Annemieke graduated in 1992 in Cultural Studies from the University of Amsterdam, with a specialisation in Economics. After working for several years in the United Kingdom, France and the United States as a cultural and linguistic mediator, she moved to Italy in 1999.
Thanks to a long-standing cooperation with prominent US universities and European leading companies in the travel business, she acquired significant experience in the design and organisation of educational and cultural travels.
In 2012, Annemieke graduated in Law from the University of Florence, with a dissertation on the Dutch legal framework concerning freedom of religion titled Islam in the Netherlands. Obtaining admittance to the Italian Bar in November 2015, she has been a member of the Florence Bar since January 2016. She offers civil legal aid and assistance in Dutch (native speaker), Italian, English and French.
Her professional and research interests include: anti discrimination law, immigration law, LGBT rights, trans-national civil litigation and the application of European law to domestic disputes.
Like all her fellow team members she has a lifelong passion for travelling and discovering new cultures.
Avv. Annemieke M.G. Lippes (Haarlem, Netherlands, 2 March 1968)