bureau Brandeis strengthens Corporate & Commercial litigation practice with appointment of Wesley Vader as partner

bureau Brandeis
04 Apr 2023

Wesley Vader has been appointed partner at bureau Brandeis as per 1 April 2023. As a litigator, Wesley handles complex corporate and commercial disputes. Wesley is frequently involved in class actions. For example, he litigates in several class actions in the ongoing dieselgate. Wesley also acts on behalf of domestic and foreign clients in liability cases, shareholder and contractual disputes and fraud-related matters.

Wesley Vader: ” I am very pleased to be appointed partner at bureau Brandeis. bureau Brandeis employs highly driven and talented people. It also has a unique position as the largest stand-alone litigation firm in the Netherlands and does not shy away from a challenger role. That really appeals to me. It is therefore the perfect place for me to further develop professionally while contributing to the further growth of the firm.”

Wesley Vader was sworn in as an attorney-at-law in 2007 and now has over 15 years of experience as a litigator. He has been associated with bureau Brandeis since 2019.

Louis Berger: “As per 1 April 2023, Wesley joined the partner group of bureau Brandeis. Wesley joined us four years ago with the aim of expanding our practice. In this objective, he has more than succeeded. Since his arrival, the class action practice has taken off in the same way. With his appointment as partner, bureau Brandeis strengthens its position in the field of corporate & commercial litigation, and class actions in particular. We congratulate Wesley on his appointment and wish him the very best.”

Christiaan Alberdingk Thijm: “bureau Brandeis is a rapidly growing firm, partly due to increased complex and cross-border litigation, such as class actions. The Netherlands is still considered a leading European country in field of class actions. The appointment of Wesley as partner at bureau Brandeis is in line with the firm’s objective to further specialize in handling that type of high profile cases.”

About bureau Brandeis
bureau Brandeis specializes in conducting complex litigation. The firm also assists clients in regulatory investigations. With Wesley’s appointment, bureau Brandeis has now 9 Dutch partners. With more than 40 lawyers, it is by far the largest stand-alone litigation firm in the Netherlands. The Paris office employs 3 partners.