Dirk graduated from the VU University of Amsterdam (LLB, LLM) and from Cornell Law School (LLM) where he specialized in Corporate, Finance and Securities law. In 2014, Dirk started as a practicing lawyer with DeWaardSinke Advocaten and is one of the founding partners at VIOTTA Advocaten in October 2018.
Dirk specializes in corporate law; advising on corporate law issues, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, investments (private equity and venture capital), commercial contracts and start-up companies. Most of his practice consists of advising in the commercial law practice and mergers & acquisitions. Dirk advises medium and large-sized companies, as well as investors and start-ups.
- Dirk was a committee member of the Anglo-Dutch Exchange 2016; ; en
- board member and President of the Board of the Young Bar Association of Amsterdam from 2016 to 2018.