The agricultural sector is one of the most important drivers of the Dutch economy. DeHaan Advocaten en Notarissen knows this sector like the back of their hand, as our roots lie in the North of the Netherlands. We like to contribute to the growth and prosperity of agricultural enterprises. Our specialists speak the language and know the market.

Monthly sector meetings

Knowledge of and developments within the agricultural sector are discussed monthly in our sector meeting. This means that our legal specialists are close to your sector. We also believe that attention connects; this starts with involvement and with speaking the same language.

Regulation and risk management in the agricultural sector

There are many issues in the agricultural sector. This sector is heavily regulated – at both national and European level – which could affect your business strategy. In order to give you good legal advice, we must be aware of this.

How do you manage the risks? What possibilities are there for business succession or expansion? We like to think along with you.” – Siebe Swart – lawyer at DeHaan

Full-service, high quality legal service provider

With no fewer than 70 lawyers and civil-law notaries, we have all the specialisations in-house. As a full-service legal advisor, we serve entrepreneurs throughout the agricultural chain. Legal topics are wide-ranging and so are we. Make the most of your opportunities and take advantage of our sector approach. We will gladly explain it to you personally. Then you will know why you can rely on our team of specialists.

Relevant legal areas in the agricultural sector

We offer advice and support in:

  • agricultural law
  • environmental regulations
  • administrative law
  • ground lease
  • business succession
  • forms of cohabitation (marriage, registered partnership, cohabitation contract)
  • inheritance law
  • redistribution of land
  • risk management and insurance law
  • financing and securities
  • legal forms and partnerships
  • environmental law
  • agreements and general terms and conditions
  • permits and subsidies

Our ‘common sense’ is extended with memberships of:

  • VASN (Association of Agricultural Specialists in the Notarial Practice)
  • Association of Agricultural Lawyers
  • LTO North (Northern Netherlands Agricultural and Horticultural Organisation)

Would you like to know more about our sector approach? Our specialists will be happy to visit you.