Yacob Mijhad

Yacob Mijhad

Advocaat | Associate


+31 20 605 65 75
+31 6 1096 4018



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Yacob specialises in spatial planning law, environmental law and tenancy law. He works on a broad spectrum of matters relating to real estate, spatial planning and the environment. Yacob helps clients draft agreements, writes advice, carries out due diligence investigations and litigates. Yacob publishes in different legal journals and teaches a seven-week programme of company law seminars each year at the University of Amsterdam.

Qualifications & Experience

  • International and EU Law (with a focus on company law) (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, including an exchange programme at the Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago)
  • Houthoff advised Nuclear Research Group (NRG) on the sale of its dosimetry services division to Mirion Technologies.

  • Houthoff advised Nobia on the acquisition of Bribus Holding B.V., a Dutch kitchen supplier with annual sales of approximately EUR 65 million. Bribus was founded 90 years ago and is acquired from Bernhard ten Brinke, who remains in the company. 
  • Houthoff represented Klaas Puul in its merger with Foppen Groep. Both Foppen and Klaas Puul are well known business in the salmon and shrimp processing industry and have long histories as family owned businesses in the food industry. The businesses have been in existence for respectively 100 and 50 years.