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The Kingdom of the Netherlands is a small, densely populated country with three island territories in the Caribbean. Amsterdam is the country's capital, while The Hague holds the Dutch seat of government and parliament.

The Netherlands was one of the first countries in the world to have an elected parliament, and since 1848 it has been governed as a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy, organised as a unitary state.

The Netherlands is a founding member of the EU and part of the Eurozone, G-10, NATO, OECD, WTO and the trilateral Benelux economic union.

The Netherlands is a civil law country.

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How to practise in the Netherlands

19 September 2014By Julie Mamou

Find out all you need to know about practising in the Netherlands

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How to verify a European lawyer?

Use the European e-justice portal to find or identify lawyers from the EU and the EEA 

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Brexit and the legal services sector in the EU

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How to requalify as an Irish solicitor - Q&A with the Law Society of Ireland

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Read the CCBE newsletter - edition 61

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Your contacts for this region are Virag Martin and Katharina Kirchberger

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International Policy Adviser: Europe

virag.martin@lawsociety.org.uk

Katharina Kirchberger

International Policy Assistant: Europe and CIS

katharina.kirchberger@lawsociety.org.uk