Counsel at Houthoff
Marloes specialises in environmental law and spatial planning law. she advises and litigates for the industry, project developers, investors and government bodies, and has extensive experience in liaising with the authorities (environmental permission authorities, the szw inspectorate, and the human environment and transport inspectorate). marloes is also involved in due diligence and contract negotiations in m&a and transactions.
She regularly publishes on these topics, speaks at national and international conferences, and teaches lawyers and at universities.
Marloes is the author of a preliminary report for the Dutch Construction Law Association entitled ‘Het gebiedsontwikkelingsplan, de nieuwe rekbaarheid in het milieurecht’ (‘The area development plan: new flexibility in environmental law’) and has several leading publications to her name on subjects such as the new Dutch Environment and Planning Act.
Marloes is Vice Chair EMEA of the Environmental Law Practice Group of Lex Mundi, a worldwide network of law firms which Houthoff is also a member of. Marloes is a board member of the Dutch Construction Lawyers Association, and a deputy judge in the administrative law section of the District Court of Central Netherlands.