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Hein van der Meer


Atrium - Parnassusweg 737
1077 DG Amsterdam
PO Box 94700
1090 GS Amsterdam
Languages German, English, Dutch

Hein van der Meer is the head of our Real Estate & Construction Practice Group in the Netherlands. He specialises in property transactions and property developments. ​

Hein advises on international and national portfolio transactions (offices, residential, retail and industrial) and turnkey sales and purchase contracts for direct and indirect transactions. He is well recommended for the notarial and tax aspects of property transactions, structures under property law and security rights. Hein advises (international) investors and investment funds, property developers, construction companies. Also owners in sale and lease back transactions.

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‘Hein van der Meer and his team have an outstanding reputation to make things happen. Together with his associates, he can make a real difference.‘

The Legal 500 EMEA, 2020

Very commercial and knows how to find a solution and close a deal.

Chambers Europe, 2020

"Hein van der Meer is a senior member of the CMS practice which serves domestic and international clients including developers, investors, and real estate funds, which benefit from the CMS global network."

The Legal 500, 2019

He is recognised for his "feeling for the technical side of real estate matters" and praised by clients for his strong negotiation skills.

Chambers Europe, 2019

"Hands-on; really hands-on getting the deal done."

Acritas Stars, 2018


  • Dutch Law (Private Law), VU Amsterdam
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  • Member Property Lawyers Association (VVJ)
  • Lecturer PropertyNL Masterclass
  • Columnist PropertyNL
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