The Synergy of Valuable Experience

The founding partners of CLINT are true professionals with many years of experience in top-tier law firms and executive board positions in leading companies.

The CLINT team provides you with sound legal advice, serving as your trusted advisor and sparring partner.

Expect not only sound legal advice, but also clarity about the entire playing field of your business. We aim to become your dedicated trusted advisor and sparring partner.

Dennis Veldhuizen

Dennis is a founding partner of CLINT. He studied Dutch Law at the University of Amsterdam and was sworn in as a lawyer in 1999. Before joining CLINT in 2016, he was a partner at HDK Advocaten. Previous to that he was a partner at Greenberg Traurig LLP, a US law firm, where he led the Amsterdam employment practice.

+31 (0)6 261 12 757   /   dv@clintlegal.com

Wouter Engelsman

Wouter is a founding partner of CLINT. He studied constitutional and administrative law at the University of Groningen. Wouter has been practising as a lawyer since 1 January 2005. Prior to CLINT, he was a partner at HDK Advocaten and senior manager at HVG (EY), where he headed the Amsterdam employment law practice group. Wouter has made several contributions to handbooks on employment law, regularly publishes articles in professional journals and is a frequent speaker at congresses and seminars.

+31 (0)6 810 51 925   /   we@clintlegal.com

Eric van Dam

Eric is a founding partner of CLINT. He studied Dutch law at Utrecht University. Eric was sworn in as a lawyer in 2003 and associated with US law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP. Before setting up CLINT he held several management board positions within the fashion industry. As board member and the company’s in house lawyer (admitted to the Amsterdam bar) he had a pioneering role in the strong international growth of menswear retailer Suitsupply. Eric is a certified mediator, registered with the Netherlands Mediation Federation (MfN).

+31 (0)6 101 72 222   /   evd@clintlegal.com

Hilde de Kubber

Hilde is lawyer at CLINT. She studied law with a minor in business studies at Leiden University and graduated in private law from the University of Amsterdam. Hilde has been a lawyer since October 2010. Before beginning her work at CLINT, she worked as a lawyer in the employment law department at HDK Advocaten and at Baker & McKenzie, where she specialized in issues relating to pension law.

+31 (0)6 483 84 482   /   hdk@clintlegal.com

Isabel Somers

Isabel Somers

Isabel works as an associate at CLINT. She studied Dutch law at Maastricht University. In 2016 Isabel completed a Master’s degree in Employment and Enterprise law at the University of Amsterdam. Internships with law firms Kennedy Van der Laan and Van der Steenhoven sparked Isabel’s passion for employment law.

+31 (0)6 546 40 563   /   is@clintlegal.com

Jolanda Schalkwijk

Jolanda Schalkwijk

Jolanda is the office manager of CLINT. She graduated from Schoevers Institute, a well known private school for office management. Upon her graduation, she has worked in various positions with KLM at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport for twelve years. Next she worked as office manager for an insurance broker and lately with a (career) coaching and mediation firm. She forms a dedicated part of CLINT since its launch.

+31 (0)6 111 77 817   /   js@clintlegal.com

Ewelina Chrabol

Ewelina Chrabol

Ewelina works as paralegal at CLINT. She studies both Dutch law and European studies at the University of Amsterdam. Previously she graduated in European law in Poland and followed an international European business law program at the EBS University of Business and Law in Germany. Before joining CLINT Ewelina worked for almost two years at two law firms in Amsterdam and Haarlem. Next to her focus on employment law Ewelina has a particular interest in corporate litigation.

pl@clintlegal.com