Joëlle Bongers

Junior Associate

Joëlle obtained her LLB from Maastricht University and thereafter was awarded a Master’s degree in 2015.

Joëlle gained experience as legal counsel at a legal advisory firm and in August 2017 she joined the team at Schelstraete Lawyers to undertake her traineeship. In early 2018, Joëlle was admitted to the Dutch Bar. 

Joëlle primarily deals with equine law and frequently litigates in both national and international disputes. Additionally, she has successfully assisted many equestrian entrepreneurs.


“I take immense satisfaction from guiding my clients to success. Seeing their faces when we win makes the hard work worth it.