Van Hilten Advocaten & Mediators closes down as of November 1st

The partners of Van Hilten Advocaten & Mediators at Amsterdam and The Hague have by mutual agreement decided to end their collaboration.

Emma Kostense will continue her current practice at the law firm SmeetsGijbels in (1071 KP) Amsterdam at the Jacob Obrechtstraat 70 (see

Willem de Vries will continue his current practice at the law firm ScheerSanders Advocaten in (2585 ED) The Hague at the Nassauplein 36 (see

Margreet Ruijgrok, Monique Beijersbergen, Coen van den End, Sabrina De Jong en Zoë Vis will launch a new law firm named Silk Advocaten en Mediators. Silk Advocaten en Mediators will be located at the current address in (1075 HJ) Amsterdam at De Lairessestraat 129 and in (2596 AL) The Hague at the Zuid Hollandlaan 7 (Spaces) (see

Edith van Ruitenbeek will discontinue her law practice and will focus on other professional activities.

Raya Oranje-Jorna will launch a law firm in (2514 AB) The Hague at the Koninginnegracht 19, named Raya Jorna Advocaat en Mediator (see


A selection of recent publications about and by (the lawyers of) Van Hilten:

Access to Education and other Children's Right
Published on 12 April 2018

Career and Children
Published on 22 September 2017

Summer Holidays - Vitamin Pill or Stress Builder?
Published on 29 June 2017

Access to education and other children’s rights
Published on 15 March 2017

Every Child Deserves a Home
Published on 19 December 2016

MPR, Do You Fancy Yours?
Published on 17 December 2016

Bore-Out, Marriage and Divorce
Published on 16 December 2016

Education of an Expat Child - in case of divorce
Published on 15 December 2016