Valérie van 't Lam

Specialising in environmental law, Valérie primarily focuses on climate, the energy transition, circular economy, the (new) Omgevingswet, and supervision and enforcement guiding her clients through every matter.

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Valérie van 't Lam

Partner Amsterdam

Specialising in environmental law, Valérie primarily focuses on climate, the energy transition, circular economy, the (new) Omgevingswet, and supervision and enforcement guiding her clients through every matter.

Valérie van 't Lam

Partner Amsterdam

Valérie acts for a wide range of businesses, developers and public bodies (including municipalities and provinces) in environmental and planning law matters. She represents her clients before the Dutch courts and in negotiations with government agencies and other public authorities.

Together with Heleen Kersten, Valérie co-chairs the Stibbe ESG & Sustainability focus group, a cross-practice team bringing together Stibbe's experts in order to provide clients with guidance and advice on all legal aspects of ESG and sustainability matters. 

She has a Master’s degree in Dutch Law (private law and administrative law) (2000), and a PhD in environmental law (2005) from the University Utrecht.

In addition, Valérie was a research assistant at the University Utrecht from 2000 to 2005. She also teaches environmental law at the University Utrecht and at the University of Amsterdam.

Valérie is editor of several leading Dutch environmental law magazines including ‘Tijdschrift voor Omgevingsrecht’ and ‘StAB’. She is the annotator of the environmental law magazine ‘Milieu & Recht’ and she is board member of the Environmental Lawyers Association (VMA) and the Environment Law Association (VMR).

Languages: Dutch, English
Admitted to the Amsterdam Bar: 2008
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