Possibility of seizing assets located anywhere in the European Union via the Dutch Courts
Published 15 Sep, 2016
Advocaat - Van Traa
Steven has specialized in commercial (cross-border) litigation/arbitration in the field of international trade and transport since 2001. Among his clients are (commodity) traders, insurance companies, chemical companies and logistics providers including airlines, ground handling agents and freight forwarders.
Steven provides strategic advice to clients on a range of commercial matters in which disputes are anticipated. Ship arrests and even arrests of cargo on board of sea going vessels are part of the daily business.
Steven is co-author of the Dutch journal of commercial law (contributing to the private international law section) and lecturer of the course for grain traders organized by the Royal Dutch Grain and Feed Trade Association.
Steven is a member of the Dutch Maritime and Transport Law Association as well as the Club Oils & Fats (Netherlands).
His working languages are Dutch, English, German and French.
Van Traa is specialised in transport & logistics, international trade and insurance & liability. Within these practice areas we advise (inter)national companies such as insurers, agents, brokers, banks, transport and transhipment companies, airlines, trading, construction, contractor and shipowning companies.
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