What do our clients say?

We work for multinationals as well as for smaller companies and non profits. We have long standing relationships with many of our clients. This has resulted into a strong bond of trust and acknowledgements in the international guides Chambers and Legal500.

Chambers 2023 about Employment

Their lawyers are fast, intelligent and knowledgeable.


We at MOJO have been working with Mick and Höcker Advocaten to our full satisfaction for several years now. The various files are always handled with care, quickly and very professionally and the communication in this regard always runs smoothly.

The Legal 500 2023 about Industry focus: Media and Entertainment

Höcker Advocaten uses useful technological tools. The firm is at the forefront of innovation and proficient with blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Its IP technologies are very important for the client.

Herbert Visser, CEO Radio 100% NL and Slam! 

My experience with Höcker is that they respond fast and efficiently on tricky matters. If I call Marijn Kingma with a problem, she solves ten.

Chambers 2023 about Intellectual property

The depth of the team's analysis of complex matters and understanding of the modern technology and online environment is very good.

Bart van de Giessen, managing director Sony Interactive Entertainment

For 20 years now, Höcker has been an important strategic partner to Sony. Höcker protects the intellectual property of Sony Playstation, thinks about solutions for commercial conflicts and provides advice on employment law. We are very happy with their work. Joep Meddens is resolute, know our market and deliver value for money.

Legal 500 2023 about Höcker Advocaten

Höcker Advocaten has integrity, ambition and the lawyers are fun to work with.

Hester Wijminga, director Stichting de Thuiskopie

Thuiskopie has been appointing Höcker as their lawyer at crucial moments ever since the turn of the century. Höcker has litigated important cases where the Dutch home copying regulations were at stake: first to counter freezing of the old system and recently to safeguard the existence of the regulations as they are. We also involve Höcker in governance issues. Joep Meddens is a legal specialist pur sang at the highest level. Their knowledge and expertise on the issues around collective administration is impressive.

Samantha Janssen, inhouse counsel Buma/Stemra

The lawyers at Höcker we work with are excellent and specialized in the entertainment market as well as the particular position of Buma/Stemra therein. For us, it is important that their lawyers are able to cooperate with our own lawyers. Höcker’s lawyers have demonstrated their added value time after time.

Ruud Koning, CFO DDB Unlimited

DDB Unlimited has been using the services of Höcker for 25 years now. Whenever negotiations reach a difficult point, Höcker assists us to find a good compromise. We also use Höcker’s expertise on employment law matters. Höcker can quickly and constructively provide advice with respect to (last minute) clearing of campaigns. They know how to “make it happen” instead of telling us what is not possible.

Legal 500 2023 about Employment

It is precisely because of the personal contact and the experience of the partners that Höcker distinguishes itself from other law firms in my experience. Most notably, Jasper Van Hulst is a very experienced labour law expert and his associates are well prepared and of exceptional quality and expertise.

Tim Kuik, director Stichting BREIN

Höcker has it. We have been working with Höcker for a couple of decades now, specifically with respect to enforcement of intellectual property infringements. Our cooperation even dates back to legal predecessors of BREIN. The ever changing environment in our field requires a combination of knowledge and expertise, both available at Höcker.

Legal 500 2020 about Höcker Advocaten

Höcker is a solid firm with a long-standing tradition. they are a middle-sized form for Amsterdam standards with lawyers that combine a deep-knowledge of the law with a long experience and practical approach.

Marjan Minnesma, director Urgenda

Urgenda is very happy to work with the lawyers of Höcker Advocaten. They are always looking for solutions, just like us. They proactively come up with ideas that we did not yet think of ourselves. Evidence: the Urgenda Climate Case! Superb lawyers!

Legal 500 2023 about Intellectual property

Hocker has a relevant Intellectual Property department already for a long period of time, where the younger generation perfectly fits in. Well-known in The Netherlands.

European Space Agency

Höcker provided advice to European Space Agency on corporate and employment law and received positive feedback

Legal 500 2023 about Dispute resolution: commercial litigation

Outstanding client responsiveness. Very efficient and able to get to the heart of the matter.

Carlo de Boer, general director SLAM!

We use Höcker for all our legal questions and are very happy with them. Mick Hurks always gives us quick and clear advice in the field of employment law, and Marijn Kingma is our mainstay in the field of media law and copyright law. They know us and the market well, have a very high level of expertise and are solution-oriented.

Gerro Sanders CEO Abonnementenland

Marnix van den Bergh and his colleagues at Höcker have provided valuable assistance on various corporate and employment law matters. They understand our business and we can rely on them to provide both a quick contract-check or more complex negotiations and litigation.

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