Jantina Hiemstra specializes in contractual disputes, tort law, product liability and commercial litigation.
In 2018, Jantina joined the litigation boutique firm Zippro Meijer, which focused on plaintiff litigation in the Netherlands. The firm was recommended three years in a row by Global Competition Review (GCR) as the only Dutch law firm in the EU claimants bar. Zippro Meijer has continued its litigation practice as Hausfeld Advocaten.
Prior to joining Hausfeld, Jantina worked as an assistant professor at the University of Groningen where she lectured on contract law, tort law and private law in the EU.
Ph.D., University of Groningen
LL.M., University of Groningen
Admitted to the Bar in The Netherlands, 2019
For her Ph.D thesis, Jantina was awarded the Goudsmitprijs of the Dutch Association of Health Law (VGR) for best publication of 2017/2018.
Jantina holds a PhD in medical product liability.
Jantina has expertise in advising and litigating in matters concerning mass torts, in particular mass claims and collective actions in the fields of competition law, financial services and product liability.
Jantina has expertise in the liability of healthcare providers for defective medical devices.