Business Areas

MR. BAS A.S. VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., ESQ.) listens to what is important and provides practical and personalised advice in a constantly changing world. That requires fresh thinking and tech savviness combined with proven experience. The attorney believes that when knowledge travels, opportunities arise.

Tourism, Hotels and Restaurants


MR. B.A.S. VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., ESQ), attorney at law, advises on management and operational issues including commercial leases, management contracts, management lease agreements, human resources management and tax issues. MR. VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., ESQ) is also highly proficient in all issues related to the construction, renovation and delivery of hotel and restaurant buildings. MR. VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., ESQ) offers advice on hospitality investments, sale and refinancing transactions and any other legal issues specific to the hotel and restaurant industries.…


White-collar crime and internal investigations


Businesses today face an increasingly complex framework of established and evolving legislation and regulations concerning civil, criminal and regulatory risks. VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM provides clients a ‘one-stop,’ connected international service to help navigate the legal, procedural, governance and reputational aspects of regulatory and compliance issues, investigations and litigation worldwide. With an in-depth understanding of cross-disciplinary best practices, VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM is inter-connected across jurisdictions, industries and regulatory fronts, enabling us to advise clients on managing risk, multi-jurisdictional investigations and compliance matters, wherever they arise.…


Corporate Crime & Investigations


VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM advises global and local clients on all aspects of business crime and employee fraud, including: (a) Assistance with internal audit and investigation; (b) Advising internal fraud prevention teams or external forensic experts on investigation measures and tools; (c) Review of interview minutes and investigation reports; (d) Disciplinary actions, including dismissal for gross misconduct; (e) Handling liability claims; (f) Recovery actions and litigation; (g) Criminal complaints; (h) Design of internal policies and corporate governance; (i) Employee fraud and disciplinary actions including dismissal for gross misconduct.…


Real Estate Developers and Investors

VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM focuses on national and international developers and investors, has well-recognised and proven in-depth sector knowledge and is alert to the interests of all participants in a real estate development project.…




VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM offers you tailor-made advice, transactional and litigation assistance related to your energy project, covering both the traditional and the renewable energy market.…


Port and Logistics


The ports and logistics industry presents particular challenges and risks which need to be assessed and managed including: (a) the regulatory regime and relations with port authorities; (b) environmental risks and safety/public liability issues; (c) the scale and complexity of port operations; (d) interconnection with surrounding facilities; (e) usage and revenue risks and general market risks; and (f) the particularities inherent in working with harbour staff…


Insolvency and Restructuring


VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM advises companies and group of companies on the best way to structure or remodel their legal framework for continuing operations in the Netherlands, even when facing liquidity issues. From outsourcing to properly winding-down business, VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM will advise on the best way forward to protect our clients’ interests. VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM can help you to agree contractual arrangements out of court, but can also act firmly via court proceedings to achieve the objectives of securing business continuity.…

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