Timme Geerlof is managing partner at Windt Le Grand Leeuwenburgh. He started his career as a contract lawyer at Unilever and has been a lawyer since 2010. Specialising in commercial litigation and intellectual property law in particular, Timme regularly reviews and lectures on topics relating to intellectual property law such as European trademark & design law and copyright & trade name law.
Timme is an experienced negotiator, litigator and has drafted many types of commercial contracts: these include general terms and conditions, distribution and license agreements and national and international sales contracts (see the firm’s recommendation in the 2023 Legal 500, for Corporate/Commercial Litigation).
- Member of the management board of the association of Dutch attorneys specialised in IP matters (VIEPA)
- Member of the Supervisory Board of Kunstinstituut Melly
- Member of the management board of Stichting de Doelen Steunfonds
"He is able to seamlessly combine IP knowledge with all the business needs of the clients." (Chambers, 2023).
"Timme Geerlof is widely regarded as an “excellent lawyer” and trademark specialist" (Who is Who Legal).
“A nimble and audacious practioner,”Timme Geerlof, partner at Windt Le Grand Leeuwenburgh, “is a prominent figure in international IP disputes” (WTR1000, 2020).
"Timme Geerlof is one of the young and prominent IP lawyers in the Benelux. He has a lot of experience and thinks outside the box. At the same time, I like his pragmatic approach." (The Legal 500, 2023)
"Timme Geerlof is a friendly and sharp legal practitioner, taking both business and legal risk and opportunities into account, with advice that goes beyond his initial turf of intellectual property." (The Legal 500, 2023)