Terrence Matroos

Partner / Attorney

The Belvedère
L.B. Smithplein 3
Willemstad, Curaçao
Law: +(599-9) 43 43 300
Tax: +(599-9) 73 25 400


Terrence is an all-round commercial lawyer who advises and litigates on commercial contracts, real estate, telecom, corporate disputes and employment law. He represents governmental bodies, government owned companies, commercial companies, entrepreneurs and high-net worth individuals. Terrence obtained a Masters’ degree in notarial law as well, which enables him to advise on issues with complex notarial aspects. Terrence works from the Curacao office and is also active in Surinam. Before joining HBN Law & Tax, Terrence started his legal career in 2001 in the Netherlands where he worked as a legal counsel for the City of Rotterdam and Telfort.

Terrence is a part-time lecturer in corporate law at the University of Curaçao.

Terrence obtained a Masters’ degree in Civil Law and Notarial Civil Law at the University of Leiden and speaks Dutch, English, Papiamento and Spanish.

Credentials and publications


University: Leiden, The Netherlands


  • Dutch
  • English
  • Papiamento
  • Spanish