We are Ploum. Who are you?

Ploum is a true Rotterdam, no-nonsense law and notarial firm located on the Blaak. With its involvement, service orientation and pragmatic approach, Ploum wants to seamlessly connect to the drive and ambitions of national and international companies with the starting point 'understanding what connects us'. Ploum helps entrepreneurs to stay ahead and to keep growing. At the right moment, Ploum clears the way so that threats become opportunities and goes on the attack when necessary. With over 110 people, we work on future-proof partnerships with our clients. At Ploum, we try to make a real difference; the client feels that and notices it in the results that are achieved. Ploum - Clearly different!

We have great practices for youtojoin and gain knowledge. We find it important that our employees have an entrepreneurial spirit, are driven and want to increase and share their knowledge. You can work well together and strive to solve complex legal issues for national and international clients.

Ploum is well represented in the energy, real estate, port and logistics, technology and care sectors. We have specialists in the following areas, among others:

Mergers and Acquisitions | Labour relations and employee participation | Bankruptcy and insolvency | Commercial contracts | Administrative law | Competition | Intellectual property | IT and Privacy | Insurance law and liability | Criminal law | Notary public law

Sounds interesting? As a B3 or Master Law student, you can do a student internship with us. During this internship, you will work in a section and participate in daily practice: you will prepare procedural documents or deeds, answer legal questions and conduct literature and case law research. You will also be present at hearings and appointments with clients. Furthermore, you will participate in the informal activities of the office. The trainee allowance amounts to a maximum of € 650,- gross per month on the basis of 40 hours per week. See

Also as a trainee lawyer it is attractive to work at Ploum. There are many opportunities to build a great career within. If you have the right baggage, for example, you will soon be given dossier responsibility in the employment law and employee participation team and you will be involved at a high level in (large) deals within the M&A department. So it is up to you to want to make the difference!

Getting to know Ploum
Would you like to take a look at our office? You can! Every last Thursday of the month, Ploum organises an introductory lunch. During the lunch, you can join our lawyers and notaries. This way, you can get acquainted informally and ask all your questions. You can register via

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