T. Havekes, LL.M
Lawyer since: 2011
Specialist area: family law, general practice
Education: Dutch law, Leiden University and Amsterdam University
Since her swearing-in as a lawyer, Tessa Havekes (1986) has been working at the general practice of Streefkerk Advocaten. The emphasis of her work lies on liability and insurance law, particularly on road traffic and employer’s liability and personal injury cases. She mainly offers advice to insurers and she often litigates in the courts (of appeal).
Tessa also assists clients in the fields of family law such as divorce proceedings, maintenance disputes and access issues.
Before starting her practice at Streefkerk Advocaten, Tessa worked as a legal assistant at a legal aid insurer and she did a traineeship at a big law firm in The Hague.