Marike Vermeer

Professional Support Lawyer | Head of Templates

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Marike is a professional support lawyer at our Brussels office, where she provides legal support on matters concerning European law, competition law, State aid, agri-food and life sciences. Besides managing know-how and writing multiple newsletters, she also prepares the programme for events and workshops in Brussels.


Marike keeps close track of everything that happens with Brexit, and shares her knowledge by writing Houthoff's Brexit blog (for internal use). She holds a position at KU Leuven, teaching the course Legal Writing.


Marike's previous positions include working as a lawyer for Clifford Chance and as researcher/lecturer at Utrecht University and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Utrecht University – Dutch Law & EU Law
  • University of Oslo - EEA law
  • Columbia University Law School (NY) - Intellectual Property law
  • Université de Paris II – Panthéon-Assas (LLM) - EU Law