Insurance Law Global (ILG), London, UK has invited the Netherlands based law firm Ekelmans & Meijer to join their international network of insurance law firms. With members around the globe ILG offers international insurers access to top level insurance law support for their international activities.
Member firms all have a strong commitment to the insurance industry and share a common philosophy. They are results-oriented, focused on efficient service delivery and offer practical solutions of a high standard.
Dan Cutts, Senior Partner at UK law firm Weightmans LLP and founding member of ILG:
“We are delighted to welcome Ekelmans & Meijer to ILG. As a leading insurance firm in the Netherlands with a wealth of international and multi-jurisdictional experience, E&M are committed to providing commercial, intuitive solutions to clients, are alive to opportunities presented by globalisation and understand the diverse requirements of insurers – a fantastic addition to the network.”
Ekelmans & Meijer can draw up a wealth of expertise, built up during decades of servicing national and international insurance firms. With long lasting relations with leading national and international insurers, the Insurance & Liability Team helps them whenever their business meets legal challenges. With Insurance litigation and advocacy services to clients in all areas.
Jan Ekelmans and Frank Schaaf, Insurance partners at Ekelmans & Meijer:
“We see a trend towards internationalization of Insurance firms and their insurance products. Joining this network enables closer cooperation with our clients”.
The international cooperation of Ekelmans & Meijer is in line with its international focus, also outside the insurance industry: as an active member of Legalink, an international network of law firms and with a large German Desk, which cooperates with German companies in their activities in the Netherlands and supports Dutch companies with their activities in Germany.
Andrea van de Velde, director at the The Hague office, emphasizes the great value of the international network ILG:
“Through our lawyers, clients literally have access to a world of relevant expertise and networks. It is a privilege for our firm to be part of Insurance Law Global and it fits our strategy of further internationalization.”