Maryse Mesu-Abbekerk

Attorney-at-law, partner

Maryse has 20 years of experience with litigation and consultating in real estate law and has a strong focus on tenancy, sales, purchases, leasehold and project development. She is a solution-oriented, concise and skilled attorney who is driven and energetic in her work and has an investigative and sharp nature. Maryse always strives to obtain the absolute best results for her clients. She is also adept at serving her clients' interests by de-escalating conflicts and preventing unnecessary litigation. She advises companies, housing cooperatives, non-profit organisations and (semi-) public authorities. Maryse is co-head of the sector Real Estate within the firm.

Maryse studied Civil Law and Business Law at the Leiden University. She also followed the postgraduate vocational training as an NMI-registered mediator at the ADR Institute in Amsterdam and the specialist course of the Vereniging van Huurrecht Advocaten (Dutch association of landlord and tenant law practitioners).

Recent cases

  • Municipality of The Hague - WFCC; assisted with the purchase transaction and renegotiations of the lease agreement in connection with the takeover of the World Forum Convention Centre by the Municipality of The Hague.
  • Municipality of The Hague - WFCC; assisted with the purchase transaction and renegotiations of the lease agreement in connection with the takeover of the World Forum Convention Centre by the Municipality of The Hague.

Additional Information

  • Chairman of the Real Estate unit
  • Lecturer, Landlord and Tenant Law at Academie voor de Rechtspraktijk (Academy for Law Practice) and Netherlands Institute for Construction Law (IBR)
  • Member Juristenvereniging Appartementsrecht
  • Women Leadership Programme, OSR Legal Programmes
  • Dutch Association of Landlord and Tenant Law Practitioners (VHA)
  • Editor of Bloggebiedsontwikkeling
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Expertise

  • Leasehold
  • Tenancy law
  • Renovation
  • Property transactions