Palthe Oberman

Employment Department

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What the team is known for Boutique employment practice that attracts considerable praise for acting for employers on individual dismissal cases. Has experience in court proceedings and in alternative dispute resolution methods. Offers broader capabilities spanning the full range of employment matters, including all issues arising from outsourcing and restructuring processes. Handles works council and union consultation mandates. Also advises on the drafting of international employment contracts for top executives. Has a number of clients from the fashion industry.

Strengths"The firm offers practical solutions for seemingly complex problems," one client states.

Clients recognise the lawyers for their "flexibility, in-depth knowledge and availability."

Notable practitioners

Clients appreciate the "confident and swift approach" of Christiaan Oberman , with another client also emphasising that he is "calm, thoughtful, experienced and he provides sound, common-sense advice with confidence." Oberman handles reorganisations and high-level dismissal cases on behalf of retailers and international banks.

Gieneke Van Wulfften-Palthe advises clients from the construction, media, retail and banking sectors. She has experience representing employees as well as employers in various disputes, including redundancy cases.