About Julian Versmissen

Julian Versmissen is a lawyer and partner at AKD who specialises in (international) real estate transactions and various civil law matters related to commercial and residential real estate.

He has ample experience in supervising a variety of investment transactions, offices, retail premises and distribution centres. Turnkey development projects, property transformation projects, sale & leaseback arrangements, asset management as well as sales and building contracts are his particular expertise. Julian also focuses on legal proceedings concerning lease and construction, and his clients include developers, (international) investors, construction companies and government bodies.

Julian has written a variety of publications. He was, for instance, co-author of the chapter 'Real estate investments in the Netherlands' in the German legal handbook titled ‘Rechtshandbuch Immobilien-Investitionen’, published by Verlag C.H. Beck.

Furthermore, Julian is ranked in the Chambers and Partners 2022 and in The Legal 500 2022 as 'Recommended lawyer'.

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More about

  • Maastricht University: Dutch law
  • Grotius Academy: Specialisation in Real Estate
Admitted to bar
  • The Netherlands
  • Association for Construction Law Lawyers (VBR-A)
Legal practice areas the Netherlands Bar’s register

Julian Versmissen has registered the following principal (and secondary) legal practice areas in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister):


  • Real estate law


Based on this registration, Julian is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.