Yorick van Benten

Specializes in Corporate- and Commercial law

Phone
0031 (0) 6 232 365 90
Email
vanbenten@wlp-law.com
Website
http://www.wlp-law.com/
Location
De Boelelaan 32, 1083 HJ Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Associate - Legal

Expertise

Yorick joined WLP-Law as an associate in 2020 in the firm’s corporate department. Yorick specializes in corporate law and corporate litigation. Yorick is an all-round business lawyer assisting the commercial and corporate department of WLP-Law. Yorick assists clients in M&A transactions, corporate litigation and general contract matters.

Career

Yorick started his career in 2019 at Leiden University, the Netherlands, Private Law Institute, Business Law Department, as a lecturer and researcher in corporate and company law. In this capacity Yorick specialized in International Business Law, in depth Company Law and Mergers and Acquisitions. Yorick co-managed the project the ‘Legal Business Game’, which was nominated for the Gouden Zandloper - Innovative Legal Education Award 2020.

Education

Yorick obtained his Bachelor of Laws at the Leiden University in 2017, followed by his Master of Laws (LL.M) in 2019 in Corporate Law at Leiden University.

Yorick is fluent in Dutch and English.