About Barbara Wilbrink

Barbara Wilbrink is a lawyer at AKD. She specialises in transport and trade law. She advises and represents clients in cases relating to logistics services such as warehousing, freight forwarding, terminal handling and digital logistics platforms, and rail and road transport (CMR). She also has experience with drafting and reviewing logistics contracts and terms and conditions.

Barbara successfully completed the postgraduate course in Transport Law at the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

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  • Utrecht University: Master Private Law
  • University of Sydney
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam: postgraduate course Transport Law
Admitted to bar
  • The Netherlands
  • Dutch Association for Transport Law (NVV)
  • Supervisory Board of the Foundation Heritage Ports Rotterdam
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Burden of proof remains with ship owner in proving terminal operator liability

20 Dec 2019 | Blog

A recent decision by the Rotterdam District Court upheld the standard of liability established in Dutch case law.


Digital logistics platforms: what about their legal position?

24 Apr 2019 | Blog

Digital platforms connecting logistics service providers and their customers are booming.