Bronsgeest Deur Advocaten

Employment Department

Netherlands
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What the team is known for

Compact employment-focused boutique that represents both Dutch and international clients. Has notable expertise in reorganisation and restructuring processes, including individual and collective dismissals and works council negotiations. Advises on the drafting of employment contracts in support of companies entering the Dutch market. Offers additional cross-border capabilities through its membership of the Ius Laboris network. Clients are drawn from sectors including pharmaceuticals, aviation and food and drinks.

Strengths

One client praises the lawyers' "commercially savvy and personable" approach, while another states: "It is a well-aligned and committed team."

Interviewees further describe the lawyers as "responsive and client-oriented," adding: "They are down to earth."

Work highlights

Represented Canon Europe in litigation against its works council concerning the implementation of a social plan.

Notable practitioners

Erik Deur is valued by clients for his "direct and concrete" advice that is "concise and to the point." "He's very practical," states another source, going on to say: "We feel that whenever we have an issue he is there for us." Deur advises on restructurings and related transfer of undertaking issues or works council negotiations.