Profile

Koen Rutten specialises in company-law disputes, liability proceedings and corporate governance issues. He represents the interests of companies, shareholders, directors and officers, and supervisory directors. Koen also handles acquisition-related disputes and inquiry proceedings, as well as both national and international arbitration proceedings. He also litigates and advises on the Dutch Financial Supervision Act and the liability of financial institutions and supervisory authorities.

Koen has specific experience with class action lawsuits. He has successfully handled multiple cases on behalf of investors and other victims of misconduct.

Koen publishes on a regular basis.

When you work with Koen, you know that you work with one of the best lawyers in his field.

Legal 500 2024

No matter what happens in a case, you know that Koen is there for you as his client. He really has your back.

Legal 500 2024

Koen Rutten is highly technically capable and trusted by our clients on complex and aggressive cross-border matters.

Legal 500 2024

Koen has an innate ability to make the right judgement call on difficult matters where other lawyers would be more equivocal.

Legal 500 2024

Koen Rutten: he’s a superstar. Practical, extremely knowledgeable, highly strategic, and knows how to get results for his clients.

Legal 500 2024

Koen has an innate ability to make the right judgement call on difficult matters where other lawyers would be more equivocal.

Legal 500 2024

Academic background

  • Grotius Academy, Corporate Litigation specialist programme
  • Utrecht University, Law