Jaap Stoop specialises in corporate law. His main focus is on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, fund formation and restructurings.

Jaap acts for both domestic and international clients, including ABN Amro, APAX, APG, Bilfinger, Core Laboratories, Ensco, Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC), ING, Jacobs Engineering, Microsoft, Pepe Jeans, Scania, SCOR, Securitas and the Municipality of Amsterdam. He is co-chair of NautaDutilh's China Desk as well as the firm's Funds Group.

Jaap graduated from Leiden University in 1993 and became a partner in 2002.