Pjotr Heemskerk
Counsel - Attorney at law

Pjotr Heemskerk

Pjotr Heemskerk, attorney at law, is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group in our Rotterdam office. He specialises in advising, litigating and negotiating with respect to commercial contracts, intellectual property, licenses, e-commerce and new technologies.

About Pjotr Heemskerk

Prior to working in the Litigation & Risk Management practice group, Pjotr has worked in the field of corporate law and banking and finance. Pjotr uses that background and understanding to support and enhance his current focus, which is especially helpful when negotiating and litigating over the various topics that commercial contracts may cover. Pjotr regularly teaches on legal subjects relating to his practice, among others within the Law Firm School. Pjotr also uses a part of his time to assist not for profit organisations with matters within his field of expertise.

Work highlights include:

  • Negotiating on behalf of and advising Dutch life insurance company VIVAT N.V. on a transitional services agreement related to the sale of Vivat Schade N.V. to Nationale Nederlanden N.V.;
  • Negotiating on behalf of and advising one of the world’s leading investment firms on the licensing, development and implementation of ‘enterprise resource planning software’ (ERP), for Europe and Asia;
  • Litigating on behalf of a top ten global travel technology company in respect of a license agreement and the termination thereof.