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    Kriek is a highly experienced Intellectual Property lawyer and co-head of the Media & Technology Sector Team. In trademarks and general IP law, Kriek is both trusted advisor and litigator, with special focus on (also online/digital) business and media, and the creative/innovative sector. Kriek has a strong track record in gaming, sponsoring, endorsement, (media)production and licensing projects. Kriek advises cultural and major retail organizations on the protection of design. She specializes in (conflicts on) media publicity (tv, print, online), communication and advertising law. Kriek is member of the Board of the Cobra Museum business club.

    Target-oriented. Driven. Clear. Concise. Extraordinarily committed.

    Kriek has specific expertise in commercial litigation, both before national and international Courts (EUC), regularly speaks on issues of intellectual property law and authored a handbook on intellectual property rights in bankruptcies. In the past, Kriek worked for the Ministries of Economic Affairs and Justice where she was involved in policy and legislation on intellectual property and civil law. Her affinity for strategies on managing media attention was kindled when she was director of a foundation that worked for better relationships between celebrities and the media.

    Intellectual Property & Media Technology, Media & Telecom Consumer Goods, Retail, Food & Beverages Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Devices Cyber Security Kriek Wille Kriek is a highly experienced member of the Intellectual Property practice, specialising in entertainment and media law. She represents companies and media pers


    "Kriek Wille is highlighted for her 'tactical' approach to solving disputes" - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Media and Entertainment, Food

    "Kriek Wille 'is a smart, outstanding attorney'" - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Intellectual Property

    "Kriek Wille, who heads the IP and media group at van Doorne, is an 'extremely thorough, dedicated lawyer with an eye for detail. She's a sharp thinker who provides value for her money'. Her group is poised to assist clients at every stage of the trademark lifecycle but is exceptionally strong when it comes to licensing and transaction." - WTR 1000 2019, Intellectual Property: Trademark 

    “Ranked as IP Star 2019 for Trademarks and Copyrights, Managing International Property (2019, 2018)” 

    “Is proactive in looking for solutions to difficult questions, and always goes the extra mile. She adapts to the needs of her clients and explains the situation very clearly. Her work is always prompt and precise.” - WTR 1000 2018, Intellectual Property: Trademark 

    "The 'IP experts', led by Kriek Wille, 'know all relevant case law'." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Media and Entertainment

    "Recommended Lawyer." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Food & Beverages 

    "Provides 'clear, bespoke advice'." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Intellectual Property

    "'A well skilled and dedicated team of lawyers who deliver what they promise' is one verdict on Van Doorne; others report 'it has great industry knowledge' and due to the size of the practice 'can handle tough deadlines'." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Information Technology

    "The Van Doorne team is recommended for being 'very dedicated and able to bring together the right experts in a team'" - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Industry Focus: Media and Entertainment