Jim Margry
Senior Associate - Attorney at law

Jim Margry

Jim Margry, attorney at law (senior associate), is a member of the Employment & Benefits Practice Group. He has all-round experience in employment law, with a particular focus on the employment law aspects of M&A-deals, restructurings and collective dismissals, co-determination procedures, cross-border labour and employee participation structures.

About Jim Margry

Jim has significant experience in assisting (multinational) clients with the employment law aspects of (cross-border) mergers, take overs, acquisitions, and post-acquisition restructuring issues. In that regard he is also frequently involved in co-determination procedures. He often advises clients on setting up management participation structures, LTIPs and other forms of employee participation structures. His civil and tax background is very helpful in this regard. Given his expertise he is also part of the firm-wide Management Participation Team. Jim also frequently advises on the dismissal of managing directors and other top management.
Jim is one of the few lawyers in the Netherlands specialised in sports law. He regularly advises agents, professional soccer players and other professional athletes regarding employment law related, transfer related and regulatory questions.

What others say about Jim

Legal 500 EMEA 2019: "Other team members include senior associates Jim Margry - 'a real thoroughbred and an aggressive yet fair negotiator, with a lot M&A experience'."


  • Dutch Bar Association, 2010
  • Dutch Employment Lawyers Association (VAAN)
  • Dutch Sports and Law Association (Vereniging Sport en Recht)


  • Post-graduate course Employment law, Grotius Academy, 2016, with distinction (cum laude)
  • International tax law, Queen Mary University of London, 2010, with distinction (cum laude)
  • Dutch Corporate law, University of Utrecht, 2009, with honours (met genoegen)


  • Dutch
  • English

T: +31 20 578 56 31
M: +31 6 22 09 52 11
E: jim.margry@loyensloeff.com