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Managing Partner: Erik Deur
Number of partners: 3
Number of lawyers: 12
Languages: Dutch, English, French, German

Firm Overview:
Bronsgeest Deur Advocaten is a leading specialist labour and employment law firm and was one of the first niche employment law firms in the Netherlands. The firm was founded in May 2003 by Henriëtte Bronsgeest and Erik Deur and offers clients the full range of labour and employment legal services as well as strategic development, advice and advocacy.

The partners and associates all have an international commercial employment law background which is reflected in the broad range of Dutch and international clients and the extensive cross border work that the firm undertakes.

BDA is an active member of Ius Laboris, the world’s largest human resources law firm alliance, with more than 1,400 lawyers in over 150 cities in over 50 countries. Membership of the alliance facilitates a global exchange of expertise and is one of the key factors enabling the firm to support clients on major cross-border projects.

Main Areas of Practice:
■Individual and collective redundancies
■Co-determination rights
■Negotiations with trade unions and works councils
■Reviewing remuneration systems
■Advising on the employment law issues resulting from mergers and acquisitions
■Transfer of undertakings
■In- and outsourcing of personnel
■Employment agreements
■Enforcement of non-compete clauses

The firm has significant employment dispute resolution expertise combined with well established relationships with specialist tax and pensions law advisors. Much of the firm’s work is cross border particularly in Belgium, Germany and the UK including split salary contracts, cross border restructuring, data transfer, employment agreements and helpdesk arrangements.

The firm has three partners and nine fee earners all based in Amsterdam.

International Clients:
We Transfer, AmDocs, D S Smith, Tokheim, FedEx Trade Networks, LinkedIn, Lundbeck, Mentor Medical, Europool, Percassi/Kiko Milano, Sugula, Eurosports, Canon, Forbo Flooring, Furmanite, Johnson & Johnson, Janssen Vaccins, McDonald’s Nederland, Michael Page, NCR, Teradata, Viacom/ MTV, Logitech, AB-InBev, Stryker, Euroclear, Lufthansa Cargo, Mattel, Infosys, Juniper, Samlerhuset Group, Lego, Mastercard, Rheinmetall, 20th Century Fox, RIM and TomTom.

Dutch Clients:
Canon, Janssen Biologics, Janssen Cilag, Agilent, Frames, Avantium, Arkin, LeasePlan Bank, Hitachi, CEVA logistics, ARAG, Fugro, Technicolor, Pers-groep Online Services, Sony ATV, Dekra, Loders Croklaan, Wieden+Kennedy, VBAT, Russell Reynolds, Holland Casino and VISA/International Card Services.

Firm Contact:

Managing Partner: Erik Deur
Tel: +31 20 305 3337
Email: [email protected]