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Astrid van Noort

Astrid van Noort is a partner with Ekelmans & Meijer. She works in the fields of insurance and liability law and privacy. The clients that like to make use of her expertise include large insurance companies, occupational health and safety and rehabilitation services and their sector organisations, doctors giving expert advice and medical advisors.
Astrid van Noort works in the fields of insurance and liability law, where she deals with personal injury, income protection insurance, sick pay insurance and health insurance. She completed the post-graduate Grotius programme in Personal Injury with distinction.

She is also specialized in Privacy Law, with a particular interest in optimizing the commercial use of sensitive data within the limits set by the General Data Protection Regulation. Astrid is head of the Privacy Desk and a member of the privacy law society Vereniging Privacy Recht.

Her clients are large insurance companies, occupational health and safety and rehabilitation services and their sector organizations, hospitals, doctors (giving expert advice) and medical advisors. She often gives lectures and workshops on topics in her field.

Legal 500 over Astrid: 
"We very much appreciate the outstanding work of Astrid van Noort, especially in cases that concern privacy matters. She is able to take on more than her field of expertise."

"Astrid van Noort strikes me as a highly professional and very capable attorney in her field of expertise."
 
"Astrid van Noort: competent, open, friendly, easily approachable."


Practice groups
Insurance
Privacy
Sports Law

Contact
Astrid van Noort
E: vannoort@ekelmansenmeijer.nl
M: +31 6 27 87 40 15
P: +31 70 374 64 21
Astrid van Noort works in the fields of insurance and liability law, where she deals with personal injury, income protection insurance, sick pay insurance and health insurance. She completed the post-graduate Grotius programme in Personal Injury with distinction.

She is also specialized in Privacy Law, with a particular interest in optimizing the commercial use of sensitive data within the limits set by the General Data Protection Regulation. Astrid is head of the Privacy Desk and a member of the privacy law society Vereniging Privacy Recht.

Her clients are large insurance companies, occupational health and safety and rehabilitation services and their sector organizations, hospitals, doctors (giving expert advice) and medical advisors. She often gives lectures and workshops on topics in her field.

Legal 500 over Astrid: 
"We very much appreciate the outstanding work of Astrid van Noort, especially in cases that concern privacy matters. She is able to take on more than her field of expertise."

"Astrid van Noort strikes me as a highly professional and very capable attorney in her field of expertise."
 
"Astrid van Noort: competent, open, friendly, easily approachable."


Education
Astrid studied Dutch law at Leiden University (majoring in civil law) and also completed the first year (propadeuse) of a degree in medicine. In addition, she studied European law and international private law at the Université Robert Schuman in Strasbourg.
In 2010, Astrid completed the postgraduate specialisation course in personal injury at the Grotius Academie with distinction. Astrid is a member of the privacy law society Vereniging Privacy Recht.

Astrid was also active as a board member of the Young Bar of the Supreme Court of the Netherlands, a board member of the Netherlands Young Bar Foundation and vice chair of the Permanent Education Foundation of the district of The Hague. In addition, she was a board member of SEFD, the national examination body for the banking and insurance sector.
 
Work Experience
Astrid has been working for Ekelmans & Meijer Advocaten since her internship. She is now a partner.
 
She specialises in personal injury, and income and sickness absence insurance.

She is also an expert in privacy and privacy-related issues concerning the Code of Conduct for the Processing of Personal Data by Financial Institutions, the exchange of (non-standard) personal data and the Data Leaks (Reporting Obligation) Act.
 
Her clients include large insurance companies, occupational health and safety and rehabilitation services and their sector organisations, doctors and medical advisors.

Not only does she provide support for her clients where necessary in court, she also advises them on the setup for processes and compliance.
 
Astrid gives workshops for example on the following subjects:
 
  • The latest developments in employer’s liability
  • The Code of Conduct for the Processing of Personal Data by Financial Institutions: how to deal with data relating to health
  • Medical and legal causality
  • Data Leaks (Reporting Obligation) Act
 
Astrid’s other activities include:
 
  • Lecturer on the Severe Injury course (Nibe-SVV)
  • Lecturer on the Medium-Severe Injury course (OSR)
  • Lecturer for NSPOH (Netherlands School of Public and Occupational Health, training for medical advisors)
  • Lecturer for Financieel College (permanent education for chartered insurance brokers (RMiA) and chartered insurance advisors (RAiA))
  • Lecturer in the continuing education programmes for health and safety doctors