mr. R.J. (Rutger) Duursma

mr. R.J. (Rutger) Duursma



As a lawyer, Rutger litigates and advises on a broad range of legal matters including commercial contracts, directors’ and officers’ liability, and attachment and execution procedures. In addition, he has a sound knowledge of insolvency law and is therefore often involved in winding up companies.

Rutger is a sharp-minded, analytical lawyer with a pragmatic approach. Clients see him as approachable and easy to get on with. He considers the interests of the company’s business and continuously strives to find a strategic plan of action. When Rutger takes on a case, he does all he can and perseveres until the best possible result has been attained.

Year of swearing-in



Management Consultancy, Restructuring and Insolvency

International Business

Business Law


Banks, Insurers and Business Services


Transport & Logistics


Dutch Law University of Groningen


Member of the Association of Young Ligigators (VJP)

Member of the Association of Young Insolvency Practitioners

Member of the Friesland Legal Society

Member of the Young Bar Friesland

Business member of the Leeuwarder Golfclub De Groene Ster

Member of the Commerciële Club Leeuwarden


Dutch & Englisch

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