"The team is extremely responsive, very pragmatic and offers straightforward solutions." - Chambers 2019


Full-Service Expertise

The success of your business depends on reliable advice, covering all aspects of employment, including employment law, pension law, social security, and employment taxes. Our team is specialised in diverse focus areas, from high-profile dismissals and top management agreements to international employment mobility and the employment aspects of M&A-deals. You can trust in the Loyens & Loeff Employment & Benefits team for full legal and tax support with any employment-related topic.

International Perspective

International business ventures can count on our highly co-ordinated international service. Our teams specialise in Dutch, Belgian, Luxembourg and Swiss law and give you access to a worldwide network of international offices in major financial centres. Benefit from our hands-on approach and let us design pragmatic legal and tax solutions that meet your needs.

In-Depth Insights

Payroll tax rules and labour laws are constantly evolving. To keep up with all the latest developments, you can rely on our in-depth understanding of legislative changes and relevant judicial rulings. Gain valuable knowledge through a variety of activities that we organise, including seminars and customised roundtable meetings.

Werknemer weigert mondkapje – geen recht op loon
News - 19 January 2021 - Global

Employee refuses face mask - no right to salary

The court in summary proceedings ruled that a Dutch patisserie was entitled to suspend an employee and to suspend payment of wages for this employee.
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News - 08 January 2021 - Global

Management and supervisory boards

‘Management and Supervisory boards in the Netherlands in brief’ is an updated, 2021 publication that highlights a number of practical topics relevant to both...
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Bill to amend the House for Whistleblowers Act
News - 28 December 2020 - Netherlands

Bill to amend the House for Whistleblowers Act

On 18 December 2020, the bill to amend the House for Whistleblowers Act was submitted to the Council of State.
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News - 23 December 2020 - Netherlands

Draft bill ‘Act future of pensions’

The bill “Act future of pensions (in Dutch; Wet toekomst pensioenen) was published for internet consultation.
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Q&A Em­ploy­ment in the Nether­lands 2020


What others say about us

Chambers Europe

"One impressed client enthuses: 'The team is extremely responsive, very pragmatic and offers straightforward solutions.' The team adopts 'a big-picture view,' according to one interviewee, who adds: 'They are very responsive and their answers are high-quality. They think with the client and therefore understand what the client needs'. Other clients note: 'We collaborated well, they're very hands-on. The work done for us is always based on a deep expertise'."(2019)

Legal 500

"They are concise and professional – their advice is straight forward, with options if helpful, but also with recommendations, risks and mitigating factors. They can extract the salient points of an argument, and not be distracted by irrelevant arguments of someone’s case." (2020)

"The 'hands-on and solution-driven' team at Loyens & Loeff 'has a can-do mentality'." (2019)