Michiel is an all-round attorney and has extensive experience in both litigation and legal advisory for national and international clients. His main fields of expertise are corporate and commercial litigation, project development, real estate (in the broadest sense) and intellectual property. Michiel is known for his strong litigation skills and clear and no-nonsense approach.
Before joining HBN Law & Tax in 2007, Michiel worked as an attorney for HVG Attorneys, a reputed law firm in the Netherlands.
Michiel published various articles on various legal topics and is a part-time lecturer at the University of Curaçao.
Michiel obtained his Masters’ degree at the University of Tilburg in 2001. He also completed studies of Anglo-Saxon law at the University of Hull, U.K. Michiel speaks Dutch, English, Spanish, German and French.