Fokke Jan Vonck
- Professional support lawyer
Fokke Jan Vonck, professional support lawyer, is member of the practice group Real Estate.
Fokke Jan works three days a week as an assistant professor of notarial law at the University of Groningen, where he lectures on inter alia registered property law, tenancy law and the duties of care of civil law notaries. He is member of the board of the Vereniging voor Bouwrecht (Association of Construction Law), editor in chief of the Groene Serie Zakelijke rechten (containing commentaries on the Dutch laws regarding rights in rem), editor of the Tijdschrift voor Bouwrecht (Magazine of Construction Law) and permanent contributor to the Weekblad voor Privaatrecht, Notariaat en Registratie (Weekly of Private law, Notarial law and Registration). In addition he frequently supervises and teaches postgraduate students.
Fokke Jan is co-author of the book 'Building in the Netherlands’. This publication is intended to be a handy overview of the most important legal and tax facets of and for Dutch building and project development practice. The publication is the result of a joint effort made by various Loyens & Loeff attorneys at law, tax advisers and civil law notaries in different disciplines, who pooled together their expertise and experience. Fokke Jan is also co-editor of the book ‘Investing in real estate in the Netherlands’, which aims to inform foreign investors on major civil law and tax aspects of investing in real estate in the Netherlands.
Tax Law, University of Groningen, 2006 (cum laude)
Dutch Law, University of Groningen, 2006 (cum laude)
PhD, University of Groningen, 2013 on the right of leasehold