Geert’s practice has a particular emphasis on patent law. He has more than 10 years of experience in litigating and advising on complex, multi-jurisdictional patent cases in the areas of mechanics, electronics and pharmaceuticals.
Through his work on contractual disputes in the field of licensing and distribution, Geert has also become well-versed in general concepts of civil law. His experience extends to litigating before the Dutch national courts and arbitrating under the NAI and ICC rules.
Representative clients include Philips, Philips Lighting, DSM-Dyneema and Teva.
Geert is a lecturer at the Dutch Institute for Patent Attorneys and is co-author of several handbooks on patent law that will be published in 2016. He also is an editor of the EPLAW Patent Blog.