Maikel Exterkate


Fields of practice
  • Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Execution and seizure
  • Liability Law

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

  • Civil Procedure 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.

Maikel is part of both the teams for Commercial Contracts and Litigation and Arbitration.

Maikel has extensive experience in litigating for entrepreneurs in the first instance, before the Court of Appeal and in preliminary relief proceedings. He is also regularly involved in attachment and execution disputes.

In addition, Maikel is specialized in Construction Law and Liability law. He represents building clients, contractors, sub-contractors, (technical) engineers and end users and for example also companies and board members in court matters involving directors’ liability.

Maikel has completed the Grotius specialty course “Company and liability law”. This course is the most extensive and prestigious postgraduate course in the field of contract law.

Maikel's recent work includes
  • Attachments and enforcements domestic and abroad
  • Recover damages and loss suffered as a result of the work of a fraudulent director
  • Proceeding for a franchisee against a major Dutch bank
  • Proceeding for (sub-)contractors and end users

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