Before joining Van Steenderen MainportLawyers as from 1 July 2016, Daan Komen worked at another maritime law firm in Rotterdam for almost three years. He is assisting clients in wet and dry shipping, also in respect of inland navigation, and he is often instructed by owners and insurers regarding Hull& Machinery-, P&I-, and FD&D matters. Daan originates from a fishing family, and he has a special interest in, and affinity with, the professional fishing industry. In this context he regularly publishes articles for “Visserijnieuws” and “De Scheepvaartkrant”.
Daan is a member of several (legal) maritime associations; amongst which the Dutch Transport Law Association, the Young Maritime Law Association, Club Oils & Fats, Marine Insurance Amsterdam, Rotterdam Maritime Service Community, International Association Rhine Ships Register and the (Young)Harbor Association.