Mr. Joeri Essed (1971) was born in Paramaribo, Suriname. He graduated from Amsterdam University (VrijeUniversiteit) in 1998, and in the latter part of that year he moved to Sint Maarten with his family, where he was admitted to the Bar in February 1999. After having worked at another law firm on Sint Maarten, he started his own law firm on June 1st, 2005, and 17 months later he joined forces with Roeland Zwanikken and Jelmer Snow to form ZwanikkenSnowEssed Attorneys at Law, a predecessor of the present partnership BZSE.
Outside of his professional life as an attorney, Joeri has served on the board of several foundations and associations. He has served as president of the Sint Maarten Tennis Club for ten years (2006-2016),and he is a co-founder and the president of the soccer club R.I.S.C. Takers FC.
- Civil Law
- Employment Law
- Corporate & Commercial Transactions
- Commercial Contracts
- Legal Due Diligence
- Basic Spanish