Bos van der Burg Advocaten Zoetermeer

mr. L.J.W. (Lennard) Govers

Curriculum Vitae

Lennard has been working as a paralegal and bankruptcy associate within the advocacy since 2009. He was sworn in as a lawyer in 2012. Lennard is also member of the committee of Werkgroep Vlietwensen and does neighborhood mediation in the municipality of Leidschendam-Voorburg.

Lennard’s practice focusses on both persons and family law and the juvenile justice system, in the broadest sense of the word. Lennard has a special interest for cases concerning alimony/maintenance and family law cases with international aspects. In addition, he advises clients on repossession and execution proceedings and collection orders.

Lennard also acts as a mediator in business disputes as well as disputes between individual parties. Lennard specializes in family mediation. Lennard is a member of the ADR (ADR.MED®). He is the go-to person for a collaborative divorce or a change in maintenance which you want to reach together with your partner.

Furthermore, Lennard is regularly appointed as exceptional curator in matters concerning lineage by the Courts of The Hague and Rotterdam.

Lennard is an member of the Association of Family and Juvenile Law and the Dutch Foundation of exceptional curators. Lennard also regularly publishes articles about family and juvenile law on the website

In accordance with Article 35b(1) of the Legal Profession Regulations
Mr. L.J.W. Govershas registered the following legal areas in the register of legal areas of the Netherlands Bar:
- family law
- procedural law
According to the standards of the Netherlands Bar the registration obliges the lawyer to obtain ten training credits per year in each of the registered legal areas.


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