Barbara advises and litigates across the full spectrum of employment-related matters. She has significant expertise in traditional, individual employment matters, as well as in corporate transaction-related projects.

Barbara and her team lead relevant employment issues in transactions throughout the preparatory phase and completion; this includes assisting in transfers of undertaking (TUPE). Barbara identifies employment-related priorities and issues in other jurisdictions and is highly experienced in dealing with their impact on relevant transactions.

Barbara also concentrates on individual matters at board and management level, such as dismissals, remuneration, promotions or demotions.

Barbara’s recent work includes:

  • Takeaway Just eat transaction consultation aspects
  • ABP pension litigation
  • TataSteel Thyssenkrupp consultation aspects

'very accessible' and 'knows how work councils may react in any given situation'.

Client feedback in The Legal 500


  • Profession

    Advocaat, admitted to the bar in the Netherlands in 1990

  • Languages

    Dutch, English

  • Education

    Radboud University Nijmegen


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