Amsterdam: +31 20 737 20 66
Almelo: +31 546 89 82 46
Leeuwarden: +31 20 236 10 24

Tessa Rötscheid

Tessa Rötscheid joined ENVIR Advocaten as a trainee lawyer in January 2021. She started her career in the legal profession in 2020 as a paralegal at Soppe Gundelach advocaten. Tessa mainly deals with issues in the field of (general) administrative law and environmental law. She is particularly interested in nature conservation law.

Tessa graduated cum laude from the master’s program in Constitutional and Administrative Law, specializing in Environmental Law, at Utrecht University, and from the master’s program in Health Care Law at Erasmus University Rotterdam. During her studies she participated in various (interdisciplinary) honors programs, master classes and was a member of the program committee. Tessa also worked as a student assistant for Utrecht University on a project concerning subsidence and (legal) conflict resolution and gained experience within the legal profession and the judiciary.

mr. T. (Tessa) Rötscheid
tessa.rotscheid@envir-advocaten.com
Twentepoort West 10
7609 RD
Almelo

T +31 546 898 246

M +31 613 109 090

F +31 546 457 941

Fleur Onrust is experienced in handling environmental permitting matters, as well as nature conservation and soil contamination mandates. She is particularly well respected for representing clients from the private and public sectors in contentious proceedings. One client comments: “She is pragmatic, acts fast and is very understanding of the needs of her clients.”

Chambers, 2021

‘Iris Kieft is a very bright lawyer, she’s down to earth and friendly, but at the same time very effective and focused on results’.

Legal 500 – EMEA 2021

One client praises the team’s “outstanding knowledge, especially of nature conservation law,” and goes on to add that the team “will not rest until they have achieved their clients’ preferred results.”

Chambers, 2021

‘ENVIR Advocaten has very experienced lawyers, which includes some of the best in the field’.

Legal 500 – EMEA 2021

‘Its staff consists of very experienced lawyers with a lot of expertise in environmental, planning and administrative law’.

Legal 500 – EMEA 2021

‘Niche firm, but can handle big cases on environmental law’.

Legal 500 – EMEA 2021

Another client appreciates the team’s business-focused approach: “What I really like about ENVIR Advocaten is that we know each other and we know how to efficiently spend time.”

Chambers, 2021

‘ENVIR Advocaten is one of the leading law firms in the Netherlands in the field of environmental law’.

Legal 500 – EMEA 2021

What the team is known for: Respected team covering a broad array of planning and environmental law, with a strong focus on nitrogen emissions legislation and EU regulations concerning nature conservation and habitat protection. Represents clients from the energy and construction sectors, as well as municipalities, in contentious and non-contentious zoning and permitting matters. Also assists clients with soil and groundwater pollution mandates.

Chambers, 2021

Marieke Kaajan advises on contentious and non-contentious permitting and zoning matters. She offers additional experience in nitrogen emissions matters and EU environmental directives. One client enjoys working with her because she is “very well connected, nice, direct and very approachable.”

Chambers, 2021