Eric van Dam

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

Eric van Dam

Partner / Lawyer & Mediator

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).

Sector focus and specialisms

  • Retail, automotive & consumer goods
  • International and European employment law
  • Privacy (GDPR)
  • Employee participation
  • Mediation of employment and collaboration related disputes

Education

  • Erasmus University Rotterdam, postgraduate course on Employment Law (PALA): 2017
  • Mediation course from Centre for Conflict Management (CvC): 2015
  • Finance for non-financial managers: Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University: 2012
  • Master class Leadership, The Human Academy: 2011
  • Dutch law, Utrecht University: 2003

Memberships

  • Certified mediator, registered with the Netherlands Mediation Federation (MfN)
  • Association of Dutch Employment Lawyers (VAAN)
  • Amsterdam Association of Employment Lawyers (VAAA)

Other team members:

Dennis Veldhuizen

Dennis Veldhuizen

Partner / Lawyer

Wouter Engelsman

Wouter Engelsman

Partner / Lawyer

Anneke Pelser

Anneke Pelser

Senior lawyer

Inge Slangen

Inge Slangen

Senior lawyer

Astrid Joseph

Astrid Joseph

Legal intern

Jolanda Schalkwijk

Jolanda Schalkwijk

Office manager

Milan Smit

Milan Smit

assistant office manager