International Services

The international practice of WILLEMS SCHMIDT Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte has focused in particular on international and cross-border trade and businesses. The Netherlands is a trading country par excellence, in which import and export of both goods and services have always played a major role. Many facets of the law play a role in (cross-border) commercial transactions, such as contract law, corporate law, property law and insolvency law, but tort, intellectual property law and administrative law can also be of great importance in running a (commercial) company. . The culture and customs of the various parties are also facets of international business that should not be underestimated. It is for this reason that the lawyers of WILLEMS SCHMIDT have been involved for years in all aspects of (international) trading, so that they can assist both the smaller and the large party in all issues that arise in the (international) trade can arise, both in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium and the United States, as well as in the rest of the world.

Internationaal netwerk - Alliance of Business Lawyers

WILLEMS SCHMIDT Advocaten is one of the founders and a long-standing active member of the Alliance of Business Lawyers. We work in cross-border matters together with our colleagues abroad, of whom we are assured, based on years of cooperation and frequent contact, of the same philosophy, quality and office efficiency as advocated by us.

WILLEMS SCHMIDT values ​​good guidance, including when it concerns foreign jurisdictions. That is why WILLEMS SCHMIDT is committed, where appropriate and desired, to providing assistance in communication and substantive treatment, also when referring to foreign partners, in order to ensure the quality of the service and to keep a finger on the pulse with regard to the course of time and the associated costs.

International and cross-border business

International and cross-border business

WILLEMS SCHMIDT Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte has for some time focused on the international and cross-border legal practice in which companies, entrepreneurs and individuals are advised and litigated on their behalf in all conceivable international and cross-border matters. WILLEMS SCHMIDT thus assists its customers in doing business, living and working, from the Netherlands, Europe, the United States, and large other parts of the world. Ensuring a quality service is extremely important. Advice and assistance at home and abroad must be competent and appropriate. Expertise is expressed in the understanding and knowledge of (local and international) law and the relevant customs, while at the same time appropriateness is expressed in a good assessment of the current situation and advice and approach taking into account the legal options, based on those situation. The professionals within WILLEMS SCHMIDT Advocaten therefore provide you with personal advice and assistance regarding all aspects of doing business, living and working in the Netherlands, Germany and the United States of America.

For assistance in other countries, WILLEMS SCHMIDT works closely with local professionals in Europe and other parts of the world through an active international network. WILLEMS SCHMIDT also offers competent and appropriate advice in other countries from its own professionals and through a bridge with local professionals in large parts of the world. Because WILLEMS SCHMIDT lawyers attach great importance to quality and the expertise and appropriateness described above, your advisers also assist us with those matters that are handled by local professionals in Europe and other parts of the world, on behalf of Willems or its clients. In this way we offer advice and assistance in line with the quality, expertise and appropriateness pursued by Willems in Europe and large parts of the world, while your trusted advisor at WILLEMS SCHMIDT remains your contact person and point of contact.