Jochem has broad experience of advising on telecoms and IT and his clients benefit from his legal, business and regulatory background.
Jochem is an associate in our Regulatory Practice and is based in The Hague.
He specialises in telecommunications law but also has a strong background in IT and Competition law. Jochem regularly represents telecom companies in disputes against competitors or supervisory authorities. He also advises clients on all telecommunications related matters, including access to networks, spectrum allocation and numbers. In addition, he supports IT companies on licensing and outsourcing deals and provides competition law advice.
Jochem was admitted to the bar in 2007. Before joining us in 2014, he worked as counsel at the Dutch Independent Postal and Telecommunications Authority ("OPTA", now part of the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets, "ACM"). Jochem holds Master's degrees in both Law and Economics and worked as a business consultant, supporting leading telecom and IT companies in regulatory issues.