Lara Overwater works as an attorney-at-law in the Civil (Litigation) Law department. With her background in tax law, she focuses on matters at the interface of civil law and tax law.
Lara attended Leiden University, where she obtained her bachelor’s degree in Tax Law and in Rechtsgeleerdheid (Law) with Honours College Law and her master’s degree in Tax Law and in Corporate Law. She also studied Tax Law at Monash University in Melbourne for a semester. During her studies, Lara co-authored two publications on the regulation of Initial Coin Offerings and cryptocurrencies in different jurisdictions and she gained work experience as an intern at the Council of State and several law firms.