Everyone needs legal guidance, information, and assistance from time to time.  Amsterdam Mamas is a virtual treasure trove of information about Dutch law and getting legal help when you need it. 

Below is a convenient roundup of Amsterdam Mamas’ most popular articles on legal issues and assistance in the Netherlands. There is even more on our website – take a look!

Getting Legal Aid

Legal Aid in the Netherlands

5 Ways to Get Free or Cheap Legal Advice in Amsterdam

Family Law

The Mamas Recommend: Family Lawyers

How to File for Divorce in the Netherlands, Part 1

How to File for Divorce in the Netherlands, Part 2

Moving With Children After a Divorce

How to Get Help for Domestic Violence in the Netherlands

What Happens When a Parent Dies?

Know Before You Go: Border Control and Solo Parent Travel


Real Estate Law

All About Rent

Renting in Amsterdam: Facts and Questions

Consumer Law

EU Consumer Rights When Buying Online

Consumer Rights in the Netherlands



Anastasia Drost is the Editor in Chief of Amsterdam Mamas. Born and raised in the US, she now lives in Amsterdam with her Dutch husband and ten year old twins. She loves yoga, long walks, and flaky treats from her local French bakery.