Regulatory, Dispute Resolution, Corporate, Energy

Gerard de Jongh

Senior Associate

Phone +31 20 530 5223
Mobile +31 6 81 35 83 79
Email gerard.dejongh@stek.com
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Gerard de Jongh is part of our regulatory practice group. He specialises in civil law with a focus on energy trade and energy supply and advises and litigates on predominantly energy law matters (generation and trading of renewables, heat, electricity and natural/green gas) in both the large (b2b) market as in the regulated area of the energy market. He also represents clients in civil proceedings against other market participants or in procedures vis-à-vis the competent authorities and regulators. Gerard regularly publishes in his field of expertise. Prior to joining Stek, he worked as a legal counsel at Vattenfall and as a lawyer at Pels Rijcken.

Recognitions

Legal 500 – Energy: Regulatory

  • “Gerard de Jongh and Jan Erik Janssen are my go-to lawyers for just about anything. Gerard has experience in just about all the fields with which an integrated utility engages, which makes him unique. He also has extraordinary abilities understanding extremely complicated files very swiftly and determining the way forward.” (2024)
  • “No-nonsense approach. Sense of humour. Knowledgeable, which means they force their clients to really explain what the issues are, and then translate these issues into legal opportunities.” (2023)
  • “Stek brings a lot of regulatory knowledge and experience to the table. Great support to stand up against or discuss with any regulator.” (2023)
  • “Enthusiastic, young team, always ready to help you out.” (2023)
  • “They react very swiftly, have a profound knowledge of regulation, and are happy to discuss with you and to adapt a position.” (2023)

Chambers Europe – Energy & Natural Resources

  • “The quality of this firm is superb. It has excellent sector knowledge, and we are always receiving partner attention.” (2022)
  • “Stek has a very good name and experience in complex matters relating to the Dutch Electricity Act.” (2022)
Career
  • Lawyer at Stek (2022 – today)
  • Legal Counsel Vattenfall (2020 – 2022)
  • Lawyer at Pels Rijcken (2015 – 2020)
"Gerard de Jongh and Jan Erik Janssen are my go-to lawyers for just about anything. Gerard has experience in just about all the fields with which an integrated utility engages, which makes him unique. He also has extraordinary abilities understanding extremely complicated files very swiftly and determining the way forward"
– Legal 500 2024 – Energy – Regulatory
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