Klaas Wiersma, attorney at law, is a member of the Employment Taxes and Employment Law practice group. He specialises in employment law, with the emphasis on individual (including managing director under the articles of association) and collective dismissal law, employee representation in the event of reorganisations and restructuring, takeovers, mergers, cross-border labour and employee participation structures.
Klaas is a frequent speaker at seminars addressing various aspects of employment law. He is a member of the National Association of Employment Law Attorneys and the Amsterdam Association of Employment Law Attorneys.
What others say about Klaas
Chambers: "Klaas handles a wide range of employment law matters including individual and collective dismissals, M&A and cross-border labour participation structures. Clients view him as a "very practical lawyer who has a lot of knowledge upfront," and who provides "short and direct advice." He recently assisted Niacet in works council negotiations regarding its acquisition by SK Capital Partners".
Legal 500 EMEA 2019: " The 'hands-on and solution-driven' team at Loyens & Loeff 'has a can-do mentality' and 'excellent litigator' Klaas Wiersma is considered to be 'the engine behind his smoothly running team'".
Dutch law, University of Groningen, 2000
Post-graduate course Employment law (with honours), Grotius Academy, 2005