De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek offers you a challenging opportunity to join our Litigation practice as a Senior Associate at our Amsterdam office. This position will have a strong focus on technology in diverse areas such as telecom, pharma, mechanics, IT and biotech.
About the role
De Brauw is the undisputed market leader in litigation in the Netherlands, both in the national and international arenas.
Technology litigation is an important part of our litigation practice. Unlike any other firm in The Netherlands, De Brauw has the strength and capability to deal with all aspects of technology heavy litigation cases at the highest level, combining top-tier knowledge in areas such as patent law with that in other areas, such as competition, contract, arbitration, procedure, tax and administrative law.
In your role you will focus on technology heavy litigation. You will be part of integrated teams with highly qualified attorneys with diverse backgrounds. Within our integrated practice you will get the opportunity to work with the best and brightest on the most challenging cases and further develop yourself to a leading litigation lawyer.
Who are you?
We are looking for a colleague who has a demonstrable passion for technology (from work experience and/or personal interest). You are a team player, ambitious and know when to take the lead!
The ideal candidate for this position:
• has a minimum of 4 years experience as a lawyer;
• has experience with technology driven cases, in particular with patent litigation;
• has knowledge of Dutch procedural law;
• has a broad legal interest;
• has good communication and writing skills; and
• has an excellent command of the Dutch and English language.
De Brauw is a Netherlands headquartered law firm with a global reach. We have a robust corporate practice, a center of excellence in litigation and an unparalleled team of regulatory experts. In our international litigation practice, we handle big and complex matters involving big risks, working in multidisciplinary, multinational teams composed of strong strategic thinkers willing to go the extra mile. We believe in striking the right balance between rigour and pragmatism, especially when the stakes are high and the pressure is on.
We offer you great secondary benefits such as: a company phone and laptop; a 13th month; discounted gym membership; personal development e.g. over 150 online and in-person training opportunities and visiting seminars and, last but not least, being part of a dedicated team in an exciting environment.
Our clients, people and drive for quality are the energisers of our firm. They are the basis from which we deliver a powerful corporate practice, a centre of excellence in litigation and arbitration, and an unparalleled team of compliance experts.
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