Mr. M.E. ten Brinke



Marlieke ten Brinke has been working at Wijn & Stael since 2014. She also obtained her Master's degree in Private Law with distinction from Utrecht University that year. She received an honourable mention for her thesis on the disposition options of a purchaser under retention of title.

During her studies, Marlieke was active as a volunteer with the Rechtswinkel Utrecht (a student-run legal advice centre) and was a board member of the Molengraaff Dispuut, a study association for students of Private Law. Marlieke also held internships in the legal profession and at the district court of Utrecht.

Marlieke is an enthusiastic and ambitious attorney. She has the ability to quickly understand complex legal questions, identify connections and reach well-considered judgements. She is accurate and focused on quality. Marlieke is involved in business law and insolvency law; she is also a member of Wijn & Stael’s Supreme Court Litigation team.


  • Member of JIRA (Association of Young Insolvency Attorneys)
  • Member of VCCA (Civil Cassation Attorneys Association)
  • Member of JIRA (Association of Young Litigation Attorneys)


  • Specialization course in civilian cassation law, PAO Leiden University (2017)
  • Master's degree Private law (with distinction), Utrecht University
  • Dutch law (with distinction), Utrecht University
  • Certificate in financial accounting, UC Berkeley, California (2013)