Partners of Sman Business Value regularly act as independent expert. Thus they are regularly appointed as court experts by the judiciary, among other things by the Dutch Chamber of the Amsterdam District Court of Appeal, but also by many other district courts and courts of justice. Appointments also take place by various Chambers of Commerce and the Dutch Arbitration Institute.

Appointments as court experts normally involve valuations of enterprises and blocks of shares within the framework of the statutory blocking regulations, buy-out procedures, and in case of divorces. Furthermore we advise in valuation matters with regard to personal partnerships. Apart from that we have expertise in the field of economic damages assessment available.

Partners of Sman Business Value are registered as court expert with the respective registers, such as the Dutch National Register of Legal Experts and DIX, the experts’ register of and for the judiciary for civil and administrative judicial procedures. We have experience in legal proceedings, carefully hearing both sides, and we understand the language of the judiciary.