Bart van der Wiel

Advocaat | Partner

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+31 6 2025 0758

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Bart heads the Supreme Court Litigation Team. As a Supreme Court specialist, he has been involved in numerous landmark cases on arbitration, finance, insolvency, insurance, contracts, procedure and liability law, acting for corporates, investors, and leading financial institutions such as Achmea, Allianz, and ING. As a trial lawyer, he has represented the estates of KPNQwest and Lehman Brothers Treasury, and bondholders in the multi-billion dollar Oi restructuring in vital matters for the resolution of these insolvencies.  
  • “A client enthuses: ‘Bart van der Wiel is one of the great minds in the Dutch legal world, and easy to work with’.”
    Chambers Europe, Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation (2022 Edition)
  • “Bart van der Wiel knows how to explain complex legal issues in laymen's language.”
    Chambers Europe, Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation (2022 Edition)
  • Bart van der Wiel is ranked in Tier 1.
    Chambers Europe, Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation (2022 Edition)
  • “A client states: ‘Bart van der Wiel is approachable and gifted at making complex matters simple’.”
    Legal 500, Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation (2022 Edition)
  • “Bart van der Wiel has a creative view on a dogmatic problem.”
    Legal 500, Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation (2022 Edition)
  • “Bart van der Wiel stands out as a great Supreme Court litigator.”
    Legal 500, Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation (2022 Edition)
  • “Clients praise his commitment, one asserting that he ‘stands out as a Supreme Court litigator and really goes the necessary extra mile to win the case.’”
    Chambers Europe, Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation (2021 Edition)
  • Bart van der Wiel is ranked in Tier 1.
    Chambers Europe, Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation (2021 Edition)
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    Chambers Europe, Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation (2020 Edition)
  • Bart van der Wiel is ranked in Tier 1.
    Chambers Europe, Dispute Resolution: Supreme Court Litigation (2020 Edition)
  • “Bart van der Wiel excels in Supreme Court advice and litigation. He is a quick and strategic thinker with a keen eye on its client’s opportunities. One of his unique strengths is that you can always reach him. Another strength is that he is very hands on.”
    Legal 500, Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation (2020 Edition)
Bart received a Ph.D. from Leiden University in 2004 and has authored many publications. He is the editor and co-author of a leading textbook on Supreme Court litigation, and a member of the editorial team of the Tijdschrift voor Civiele Rechtspleging, the leading Dutch journal on civil procedure. Bart is a highly sought-after speaker and lecturer, and a member of the Advisory Committee on Civil Procedural Law of the Ministry of Justice and Security.

Qualifications & Experience

  • PhD Civil Law in 2004 (Leiden University)
  • Civil Law (Leiden University)
  • M.A. Classics (Leiden University)
  • Represented CBRE in proceedings before the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court upheld the Court of Appeal's judgment which found that CBRE Investors does not have to offer properties to Bijenkorf.


  • Represented Wells in the Wells v Bariven case in proceedings before the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court reinstated the arbitral award after it was set aside for alleged corruption.