Niels is responsible for know-how management within the Administrative Law practice group.
His key specialism is general administrative law. Niels also has a special interest in the public/private law divide, public organisations law and private entities performing public functions (semi-public entities).
Niels has a PhD from VU University, Amsterdam (2014). He also has an LLM in constitutional and administrative law, and private law, cum laude, from VU University, Amsterdam.
In addition to his work at Stibbe, Niels is a part-time lecturer at VU University, Amsterdam. He publishes on several administrative law topics and he is chronicler for the Dutch Journal of Administrative Law (Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Bestuursrecht).