Wieke van Angeren
“Name to note.” – The Legal 500
Wieke van Angeren (admitted to the Bar in 1998) is specialised in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts with a focus on software and IT (sourcing, licenses, SaaS, e-commerce). She also deals with IT disputes.
Wieke regularly assists clients like banks and insurance companies and companies within the TMT-sector in various sourcing and IT projects. She also advises clients in respect of license, distribution and franchise arrangements.
According to Chambers & Partners: “Wieke van Angeren advises on commercial contracts particularly within the software and IT sector, with an additional specialism in IT and technology in the financial sector. Clients consider her to be ‘very experienced, dedicated and determined to deliver milestones within a deadline; she is a true example of a partner with a relationship to the customer’.”
Wieke regularly gives lectures and courses in her area of expertise, both to in-house counsels as well as lawyers. She completed her postgraduate education ‘National and International Contracting’ at the Grotius Academy in 2007, and since 2016 she is a lecturer at the Grotius Academy for IT law (subject Outsourcing).
Wieke has been a partner at Brinkhof since 1 January 2015. Until 2015 she worked as counsel at Freshfields in Amsterdam. While there, she set up and led the IT and sourcing practice, after having first worked for six months at the Frankfurt office. Wieke graduated from the University of Utrecht in 1998.