Mr. J.R. Hurenkamp



Jordy Hurenkamp has been with Wijn & Stael Advocaten since 2014. He is an ambitious and committed attorney with a pragmatic and meticulous approach. His wide-ranging legal knowledge and background enable him to examine complex legal issues from different angles and quickly analyse them. Jordy specialises in liability and compensation law, with a focus on commercial and corporate litigation.

Jordy graduated with distinction in Private Law and Corporate Law from Groningen University. His graduation thesis on the subject of court supervision with a pre-pack was published in book form in 2014, titled: De pre-pack in de praktijk (The pre-pack in practice). The thesis was awarded the Miel Bogaerts Prize and given a special mention in the explanatory memorandum to the legislative proposal for the Continuity of Enterprises Act (Wet Continuïteit Ondernemingen).

During his studies, Jordy was a committee member of the Studentengenootschap voor Onderneming & Recht in Groningen, a study association for students of business law. He was also a board member of the Groningen Legal Advice Centre and worked as a student assistant at the Hanze University of Applied Sciences and the University of Groningen, where he gave lectures to law students. During his studies, Jordy worked as a junior legal assistant at the District Court of Noord-Nederland and as a paralegal for a law firm.


  • Deputy secretary of the Groningen Regional Disciplinary Committee for the Healthcare Sector
  • Secretary to the Disputes Committee of 'Stichting Pensioenfonds voor Huisartsen' (General Practitioners’ Pension Fund Foundation)
  • Member of the Young Bar in Utrecht.
  • Member of the Association of Corporate Litigation
  • Member of the Association for Liability and Damages (VASR)


  • Grotius Company and Liability (2018, with distinction)
  • Master's degree (court career path) in Private Law and Corporate Law, Groningen University (2014, with distinction)
  • Graduated in Law from Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen (2011, with distinction)


Jordy has registered the following principal (and secondary) legal practice areas in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister):

  • Civil procedural law (Litigation)
  • Corporate law (Professional liability, Directors' and officers' liability)
  • Law of obligations

Based on this registration, he is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.

Publications from Jordy Hurenkamp

Aansprakelijkheid bestuurder voor een misleidend prospectus

Jordy Hurenkamp schreef voor het tijdschrift Jurisprudentie Onderneming & Recht (JOR) een annotatie over de aansprakelijkheid van een bestuurder voor een misleidend prospectus, zoals centraal stond in...

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Chronicle of class actions and settlements 2017

As was the case in previous years, in 2017 various aspects relating to the class action received considerable attention in the press, literature, and case law. The press not only remarked on “high p...

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