Max Oosterhuis
Partner - Advocaat

Max Oosterhuis

Max Oosterhuis, advocaat, is voorzitter van het Loyens & Loeff Energie Team.

Over Max Oosterhuis

Max is gespecialiseerd in Europees en nationaal energierecht en is een expert in energie- en regulatoire zaken. Hij adviseert (inter)nationale energie-, olie- en gasbedrijven en nationale en lokale overheden in transacties, projectontwikkeling en joint ventures onder andere in de ‘upstream’ (exploration and production), ‘midstream’ (LNG, gas storage, oil refinery) en ‘downstream’ (transmission and distribution) sectoren.

Max is docent Europees en Nederlands energierecht in het postacademisch onderwijs, adviseur van het bestuur van de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Energierecht (NeVER), lid van de International Bar Association (IBA) en het Technisch Economisch Gezelschap (TEG). Tevens is hij redacteur energierecht bij Legal up to Date en auteur van het Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Energierecht.

What others say about Max

Chambers Europe: "Max Oosterhuis continues to have a strong reputation in the market for advising a range of industry players, including distribution system operators and production and supply companies, as well as power companies. He is adept at handling regulatory issues around energy transportation and distribution systems. One interviewee describes him as "the professor who knows everything and is able to explain it very simply to you." (2020)

Chambers Europe: "Max Oosterhuis earns respect from market commentators for his extensive regulatory expertise in the energy space. He especially advises a range of energy producers and distributors on regulatory issues." (2019)

Legal 500: "The ‘iconic’ Max Oosterhuis represented the Port Authority of Antwerp in high-profile litigation regarding TenneT’s construction of a power grid from the Dutch coast to the Borssele wind park." (2018)

Chambers Europe: "Max Oosterhuis is noted by sources for his 'wealth of experience' in energy matters, advising on both transactional and regulatory matters." (2018)


  • Rechten, Universiteit van Leiden, 1986


  • Nederlands
  • Engels

T: +31 10 224 67 30
M: +31 6 51 28 93 22
E: [email protected]


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