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Daan Spoormans

Knowledgeable, committed and accessible — that is how clients describe him. He likes to help corporate clients resolve legal obstacles. His assistance ranges from a brief piece of advice in an e-mail to conducting legal proceedings in complex national or international disputes. Daan is specialized in contract law and corporate law.
 
Daan joined Ekelmans & Meijer as a lawyer in January 2008. He gives advice and conducts legal proceedings on cases relating to the formation or termination of collaborative ventures or to general terms and conditions. Daan also regularly gives advice and conducts legal proceedings in conflicts between shareholders. Furthermore, he frequently assists current or former directors accused of failures of management. He is particularly interested in issues with an international element. With his bilingual skills (Dutch and German), Daan is a member of the German Desk team at Ekelmans & Meijer.

Others about Daan Spoormans:

Jan Lakeman, deWaardKramer in Leidschendam
"As a tax consultant and partner at deWaardKramer, a medium-sized tax consultancy and accounting firm, I worked together with Daan on an extensive and complex matter of an international nature
As a tax consultant and partner at deWaardKramer, a medium-sized tax consultancy and accounting firm, I worked together with Daan on an extensive and complex matter of an international nature. I am very positive about his commitment and the quality of his work. This delivered results for our clients that I - and many others along with me - would have hardly believed possible when we first started out."


Philip van der Heijden, director and co-owner of Aufisco B.V:
"Daan and I have worked together for years now on behalf of clients of the trust company Aufisco. His thorough approach not only delivered excellent results for the court, I too - as a tax consultant myself and former lawyer - find him to be a good sparring partner. I consider Daan to be committed, accessible and affordable."

Practice groups
Corporate Law
German Desk

Contact
Daan Spoormans
E: spoormans@ekelmansenmeijer.nl
M: +31 6 54 64 03 62
P: +31 70 374 64 34
Daan joined Ekelmans & Meijer as a lawyer in January 2008. He gives advice and conducts legal proceedings on cases relating to the formation or termination of collaborative ventures or to general terms and conditions. Daan also regularly gives advice and conducts legal proceedings in conflicts between shareholders. Furthermore, he frequently assists current or former directors accused of failures of management. He is particularly interested in issues with an international element. With his bilingual skills (Dutch and German), Daan is a member of the German Desk team at Ekelmans & Meijer.

Others about Daan Spoormans:

Jan Lakeman, deWaardKramer in Leidschendam
"As a tax consultant and partner at deWaardKramer, a medium-sized tax consultancy and accounting firm, I worked together with Daan on an extensive and complex matter of an international nature
As a tax consultant and partner at deWaardKramer, a medium-sized tax consultancy and accounting firm, I worked together with Daan on an extensive and complex matter of an international nature. I am very positive about his commitment and the quality of his work. This delivered results for our clients that I - and many others along with me - would have hardly believed possible when we first started out."


Philip van der Heijden, director and co-owner of Aufisco B.V:
"Daan and I have worked together for years now on behalf of clients of the trust company Aufisco. His thorough approach not only delivered excellent results for the court, I too - as a tax consultant myself and former lawyer - find him to be a good sparring partner. I consider Daan to be committed, accessible and affordable."
                                                                                                                                                                          
Education
  • Dutch law (majoring in Private Law) at the University of Groningen, 2007. In 2008, he received a thesis award from the Social and Economic Council (SER) for his Master’s thesis on corporate law and ‘the right to institute an inquiry’.
  • Postgraduate specialization ‘Entering into contracts nationally and internationally’ at the Grotius Academie, 2012, with distinction.
  • In addition to his (full-time) work as a lawyer, Daan has been working since June 2013 on a doctoral thesis on international contract law through the University of Groningen. 

Work Experience
  • Lawyer at Ekelmans & Meijer since January 2008.
  • Board member of the Young Bar of the Supreme Court of the Netherlands, October 2009 through to October 2011. In this capacity, he was responsible over a two-year period for the local training programme for trainee lawyers in The Hague district. 

Memberships:
  • Vereniging Corporate Litigation
  • Duits-Nederlandse Advocatenvereniging