Jelle Bekke

Lawyer

Fields of practice
  • General administrative law
  • Planning and zoning law
  • Environmental law
  • Asbestos and Hazardous Materials
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Jelle has registered the following principal legal practice area in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister):

  • Administrative Law

Based on this registration, he is required to obtain ten training credits per calender year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.

Jelle joined our Government and Real Estate team in 2014. Jelle has specialized in administrative law, including planning and zoning law and environmental law. Jelle also has special expertise in the field of Sanction law, Open Government and the legal aspects of Asbestos, Hazardous Materials and Environmental Health and Safety. Jelle passed the Grotius specialization course ‘General Administrative Law’, the most extensive and comprehensive postgraduate course in the field of administrative law.

Administrative Law litigation is part of his daily practice. In recent years Jelle has gained extensive experience in matters such as Supervision & Enforcement, Administrative sanctions and Working Conditions. Jelle is a well-known speaker at conferences and lectures on Asbestos, Hazardous Materials and Environmental Health and Safety.

Jelle's recent work includes
  • Extensive experience in Administrative Law litigation
  • Teacher at Berghauser Pont Academy and Nederlands Instituut voor de Bouw (Dutch Institute for Construction)
  • Author of the book 'Asbest - Toezicht & Handhaving' (Asbestos – Supervision & Enforcement)
  • Author at Asbestmagazine and Rechtspraak Vastgoedrecht (Real Estate Case Law)

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