Bas Baks works in our firms Insurance & Litigation practice group. He specialises in insurance and liability matters, with an emphasis on claims in relation to construction related matters and D&O. Bas has experience in various areas of professional liability and product liability (recall, notifying food authorities, recovery). He has experience in advising and litigating on coverage issues, in which capacity he has represented various international insurance companies and multinationals.
In addition to litigating in civil courts, he has experience in arbitration, including the Arbitration Board for the Building Industry and the NAI.
He has also been deputy registrar to the Dutch Board of Discipline.
Bas has been a practising lawyer since 2000. He started out with a large law firm in Rotterdam, then later gained valuable experience as in-house counsel for a multinational in Eindhoven. He also worked as an intern in the insurance and re-insurance business at CMS Cameron McKenna in London. In June 2009, he completed a post-graduate course in Business and Liability at the Grotius Academy.