Willems Expands with Equine Law Practice
The Amsterdam and Düsseldorf based Willems Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte N.V. is delighted to announce that Marieke Jansen has joined them, where she establishes her equine law practice, they have an expert in the field of equestrian law. This is a valuable contribution to the services already rendered to HNW individuals. The practice includes all aspects of law concerning horses. In view of the major financial and sporting interests, these require professional assistance where extra value add is generated by a lawyer who is not only fully involved in equestrian sports, but also understands the mores of the horse world.
Marieke Jansen is active in equestrian sports every day and has been a lawyer for years advising and litigating for clients in equestrian disputes. She has undergone veterinary education and speaks the language of all those involved in the management of the sport horse, such as veterinarians, behavioral experts and farriers.
In addition to the national equestrian world, in which countless issues arise about purchase, hidden defects, (joint) ownership, training and liability, the Netherlands as a "shopping mall" of sport horses entails many cross-border issues, in which Willems advises and assists clients. Willems serves both individuals and traders, breeders, (co-) owners, trainers, and veterinarians.