About Oostwaard » Expertise


Decades of negotiating and problem solving have provided Roelof with a large dose of experience and legal knowledge. He is regarded by his clients as a sounding board with which they can spar about their business activities. He listens, guides and advises in order to smooth out bumps and obstacles on a legal, strategic or moral level.


Roelof van Holthe's practice is largely process-related. He acts as a lawyer in judicial and arbitration proceedings and binding advice procedures. Reaching an amicable settlement is often preferred over litigation. Roelof's practice focuses largely on conducting (advisory) proceedings in the field of (restitution of) art.


Lectures and presentations

Roelof van Holthe gives lectures on art and law subjects. With images and a good story, he takes the audience into the (sometimes wonderful) world of the subject under discussion.