Partner & Lawyer
Ton is specialised in advice and litigation in the areas of life sciences & healthcare, in which he focuses on promotion, marketing & sales (including procurement procedures and contracting), borderline issues, compliance issues and supervision and enforcement by regulatory bodies, including the IGJ (Dutch Healthcare and Youth Inspectorate) and the NVWA (Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority). In the areas of unfair competition & advertising, Ton issues opinions and litigates for a wide range of products and services, also outside the life sciences & healthcare practice (ranging from razors to influencer marketing). He not only gives talks at seminars on a regular basis, but also makes contributions to various educational programmes within his areas of expertise.
Ton is secretary and an active member of the board of the Dutch Advertising Law Association as well as being a deputy judge at the Amsterdam Court of Appeal. Ton is co-founder and former member of the board of the Dutch Pharma and Law Association. He graduated cum laude from Nijmegen University in 1994. From 1995 to 2001 he worked for NautaDutilh.