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Willems Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte, founded in 1948, is a commercial law firm in Amsterdam and Düsseldorf which currently works with 10 Dutch lawyers (of which 7 attorneys at law), 3 attorneys, admitted to the German Bar (Rechtsanwälte) and and 3 USA based Of Counsels. One of the Dutch attorneys has been admitted to the bar in Germany where, in collaboration with German lawyers, advice and legal actions are offered under German law. The Holding company Willems Advocaten is situated at WTC Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. 

We advise and represent large and small businesses, both nationally and internationally. We also represent private interests, especially when they are closely linked to businesses owned by our clients. 

The firm particularly focuses on the following areas of law: 

(International and cross-border) trade law, company law, contract law, administrative and environmental law, building law and project development, commercial real estate, rental law, franchising, intellectual property rights and ICT, employment law, mergers & acquisitions (including due diligence and legal audit) and liability law.