Jacco van de Meent provides advice and litigates in matters concerning insurance and liability law. He mainly assists insurers and insurance brokers. His practice focusses on property, liability, heavy equipment, goods in transit, technical insurances and insurance fraud. Jacco frequently gives lectures about these topics at conferences and meetings. He also publishes in these fields, and is co author of the books ‘Het nieuwe verzekeringsrecht in vogelvlucht’ and ‘Verzekering ter beurze’. Jacco further lectures at the post graduate  course Insurance law at the University of Amsterdam.

“Strong communicator and deal maker, and overall a very experienced lawyer for both liability and insurance matters”, “rising star in the market”, “has the strength to oversee a complicated playing field, can create the right atmosphere to not let things escalate.”

– Chambers and Partners

Jacco joined Cox Ten Bruggencate having worked as an attorney-at-law in the Rotterdam area for seventeen years. In 2008, he graduated from the post graduate Grotius course on Corporate and Liability law. Jacco is a board member of the Dutch Association for Insurance Science (Vereniging voor Verzekeringswetenschap), and is also a member of the Association for Liability and Compensation Law. Jacco is registered for the practice area General practice (Civil law) in the register of legal practice areas of the Dutch Bar Association.

Jacco is recommended by international lawyers guides (see Reviews).

Publications and Lectures

Certain aspects of property insurance in the co-insurance market (in Dutch)

P. Drion and J.D. van de Meent, in: Verzekering ter beurze (O&R nr. 67), Van Tiggele-van der Velde e.a., 2017, p. 379 e.v. (red.)

The existence and application of the 'uncertain event' requirement; the policy determines! (in Dutch)

J.D. van de Meent and W.E. van Spanje, TAV 2016-3, p. 29

Insurance Act 2015 (in Dutch)

J.D. van de Meent and R. de Haan, VA 2016/17, afl. 3, p. 131-141

New insurance law, more than a codification (in Dutch)

Advocatenblad 2006, p. 456-459

Non-Disclosure under New Dutch Insurance Law

British Insurance Law Association Journal March 2006, no. 114, p. 32 e.v.

New insurance law, Titel 7.17 examined (in Dutch)

R. de Haan and J.D. van de Meent, NTHR nr. 6, 2006, p. 232-234 (boekbespreking)

Insurance Law - an overview (in Dutch)

J.H.J. Teunissen and J.D. van de Meent, NIBE-SVV 2015, 2e druk

Premature cancellation of insurance contracts (in Dutch)

in: Legal aspects of insurance conditions, M.L. Hendrikse en J.G.J. Rinkes (red.), p. 67 e.v.

Recourse: the immediate effect of Article 7:962 (2) DCC (in Dutch)

NTHR 2006, nr. 4, p. 143-144

The principal element of the insurance contract (in Dutch)

PP 2007, p. 107-109 (afl. 4)

Certain bottle necks in new insurance law (in Dutch)

J.H.J. Teunissen and J.D. van de Meent, Beursbengel 2007, nr. 1, p. 20

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