorough understanding of international law and contracts. Overlooking the details particular to these situations can be fatal for your business in the Netherlands and abroad. Distinctive with our sector-based approach, we are happy to support you with your national and international ambitions and challenges.

The legal team at MAAK Advocaten NV can represent you in all matters relating to your business contracts with your Dutch business partner. Our ability to negotiate compellingly and our tenacity in pursuing your objectives are invaluable when you are setting up and entering into new contracts and agreements (under Dutch law). In instances of contract disputes and breach of contract, we will fight for your rights and the most positive outcome possible. Our Dutch firm in the Netherlands can also assist when a contract needs to be terminated.  Our worldwide scope contributes to the effectiveness of our legal approach in all aspects of our service to you. Please contact one of our lawyers and ask to the possibilities.


Dutch contract lawyers in
the Netherlands with a
sector-based approach.