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Roderick Nieuwmeyer


CMS EU Law Office
Avenue des Nerviens 85
1040 Brussels
Atrium - Parnassusweg 737
1077 DG Amsterdam
PO Box 94700
1090 GS Amsterdam
Languages Dutch, Italian, French, English, German

Roderick Nieuwmeyer works as an attorney-at-law (advocaat) in the Competition & EU Practice Group. He is based in the CMS EU Law office in Brussels and the CMS office in Amsterdam.

Roderick has extensive knowledge of European law and has a special focus on competition law. He advises inter alia in the areas of anti-trust, including anti-trust compliance, merger control and distribution practices. He also litigates in proceedings with the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM), the European Commission and national courts. Roderick works in four languages (Dutch, German, English and French) and also speaks Italian.

Roderick is a member of the CMS Life Sciences sector group and the CMS Innovation Advocates Team which provides legal assistance to innovative start-up companies. Additionally, he is a member of the CMS Dawn Raid Team and the CMS Netherlands German Desk.

Roderick joined CMS in 2012. Previously he worked as a lawyer at Houfhoff Buruma in Amsterdam, after having successfully completed a LL.M at the prestigious Collège d’Europe in Bruges.

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The Legal 500 EMEA, 2020


  • European Law, College of Europe, Belgium
  • Dutch Law (Private Law), Leiden University
  • Dutch Law (International & European Law), Leiden University
  • International Program, Institut détudes politiques de Paris, France
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  • Dutch Association of Competition law (VvM)
  • CMS Innovation Advocates team
  • Dutch Bar Association
  • Dutch Brussels Bar (EU-list)
  • Holland House Brussels
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