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prof. mr. dr. L.C.A. (Leon) Verstappen

Professor of Private Law, in particular Notarial law
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+31 50 36 35762 (+31503635762)



Private law, in particular family property law, enheritance law, company law and real estate law, as well as regulation of notaries.

Other positions

Deputy judge Court of Appeal The Hague (2014), Court of Appeal Leeuwarden (2003-2014)
Legal advisor Hekkelman Lawyers and Notaries (Arnhem and Nijmegen) (2010)
Legal advisor (1998)
Member Board of Supervisors Foundation for the advancement of Notarial Science (2002, non-remunerated)
Boardmember Foundation Person, Familie and Juvenile Law (2018, non-remunerated)
Boardmember Foundation Grotius Academie (2003, non-remunerated)
Boardmember Foundation for Professional Training of Notaries (2010, non-remunerated)
Board member Foundation for Product History (1990, non-remunerated)
Board member Foundation Gewin Storm de Grave trust (2016)
Boardmember Dutch Association for Comparative Law (2013, non-remunerated)
Boardmember Trust Foundation Copyright Practical Manuals Notaries (2005, non-remunerated)
Editor Weekly for Private Law, notaries and Registration (WPNR) (2009)
Annotator Dutch Jurisprudence (NJ) (2008)
Editor in chief Practical Manuals for Notaries (2004)
Editor in chief Tekst en Commentaar Erfrecht (2005, non-remunerated)
Editor in chief Book series Netherlands Institute for Law and Governance (2011, NILG) (non-remunerated)
Editor NILG-Books sub-series on Real estate, environment en law (2011, non-remunerated)
Editor NILG-Books subseries on Family & Law (2011, non-remunerated)
Editor 'Family & Law' (online open access forum) (2011, non-remunerated)
Editor Formats for Legal Practice (1997)
Member Scientific Advisory Board Association of Notary Specialists on Real Estate (2012, non-remunerated)
Member Board of Advice Young Property Lawyers Forum (YPLF) (2012, non-remunerated)
Member RETHINKIN_, a scientific research network of the Research Foundation Flanders (2015, non-remunerated)
Fellow European Law Institute (2011, non-remunerated)
Member steering committee (2009), founder (2014) and first chair of Foundation The Land Portal (2009-2020, non-remunerated)
Honorary member Nijmegen notarial student association Nota Bene (1998)
Honorary member Groningen notarial student association Vevonos (2022)
In 2009 elected by peers as the best notarial lawyer of the Netherlands
Verstappen does not have a full appointment
Last modified:17 July 2024 07.41 a.m.

Contact information

Oude Boteringestraat 18
9712 GH Groningen
The Netherlands

Harmonie building

Working hours:
Absent at Monday
+31 50 36 35762 (+31503635762)