Areas of Expertise

commercial real estate, auction and sale under execution, registration of networks, project development and redevelopment, real estate financing


Esther primarily focuses on real estate, commercial real estate and auctions, and is specialised in the preparation of a range of contracts between businesses and governments, deeds of transfer, establishment of security rights for financing and refinancing, establishment of a right of superficies and other limited rights, division into apartment rights, project development, sale by voluntary auction, sale under execution and sale by tender.

Esther joined VBC Notarissen in 2000, initially in the family law practice, and later transferred to the real estate practice in 2003. Before joining VBC Notarissen, Esther was with Maaldrink Buren lawyers, notaries and tax consultants in The Hague, where she gained valuable experience in general notarial practice, in particular in national and international corporate law.

Esther is a member of VOC, the Dutch Association of Notary Corporate Law Specialists, and is secretary of the works council.

Esther was awarded her master’s degree in Dutch Notarial Law from the University of Groningen in 1992.  She completed her Notarial Professional Education in 1996.