German Desk
Is German the corporate language of your company? Does your company do or want to do business in the Netherlands? Create market opportunities and reduce business risk with a little help from the German Desk at Ekelmans & Meijer Advocaten. Our team of eight lawyers and tax experts specialise in legal and tax advice for German-speaking clients conducting cross-border business. They have expertise in several areas of law, helping companies like yours with a wide range of national and international issues.

German Desk

German businesses who (want to) do business in the Netherlands – in line with Dutch law - can turn to our German Desk for sound legal advice and for support with legal procedures.

We can advise on:
  • Drawing up contracts
  • Seconding employees
  • Starting a company
  • Establishing joint ventures and carrying out company acquisitions
  • Dealing with disputes between shareholders and other corporate bodies
  • Resolving legal disputes and proceedings

Fields of legal expertise:
  • Employment law and social law
  • Commercial law and corporate law
  • Tax law
  • Immovable property, real estate and rental law
  • Liability and insurance law

Our approach:
The service at Ekelmans & Meijer Advocaten is always practical and always client-focused. In short, we put your individual needs first. That’s why we like to develop long-term relationships with our clients and why we enjoying thinking outside the box.

Every team member of our German Desk is fluent in German. Together, they have built a wealth of experience in dealing with German clients, so you can be sure they are well-versed in all the legislative and management differences between Germany and the Netherlands. That specialism ensures your needs will be understood and your objectives achieved.

In addition to providing individual advice, we give regular in-house courses and seminars, and we're frequently used as a sounding board/discussion partner for planning (long-term) strategies.

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Want to know more?

Do you have a question or want more information about our expertise in German Desk please contact Robert Kütemann. You can send an email to:

P: +31 70 374 64 22