Flexible team structure
In addition to partners (co-owners of our firm), lawyers and (junior) civil-law notaries who are associated with De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen based on a traditional employment contract, a number of lawyers also carry out work for our law firm as independent contractors under a professional services agreement. Some of them are also associates of another law firm. They give De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen’s team a greatly appreciated flexibility and are presented on this page.
When these lawyers carry out work for clients of De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen, this work is done based on an agreement between De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen and the client. De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen is ultimately responsible for the performed work. In other words, in the unlikely event that this lawyer makes a professional error, it will be covered by the professional liability insurance of De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen. Should the client have a complaint about the lawyer, the complaint may be submitted to the internal complaints officer of De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen.
De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen typically sends an invoice for performed services, which will be governed by the general terms and conditions of De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen. This ensures that it will not make any difference to our clients which lawyer from De Haan Advocaten & Notarissen represents their interests.