Pels Rijcken is a leading top-10 firm in the Netherlands. Based in The Hague, the firm provides private sector and public sector clients with a full range of special practices such as Commercial Law, Corporate Law and Corporate Governance, Energy Law, Environmental and Planning Law, EU & Competition Law, ICT & Telecommunications Law, Infrastructure Law, Procurement Law, Real Estate Law and Regulatory Law. Furthermore, Pels Rijcken is representing the Dutch government, Dutch Central Bank and other regulators, lower government bodies and other public authorities. Pels Rijcken has a leading Supreme Court litigation practice, handling about one third of all supreme court cases in the Netherlands. Pels Rijcken’s EU & Competition department is proficient in all aspects of European and national competition law. The department has an outstanding litigation record. The firm’s competition lawyers work in close cooperation with litigation experts. Together they handle an increasing number of cartel damages actions. Currently they represent several multinational companies as defendants in follow-on actions in the Dutch courts. The high-level competition law practice combined with its leading litigation practice makes Pels Rijcken a strong ally in any competition-related litigation.