Bart is Co-Head of our Employment, Pensions and Mobility team in the Netherlands. He has over a decade of experience supporting Dutch and overseas companies with employment issues including litigation. Clients appreciate his energetic attitude and commitment. Bart regularly works with North American and European businsesses and entrepreneurs as they set up in the Netherlands. He is a member of the American Bar Association.
Bart's clients go to him for advice on contentious and non-contentious employment issues relating to restructurings and redundancies, insourcing and outsourcing, transfer of undertakings, and employee benefit issues arising out of transactions. He regularly supports overseas companies as they enter the Dutch market, including on immigration work. Bart will ensure you start with a strong foundation to launch your business and grow in the Netherlands.
|Since 2019||Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2015 - 2019||Senior Counsel, Taylor Wessing|
|2010 - 2015||Lawyer, Deterink Attorneys and Notaries, The Netherlands|
|2006 - 2010||Lawyer, Holland Van Gijzen Attorneys and Notaries, The Netherlands|
|2010||Grotius Specialisation training Employment law, Radboud University Nijmegen|
|2006||Degree in Dutch law, Maastricht University|
Elsevier Salaris Magazine, September 2011: De nieuwe wet inzake vakantiedagen: opletten vanaf 1 januari 2012 (co-author)
|European Employment Lawyers Association
Dutch Association for Employment Law Lawyers
Dutch Academic Bureau of Taylor Wessing
Dutch organisation for Employment Law (Vereniging voor Arbeidsrecht)
Dutch organisation for Sports & Law (Vereniging voor Sport & Recht)
American Bar Association