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    Cees is a highly experienced authority on Property, with special interests in physical planning, real estate, environmental law, project development and construction law. Cees acts primarily for authorities and real estate professionals.

    Internationally renowned. Approachable. Enthusiastic. Ethical. Good sense of humour.

    Cees lectures on administrative law and is an active member of several civil society organisations.

    General administrative law Environmental law Real Estate & Construction Cees Kniestedt Cees is a highly experienced authority on Property, with special interests in physical planning, real estate, environmental law, project development and constru

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    Recommended Lawyer -  The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Environment & Planning

    "Recommended Lawyer." -  The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, 2017, Environment & Planning

    "At Van Doorne, project finance is a core part of the real estate and projects practice. According to clients, 'what is different there from other law firms is that the work is absolutely reliable, nothing is forgotten'." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Project Finance and PFI

    "The lawyers 'are results-oriented in negotiations', and 'all details are considered and appropriately addressed without losing sight of the overall goal'" - Chambers Europe 2019, Real Estate

    "... the firm's 'excellent knowledge of our needs related to the Amsterdam real estate market', and 'we discuss our expectations and needs upfront.'" -  Chambers Europe 2019, Real Estate

    "Perfectly co-ordinated and functioning team." - Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate 

    "Hard workers, with unique technical focus and strength." - Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate

    "In-depth knowledge and quick, practical and to-the-point." - Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate

    "Van Doorne's practice 'reacts fast, and with useful knowledge'. As well as being active in PPPs, it acts on healthcare, retail, social housing and industrial construction projects." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Construction

    "Van Doorne's team is frequently active on real estate developments and politically sensitive matters." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Environment & Planning