Hans Besselink, advocaat Pels Rijcken
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Hans Besselink

Advocaat • partner

Hans Besselink werkt al 25 jaar bij Pels Rijcken, en weet zijn specialistische kennis van het bestuursrecht, het omgevingsrecht en het (Europees) natuurbeschermingsrecht praktisch en oplossingsgericht in te zetten. Of het nu gaat om inpassingsplannen, bestemmingsplannen, projectbesluiten, vergunningen of handhavingsbesluiten, Hans komt snel tot een effectief resultaat. Hij adviseert en procedeert voor ministeries, vrijwel alle provincies, en veel waterschappen en gemeenten.

Hans studeerde Nederlands recht aan de Universiteit Utrecht en werkte daarna een aantal jaar als stafjurist bij de Raad van State. Hans deelt zijn kennis graag met anderen via publicaties in vakbladen. Ook treedt hij regelmatig naar buiten als docent en inleider bij cursussen en congressen.

Aanbevelingen

  • Recommended lawyer, Legal 500, 2021
  • Hans Besselink is highly respected for his work on environmental law, advising clients on ecological and environmental permitting mandates. One client applauds: He is very creative and not afraid to do something outside the box, and because of his high level of expertise these out-of-the-box solutions work," adding: He is highly regarded by everyone in the country, so it's a big plus when you bring him in.", Chambers Europe 2021
  • Recommended lawyer, Legal 500, 2020
  • "Sources enjoy working with Hans Besselink and enthuse that he has just the right atmosphere around him to deal with things, so it is comfortable working with him.", Chambers Europe 2020
  • "All the lawyers are described as civilised and pleasant to work with. These include Hans Besselink, […].", Legal 500 2019 
  • "According to a source, Hans Besselink is a brilliant fast-thinking lawyer. Another interviewee enthuses that he knows the law very well and is able to come up with pragmatic solutions.", Chambers Europe 2019
  • "An authority in the field of environmental law and a much sought-after legal adviser.", Chambers Europe 2018
  • "He is great. He always helps me understand the real problems. He is a very experienced lawyer in the field of environmental law. He has a lot of knowledge, is fast and smart and always comes up with a pragmatic solution.", Chambers Europe 2017
  • "Hans Besselink is fast, analytical, strategic and experienced.", Legal 500 2016