Employment Department

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What the team is known for Well-reputed boutique acting on the full range of employment matters. Particularly stands out for its team of dedicated pensions specialists. Advises clients on individual and collective dismissals, the transfer of employees, restructurings and disputes. Also represents clients in matters concerning tax-exempt working hours. Assists clients from the financial, pharmaceutical and manufacturing sectors.

Strengths According to one client, the lawyers are "really efficient, proactive, solution-oriented and accurate."

Another client reports that the team offers "quick answers, very good advice and very good knowledge and experience of all the legal cases."

Work highlights Assisted GSK with the collective redundancy of 720 employees.

Notable practitioners

Brecht Cops
is praised by an interviewee for his commercial approach and his handling of international matters. He acts on employee transfer matters and contractual mandates, including the termination of contracts. Cops also represents clients in disputes concerning the taxation of employee remuneration.

Described by market onlookers as "a pensions specialist,"
Corinne Merla
advises public sector clients on the transfer of pension activities. A client highlights: "She is a good coordinator for all the questions we are asking."

Jean-Philippe Cordier
acts for clients on collective dismissals and the termination of high-level employees. A client highlights his "practical experience, understanding of our business and openness to discussion."