Claire Pilaar specializes in soft IP, with a focus on copyright, trademark and design law.

Claire completed two Master’s degrees, one of which with honour (cum laude) in Civil law at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and in Information Law at the University of Amsterdam. She wrote her Master’s theses on the secondary liability of intermediaries  and on the regulation of sensitive personal data.



Prior to joining Hofhuis Alkema Groen, Claire worked as a board member at a general legal advice center in Amsterdam. She also did multiply internships at (international) law firms.

Claire was admitted to the Bar in 2021.