Construction & Real Estate

Van der Feltz advocaten has considerable experience of advising on cross-border issues in the field of construction, real estate and lease law. We act on behalf of a wide range of clients, including (institutional) investors, project developers, (co-developing) construction companies, international organisations, local and regional authorities, (municipalities, provinces, environment agencies). utility and water companies and business in the industrial sector (petrochemical, pharmaceutical, food, oil & gas, heavy industry).


We have substantive expertise in construction and real estate law, (public) procurement lawleasing lawenergy lawplanning and environmental law, expropriation law and in-depth knowledge of and experienced in infrastructure-, commercial and public real estate developments (housing, infrastructure), real estate transactions and (government) liability issues.


Recent work

  • Advising a specialist investor in European sale and lease back transactions with regard to a particular sale and lease back transaction, which included the acquisition of a global automotive parts manufacturer’s European production facility in Oss, The Netherlands, and a new 20-years triple net lease with the global automotive parts manufacturer as tenant

  • Advising an international organisation on the development of its new 80.000 m2 headquarters in The Netherlands, including advice relating to tenders regarding maintenance- and consultancy contracts

  • Representing a client in a million-euro claim regarding the expansion of a Caribbean oil refinery in the International Chamber of Commerce

  • Advising international investors on flexible terms with regard to existing retail lease agreements in the Netherlands

Track record

Practical experience

Case 1

Legal 500 2022 Real Estate (Tier 5): ‘Knowledgeable, reliable and efficient.’ ‘Van der Feltz is a good business partner.’ 'Their service is more than adequate and always in time.’

Case 2

‘Rising star' in Legal 500 EMEA 2022 Construction: 'Susanne van de Pest had thorough knowledge of the contractual provisions and guided us astutely in our dealings with construction firms and professionals.’

Case 3

Who’s Who Legal Future Leader Construction 2022: “Susanne van de Pest ‘quickly reaches the heart of the matter and has immediately a thorough overall picture of the issue’ according to an impressed client.”

Case 4

PropertyNL's Top-60 Real estate lawyers

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