mr. J.J. (Jaap Jan) Plas

mr. J.J. (Jaap Jan) Plas


Jaap-Jan is mainly involved in complex real estate questions that arise during the property cycle, from the start of a project to the investment phase. He focuses on transactions, project development, property finance, sustainable energy and investment vehicles (including family funds). His clients include government authorities, approved organisations, investors, developers, port authorities, healthcare institutions, and builders.

Jaap-Jan is a sharp-minded and ambitious with an eye for both the legal details and the financial/strategic interests of the client and the transaction. He has worked for TRIP Law since 2001 and has been a partner since 2006. Jaap-Jan was a member of the executive board from 2007 to 2020, and he is cofounder of various property-related associations and foundations. He also holds various other positions in society.


Property And Civil Construction Law


Construction & Real Estate


Social Housing Associations


Notarial Law University of Groningen

International Business Law and Tax Law, KU Leuven


Co-founder and chair of Stichting Vastgoedrapportage Noord-Nederland

Member of the Association of Property Lawyers

Co-founder and member of the Northern Property Society

Co-founder of the association of Internet Notaries

Co-founder of Vastgoedlounge FC Groningen

Initiator of the Groninger Challenge

Board member of Stichting Escrow Waarborg Trip Advocaten & Notarissen

Board member Stichting Beheer Derdengelden Trip Advocaten & Notarissen

Member of Freon fan De Swan


Dutch, English & German

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