Mijke Sinninghe Damsté
Partner - Attorney at law

Mijke Sinninghe Damsté

Mijke Sinninghe Damsté, attorney at law, is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management practice group.

About Mijke Sinninghe Damsté

She specializes in corporate and commercial litigation. Mijke has vast experience in advising and litigation on, amongst others, transaction related disputes, shareholders’ disputes, directors' liability, liability of financial institutions, collective action and collective settlement. Mijke also frequently acts as defence counsel in cartel damages cases.

Mijke acts in proceedings in first instance and in appeal, also before the Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Court of Appeals. She publishes and lectures regularly on corporate litigation, amongst others for the Grotius Academy. She is also a board member of the Corporate Litigation Association.

What others say about Mijke

Chambers Global: ''Mijke Sinninghe Damsté has a broad practice, encompassing disputes related to cartel claims, restructuring litigation and trustee disputes. Her clients include multinational organisations and investors.'' (2020)

Chambers Global: "Mijke Sinninghe Damsté specialises in corporate and securities litigation. She advised ZED+ on Enterprise Chambers inquiry proceedings initiated by shareholders. Sources describe as a lawyer who 'knows how to make the right points in litigation'." (2019)

Chambers Global: "Mijke focuses on corporate and finance-related disputes, with particular expertise in securities law litigation. She successfully represented MLJM Holding in its resistance against summary proceedings brought by the co-founder of Bugaboo aiming to force the sale of its shares in Bugaboo. Sources praise her for being 'really time-efficient, intelligent, level-headed and a good litigator'." (2018)


  • Postdoc Enterprise & Liability, Grotius Academy of Nijmegen, 2009-2010 (with honours)
  • Dutch law, University of Groningen, 2004


  • Dutch
  • English

T: +31 20 578 56 66
E: mijke.sinninghe.damste@loyensloeff.com