Cyril Christiaans is part of the Technology group. He focuses on international commercial contract law, including IT and outsourcing, distribution and franchise agreements, logistics agreements, and complex conflicts of law issues, but he also has extensive experience in consumer law and e-commerce.
With over thirty years of experience in national and international contract law, Cyril is generally regarded as an expert in his field. With years of experience in global law firms, he worked for some of the world's largest industries, IT companies, e-tailers and financial institutions.
Cyril is co-author to, inter alia, the Dutch article-by-article commentary on the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, and author of the commentary on the Convention on the Law applicable to Agency, as well as numerous other publications.
Cyril frequently speaks at specialist post-graduate training events for lawyers (e.g. for Kluwer, Grotius, Law @ Work, the Law Firm School as well as for several universities), on topics related to international contract law.