An entrepreneurial type with a lot of ambition. Studied law in Utrecht and Amsterdam. His career began at De Koning Vergouwen Advocaten. Sworn in as a lawyer in 2006. After his traineeship at De Koning Vergouwen, he immediately went on to start his own successful law firm, which he continued as Van Oosten Advocaten in Amsterdam until 2011. Back to the old DKVA nest in 2017- and this time as a collaborative partner.
Gerd van Atten is a specialist in civil procedural law. Practical, solution-oriented and very enthusiastic. Never gives up. Excels in notarial issues, such as corporate law, mortgage, attachments, neighbourhood and land registry and inheritance law. He thinks ten steps in advance, like a discerning chess player. His specialisation in notarial disciplinary law is unparalleled. Creative in his thinking and down to earth in his analysis.
Always engaged with a social conscience. Has had a steady, close-knit group of friends ever since his younger years. Ready to offer unrequested help. Enjoys cycling, sailing and the good life in the South of France. Even met his wife at DKVA. Proud father of Stijn and Teun.