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Josanne Bessems

Associate Netherlands


Josanne has an excellent reputation for advising on regulatory issues in the telecommunications sector.

Josanne is a senior associate in our Regulatory and Commercial Practice and is based in The Hague.

As a member of our Tech & Comms Group, Josanne focuses primarily on regulation in the telecoms sector and works with major telecommunications operators.

She acts in public and private enforcement proceedings and administrative penalty proceedings and she also litigates in insurance and liability cases. Josanne regularly represents telecommunications operators in disputes against competitors or the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM), before district courts and the Dutch Trade and Industry Appeals Tribunal. She has been involved in appeal proceedings regarding ACM's market analyses decisions.

Before joining us in 2010, Josanne studied International Technology Management in Groningen (HTS) graduating in 2004 with a Bachelor’s degree in engineering. Subsequently she completed an LL.M. degree in civil law at the University of Amsterdam.

She is a member of the Dutch Associations for Administrative Law (VAR), Competition Law (VvM) and Media and Communication Law (VMC).

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