Rutger Doorduyn

Rutger Doorduyn

Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.


Rutger Doorduyn is an associate in the Amsterdam Dispute Resolution Practice Group. Rutger studied at the University of Groningen where he obtained a master’s degree in corporate law. He joined Baker McKenzie in 2018 and is admitted to the Amsterdam Bar.

In 2019, Rutger gained additional experience during his secondment at Shell as well as a short-term rotation in the Baker McKenzie Private Equity & M&A Practice Group in Amsterdam.

Practice Focus

Rutger is involved in advising and representing companies and their (supervisory) board members in commercial and corporate disputes. He emphasizes on shareholder litigation, directors' liability disputes and inquiry proceedings before the Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dutch Bar Association (Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten)
  • Amsterdam Young Bar Association (Stichting Jonge Balie)
  • Association for Corporate Litigation (De Vereniging Corporate Litigation)
  • Association for Young Litigation Lawyers (Vereniging Jonge Proces advocaten)
  • Dutch Association for Procedural Law (Nederlandse Vereniging voor Procesrecht)


  • Amsterdam~The Netherlands (2018)


  • University of Groningen (LLM Corporate Law) (2017)


  • Dutch
  • English

Author, “Boskalis/Fugro: een afrondende beschouwing van het agenderingsrecht," Bedrijfsjuridische berichten, February 2019 (Bb 2019/5)

Author, “Enige gedachten omtrent de normatieve maatstaf voor art. 2:354 BW in Leaderland-perspectief," Bedrijfsjuridische berichten, August 2018 (Bb 2018/54)