Having worked at the Supreme Administrative Court prior to becoming an attorney, Sjoerd has an advantage over his peers in acting as a litigator in the field of administrative or environmental law. Sjoerd is an excellent example of an attorney who is able to translate his knowledge into hands-on advice for his clients

Attorney since 2006

After completing his studies, Sjoerd worked as a law clerk for six years with the Supreme Administrative Court. He also worked for a number of years at the Ministry of Finance.

Sjoerd possesses expert knowledge of environmental legislation (zoning, the environment, permits and permissions), open government and enforcement.

Sjoerd is a member of the legal team of the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations responsible for drafting regulations under the new Environment and Planning Act (Omgevingswet)

Other activities

Deputy Chair of the Appeal Committee of the municipality of Gooise Meren.

Sjoerd is also a member of the Administrative Law Association, the Environmental Law Association and the Association of Construction Lawyers.


t: +31 6 27 86 73 42
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