Barbara is a former Stibbe partner and civil law notary. She has been practising law since 1988, and today advises a range of clients in her role as of counsel.
Her experience and specialisations cover a broad range of areas including corporate governance, codes of conduct/ethics, capital protection rules, liability of managing directors and supervisory directors, and other areas of company law. On these matters, Barbara works in close partnerships with both national and international clients (including listed companies).
Previously, Barbara was Professor of Corporate Law and Corporate Governance at Nyenrode Business University. She regularly teaches post-graduate courses at various institutes. She has vast experience in executive education which includes work with boards and individual board members.
She has occupied various other positions, including member of the Board of the Commercial Law Association (Vereeniging Handelsrecht) and of the Foundation for Scientific Research (Notarial) Corporate Law.
Barbara is a member of the editing board for the annual publication "Geschriften vanwege de vereniging Corporate Litigation", published by the Dutch Association of Corporate Litigation.