Legal notice

Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn N.V. has its registered offices at Bezuidenhoutseweg 57, 2594 AC The Hague, The Netherlands. The company trades under the name “Pels Rijcken”.

Chamber of Commerce registration number: 27283716
BTW (sales tax) number: NL815187294b01

Professional bodies and codes of conduct

Our attorneys and (junior) notaries are all registered members of their respective (statutory) professional bodies:


The websites of both these organisations contain the statutory regulations and code of conduct by which attorneys and (junior) notaries must abide.

Client identification

In accordance with the Wet identificatie bij dienstverlening [identification (provision of services) act] and the Wet melding ongebruikelijke transacties [disclosure of unusual transactions (financial services) act], attorneys and notaries are obliged to report unusual transactions to the Meldpunt Ongebruikelijke Transacties [unusual transactions disclosures office], and, in some cases, to verify the identity of clients before they may accept instructions. For more information, please visit the website of the Bureau Financieel Toezicht [Financial Supervision Office] or the Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten [Netherlands Bar Association].