Jan Coen Binnerts

Lawyer, Partner

Jan Coen Binnerts has been working as a public law specialist with Pot Jonker Advocaten since 1985 and is also a partner. He works as a (permanent) lawyer for various municipalities in a number of ongoing cases. Jan Coen has extensive expertise in matters relating to expropriations, government contracts, zoning plans, cooperation between municipalities or between a government and a market party, as well as disputes between the government and citizens.

Specialist expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Spatial Planning
  • Expropriation
  • Government Private Law
  • Procurement Law

Background and related activities

  • Education and Training,Universiteit Leiden
  • Board member of the Dutch Association of Expropriation Lawyers
  • Member of the Dutch Association of Procurement Law
  • Specialisation in Environmental Law, Grotius Academie
  • Chairman of the Arbitration Board for the Dutch Flower Bulb Sector
  • Member of the Advisory Committee for the Dutch Bar Association


"Jan Coen Binnerts stands out, always available, quick and high quality advice, pleasant communication. This also applies for Robbert Boesveld."

The Legal 500 - 2020