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The Netherlands

Hoge Raad der Nederlanden


Mrs Dineke de Groot


President since: 1 November 2020


Justice of the supreme court since: 2012


Career before being justice of the Supreme Court:

She has been a member of the judiciary since October 1990. After completing her training as a judge, she joined the Amsterdam District Court in 1996 and was also a member of the Arnhem Court of Appeal in 2009. She has been working for the Supreme Court in civil and tax law since 2012, first as counsel and from 1 January 2018 as vice-president. Over the years, she has combined her judicial work with work on behalf of the judicial organisation as a whole. Since mid-2011, she has been Extraordinary Professor of Jurisprudence and Conflict Resolution at VU University Amsterdam.