About Haco van der Houven van Oordt

Haco van der Houven van Oordt is a lawyer and partner at AKD. He is an international litigation specialist with a focus on shipping and offshore.

Haco has extensive experience with disputes involving marine accidents as well as the construction and operation of ships and offshore objects. He is an expert in the wider field of attachments and the enforcement of judgments and securities. Haco frequently litigates in connection with marine insurance. He is regularly involved in disputes in and around the Dutch Caribbean. Clients appreciate his drive and creativity which often lead to original solutions.

Haco is editor of the maritime and insurance law review 'Schip & Schade'. He is a member of the International Working Group on Polar Shipping – Subgroup Antarctic Shipping of the Comité Maritime International.

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Dutch court says nay to giving effect to US ruling on punitive damages

08 Dec 2021 | Publication

Haco van der Houven van Oordt in ILO Newsletter

Forum selection clauses may not be binding for private individuals

20 Oct 2021 | Publication

Haco van der Houven van Oordt in ILO Newsletter

London arbitral award not enforced in Netherlands

10 Sep 2020 | Publication

Haco van der Houven van Oordt in ILO Newsletter

Dutch court overrules London on email charterparty agreements

07 May 2020 | News

Haco van der Houven van Oordt in Lloyd's List

AKD's rankings in Chambers Europe 2020 even better than last year's rankings

12 Mar 2020 | News

A beautiful recognition of the efforts of our lawyers in the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg.