Few sectors in our society are currently undergoing as much change as the healthcare sector. The financial-economic situation demands drastic measures, and the relationship between market forces and public interest is fraught with tension.

Healthcare administrators and professionals, forced to respond to ever-changing regulations, experience continual pressure.

Pels Rijcken is a tried and trusted partner in healthcare matters for the government, healthcare insurance companies and healthcare providers. We are respected for our attorneys' knowledge and experience of the field, and both government as well as other market players know they can rely on our unconventional approach, our thorough knowledge and our reliable expertise.

For the healthcare industry, our practice focuses on advice, litigation and transactions. We work closely with specialists in different sub-areas to offer our clients the perfect combination of knowledge and experience. We assist our clients as a team and with commitment. Because we have an overall, comprehensive view, we are able to distinguish between primary and secondary issues properly - after all, healthcare is complicated enough as it is.

We know the environment in which you work. What you think matters is what matters to us. We have vision, and clients appreciate our clear and succinct advice and our tough but fair manner of litigating.


  • "Clients appreciate the combination of quality legal work and knowing the world we work in.", Chambers Europe 2018
  • "They were thorough, they included us in what they were doing and how much time it would take them. They gave me a good view before they started the work what they were going to do, it was all meticulously planned.", Chambers Europe 2017
  • "Very accurate and fast", Chambers Europe 2017
  • "Their response time is very sharp and quick, their advice is to the point and they are very accurate.", Chambers Europe 2016

Chambers Europe 2018 - Leading Firm   Legal 500 - Leading Firm 2018



  • Karlijn TeubenAttorney-at-law, partner
  • Marije BattingAttorney-at-law, partner