About Jan Hockx

Jan Hockx is a civil law notary specializing in commercial property development, the redevelopment of town centers and shopping centers, complex divisions of rights in apartment blocks, ownership issues relating to integrated constructions (above ground and underground), investment transactions, and the VAT and transfer-tax aspects of both existing and new buildings.

Jan wrote the book ‘Koop en levering van vastgoed’ (Sale and Conveyance of Real Estate) and is a member of the editorial board of the journal Vastgoed Fiscaal & Civiel (Tax and Civil-Law Aspects of Real estate).

Jan has been with Lexence since 1999. He studied both tax law and notarial law at Universiteit Leiden and was sworn in as a notary in Amsterdam in 2015.

Legal 500 (2021)
''The team is easy to communicate with and they have a hands-on, no-nonsense attitude.''
  • Legal 500 (2021): "The team is easy to communicate with and they have a hands-on, no-nonsense attitude."

  • Legal 500 (2020): "They are very practical and to the point. They are pro-active and quick."

  • Legal 500 (2019): "Lexence is appreciated for its 'total commitment, successful outcomes, and good balance between quality advice and tariffs'."

  • Chambers (2019): "They are able to ask the right questions upfront to get a very good feeling for the case."

  • Legal 500 (2018): "Lexence’s ‘highly skilled’ practice provides ‘quick, clear and comprehensive advice’."

  • Chambers (2018): "Clients admire the 'excellent strategic capabilities' of the team, and commend the lawyers customer focus and broad knowledge of the legal aspects of real estate."

  • Legal 500 (2017): "Lease contract negotations are a particular strength, as are development-and-sale transactions."

  • Chambers (2017): "Lexence real estate team is recommend for its 'great quality, friendly people' who are 'no-nonsense and result driven'."