Meine Dijkstra has been with Pels Rijcken since 1986. As both adviser and litigator, he has broad experience in telecommunications law, competition law and property law and specialises in ICT law and data analytics. Meine negotiates ICT projects, draws up the necessary contracts and handles ICT disputes. As a data expert, Meine is closely involved in the issues of sensor data and smart society. He also chairs the Innovation, Privacy & Technology (IP&T) department whose members support clients’ technological innovations, including the application of artificial intelligence, blockchain and smart contracts, sensor data, smart cities, and regulatory technology (RegTech).
Meine obtained his master’s degree in Dutch Civil Law and Socio-Economic Law from the University of Groningen. He then completed the Grotius Specialist programme in European and Dutch Competition Law. Meine chairs the Assistance Committee of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (LSA), and is a member of the Dutch Lawyers Association, the Procedural Law Association and the Netherlands Association for Information Technology and Law (NVvIR). He is also a member of the Board of Appeal of the Kaag Royal Society of Water Sports and a member of the Council of Appeal of the organisation for the conservation of round and flat-bottom boats (SSRP).