Klaas Bisschop

Klaas Bisschop


Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +31 20 55 33 714

Fax +31 20 55 33 777

LanguagesEnglish, Dutch, German

Practice groupIntellectual Property, Media, and Technology

Bisschop is “extremely effective at thinking on his feet because he prepares his cases to an unbelievable extent."

IAM 1000

As a litigation partner in the Firm's Amsterdam office, Klaas has been dealing with complex disputes for more than 25 years. Klaas focuses on matters of a high technological content. He defends his clients' interests in patent litigation, trade secrets cases, product liability cases and commercial litigation cases.

Klaas knows the Courts and knows how to explain complex issues. He has handled cases before the Dutch national Courts, arbitral panels of the ICC and other institutions and the Court of Justice of the European Union. Most of his clients come from industries where research and development is key, such as life sciences, telecoms, energy, chemicals and automotive.

Klaas is a real team player. Together with his client's representatives and his Hogan Lovells colleagues he will act as one team to get the job done and will focus on what really matters. He will fight for the best possible result, whether by settlement or through litigation.

He is active in the legal community and is a member of AIPPI, EPLAW and LES. He regularly speaks on conferences and the writer of legal comments.

Awards and recognitions


Healthcare and life sciences (Netherlands), Recommended
Legal 500 EMEA


Band 2
Chambers Global


Band 2
Chambers Europe


Band 2
Legal 500


IAM Patent 1000


WWL Life Sciences


Managing Intellectual Property


Best Lawyers of the Netherlands (IP)


LMG Expert Guide to the Worlds Leading Patent Law Practitioners

Education and admissions


University of Utrecht, 1993

Related knowledge

3D Printing

Representative experience

Representing a multinational pharmaceutical company in proceedings before the European Court of Justice in a case involving preliminary questions referred by the District Court in The Hague.

Representing as Dutch lead counsel a global handheld manufacturer in the defence of several patent infringement cases.

Acting as lead Dutch defence counsel for a global medical device company in the defence of more than 100 product liability claims.

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