Jan Duyvensz

Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

The Netherlands
The Netherlands
Jan Duyvensz

Jan Duyvensz


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Jan Duyvensz is an insurance dispute resolution lawyer based in Amsterdam. He advises both domestic and international insurers, brokers and corporates on a wide range of matters involving financial risks (directors’ and officers' (D&O) liability, professional liability) and product liability. Jan also has significant experience of dealing with contentious warranty and indemnity claims arising from M&A transactions in the private equity sector and beyond. Furthermore, Jan works on the coverage aspects of cyber claims and is experienced in defending companies and their insurers in relation to various cyber related exposures.

Jan regularly lectures on (re)insurance law and also sits as a deputy judge at the Court of Noord-Holland. He received a PhD for his dissertation regarding exemption clauses and he publishes regularly.

Jan is recommended in the European legal 500 for both insurance and dispute resolution.

Professional experience

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  • Advocaat, qualified in the Netherlands
  • Representing insurers in a claim under a buy side warranty & indemnity insurance;
  • Advising clients on the protections available through buy-side and sell-side warranty & indemnity insurance;
  • Representing D&O insurers in a claim towards directors and officers of a Dutch financial institution;
  • Assistance with various (silent) recalls and product liability claims in the area of food contamination and medical products.
  • Verjaring van asbestclaims, NTBR 1999/9, p. 292-297
  • Productenaansprakelijkheid tegenover niet-consumenten, WPNR (6390) 2000, p. 117-123 en WPNR (6391) 2000, p. 135-142 (co-author J.M. Barendrecht)
  • Productenaansprakelijkheid en voorgeschreven ondeugdelijk materiaal sinds het Moffenkitarrest, NTBR 2001/8, p. 402-411 (co-author C.E.C. Jansen)
  • De redelijkheid van de exoneratieclausule, PhD Tilburg, Den Haag 2003 (doctoral thesis supervisors: professor J.M. Barendrecht and professor W.H. van Boom)
  • Vergoedbaarheid van transactieschade op grond van onrechtmatige daad, WPNR (6855) 2010, p. 659-665
  • Exoneratie en bewuste roekeloosheid, WPNR (6878) 2011, p. 225-231
  • Verzekering en exoneratie, AV&S 2015/16, p. 108-113
  • Opzegging, p. 73-85, in: N. van Tiggele-van der Velde & J.H. Wansink, Bespiegelingen op 10 jaar ‘nieuw’ verzekeringsrecht, Deventer 2015

Vereniging voor Verzekeringswetenschap / the Association for Insurance Research