Paul Waszink joins Bird & Bird

01 December 2015

Bird & Bird today welcomes Paul Waszink to our office in The Hague. Paul joins the Tech & Comms and Media sector groups as a Senior Associate, with over fifteen years' experience in these industries.

Joining from NautaDutilh, Waszink specializes in administrative law, with a focus on telecommunications, media, games of chance and information security law. He has significant experience with several regulatory bodies, such as the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM), the Dutch Media Authority (Commissariaat voor de Media) and the Dutch Data Protection Authority (CBP) and is a respected litigator. His expertise links seamlessly to the high-tech industries Bird & Bird has a strong focus in, such as Tech & Comms and Media.

Marjolein Geus, Head of the Tech & Comms practice: "With the arrival of Paul we consolidate our position as a leading international law firm in the Tech & Comms and the Media industries. Paul’s knowledge, experience and reputation on procedures in the regulated industries will be of great value for our clients."

Pauline Kuipers, Managing Partner: "Our national and international Tech & Comms and Media practice grows quickly. Paul joining Bird & Bird NL is a most welcome and great extension of our team in The Hague."