Bart Neervoort

Netherlands | Arbitrator & Mediator

Dutch, English, German (written working knowledge), French (working knowledge)

Professional Background
2020 – present:  Honorary Appeal Court Justice Court of Appeal, the Hague Netherlands (Civil and Commercial Chambers)
2009 – present: National and International mediator and arbitrator (Yearly average of 40 mediations and 5 arbitrations in corporate & commercial, maritime/transport, construction, international trade, distribution/agency, liability and insurance- matters)
2007 – 2015: Honorary Appeal Court Justice Court of Appeal, Amsterdam, Netherlands (civil and commercial chambers)
2000 – 2007: Van Traa Advocaten, Partner (litigation and arbitration, Rotterdam, Netherlands corporate, commercial.)
1983 – 2000: Schut & Grosheide (now DLA Piper) Partner (litigation and arbitration, Amsterdam, Netherlands international trade, construction insurance, corporate, commercial corporate, commercial)
1978 – 1983: Schut & Grosheide, (now DLA Piper) Associate Amsterdam, Netherlands
1975 – 1977: Leiden University, (law faculty) Associate-lecturer Dutch civil Leiden, Netherlands procedural law


  • ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR (Netherlands)
  • Dutch Arbitration Association (DAA)
  • Dutch Association of Mediators (NMv))
  • Dutch Business Mediators` Association (PBM)
  • International Bar Association (IBA) (Committee Arbitration and Dispute Resolution)
  • Dutch Association for Civil Procedural Law