Diederik Wolters-Rückert, advocaat Pels Rijcken

Diederik Wolters Rückert

Attorney-at-law • senior associate

Diederik Wolters Rückert has been working as an attorney-at-law at Pels Rijcken since 2011. He specialises in procurement law and litigates frequently. He assists the Dutch State and other contracting authorities in complex preliminary relief proceedings and proceedings on the merits involving procurement law. Diederik knows how to quickly master the subject matter of the tendered contract, no matter how diverse, complex or technical.

Diederik studied at Utrecht University (Utrecht Law College honours programme). He regularly gives presentations on new developments in procurement law and lectures on award criteria in the procurement law programme for lawyers at VU Law Academy.


  • "Mr. Wolters Rückert [...]: These gentlemen act with integrity, care for the cause and speak up for what is right. Both create an atmosphere open for dialogue and suggestions. This makes the clients feel understood, involved and feel that they talk in a trusted environment.", Legal 500 2020
  • "Some of the standout lawyers include […] diplomatic senior associate Diederik Wolters Rückert whose reasoning is impeccable.", Legal 500 2019