Susanne van de Pest "quickly reaches the heart of the matter and has immediately a thorough overall picture of the issue" according to an impressed client.
Susanne van de Pest is a senior associate at Van der Feltz Attorneys at Law, a leading Dutch boutique law firm that specialises in real estate and construction law, and offers high-end quality legal advice. With a special focus on all matters relating to the challenges of the energy transition at hand, Van der Feltz’s goal is to make its clients’ projects a success.
Susanne is an experienced real estate lawyer specialising in construction law and leasing law. Admitted to the bar in 2002, she has been involved in construction law ever since and was qualified as a tenancy law specialist by the Association of Landlord and Tenant Lawyers (VHA) in 2009.
She has had experience dealing with virtually every aspect of construction law. She is an expert on the general conditions and regulations governing the construction sector (RAW, UAV and UAV-GC). Susanne has often litigated at the Dutch Arbitration board for the building industry and the civil courts. She has also been actively involved in several international cases. One example is an ICC arbitration that concerned the expansion of an industrial complex; the case involved multiple Dutch and international parties.
Susanne is a practical, results-oriented lawyer who understands the interests of all the parties involved. Susanne was listed in WWL: Future Leaders: Construction 2019. Her clients appreciate her “ability to cope with complicated matters and remain calm during hectic situations” and “great sense of dedication towards the matter at hand”.
Susanne actively lectures both in-house and at a number of educational institutes, and publishes widely in her areas of law.