Walter heads the Litigation and Insurance practice group. Within this general practice group, he mainly deals with complex forms of D&O and professional liability, as well as insurance law.
Internationally recognized authority yet easily approachable. Passionate. Persuasive. Direct.
Walter’s clients are typically professional services organisations (especially lawyers, civil-law notaries, accountants and tax consultants).
Walter was President of the Netherlands Bar Association from 1 July 2013 until 1 January 2016.
From 1999 to 2006, Walter served as the acting Dean of the Amsterdam Bar Association and a member of its Supervisory Board. Walter was a member of the editorial board for the disciplinary law section of the Dutch magazine Advocatenblad (Lawyer’s Journal) besides practicing law. Futhermore, Walter has a number of sidelines.
A graduate of Utrecht University, Walter invariably appears on the ‘recommended lists’ of such leading directories as Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500.