M.T. (Thijs) Beumers (1990) works for the Institute for Private law since February 2015.
After finishing his bachelor’s degrees in Dutch Law and Political Philosophy, Beumers obtained a master’s degree in Political Philosophy (MSc, 2014) and in Dutch Civil Law (LLM cum laude, 2015) at Leiden University.
As a student he worked as an intern at the Supreme Court litigation section of Pels Rijcken & Drooglever Fortuijn (2013) and as student-assistant for professor A.G. Castermans (2013-2014) and professor T.J. Mellema-Kranenburg at Leiden University (2014-2015).
Title research: a comparative research on the protection of non-pecuniary contractual interests of consumers with the remedy of damages.