Laura Grijpma joined Bird & Bird in November 2005. She studied law at the University of Groningen, specializing in civil law and information technology law. During her studies, Laura worked as an intern at a law firm in Washington DC (Silverberg, Goldman & Bikoff LLP). In 2010, Laura successfully completed a post-graduate study in liability law at the Grotius Academy.
Laura specialises in commercial litigation, thereby focusing on issues relating to Telecommunications, IT and Media. In particular, Laura has a wide range of litigation experience in cases concerning fixed infrastructure (telecom and energy) and antenna sites. Furthermore, she has litigated in contractual disputes on behalf of many national and international clients, such as internet providers, trade information agencies, and advertising agencies.
She is a member of the Dutch Associations for Procedural law, Media and Communications law. She is fluent in Dutch and English.