Okkie has been working as an attorney since 1985, specialising in employment law and rent law. He has always focused on the SME and housing associations as his clients. Okkie is a member of the Dutch Employment Lawyers Association (VAAN) and the Dutch Rent Lawyers Association (VHA). He has over thirty years of experience in contract law, is a keen negotiator and regularly litigates.
Okkie tends to aim for a swift and efficient result to the negotiations he conducts, but will, if needed, prove sufficiently tenacious in the courtroom.