Mariëlle is a well-trusted and pragmatic dispute resolution specialist and advisor in commercial matters
Mariëlle is a senior associate within our Dispute Resolution Group, based in The Hague. She is a member of our Retail & Consumer Group and our Tech & Comms Group.
Mariëlle specialises in ‘conflicts & contracts’: pre-trial advice, civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution regarding (cross-border) sales and cooperation agreements. Mariëlle also advises clients on legal strategy/policy and risk management. She further assists clients in (internal) compliance investigations and in situations which require (legal) crisis management.
Mariëlle has extensive experience with (international) contract negotiations and liability law, including termination of negotiations, insolvency situations, non-conformity/warranty claims, product liability and professional liability (including directors’ and officers’ liability).
Mariëlle was first admitted to the bar in 1999 and joined us in 2017. After graduating at the Radboud University (Nijmegen), Mariëlle worked with another top tier law firm in the Netherlands and as in-house lawyer with national and multinational companies in the Consumer Goods and Technology industries. She is a trained mediator and successfully completed the postgraduate course Company & Liability at the Grotius Academy (Onderneming & Aansprakelijkheid).
Mariëlle is a member of the board of the Rotterdam Legal Society (het Rotterdams Juridisch Genootschap) and member of several law associations in the field of civil and procedural law. She regularly publishes on liability and dispute resolution matters.