Ms Astrid Helstone > Stibbe > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

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Astrid advises and litigates in individual and collective labour law matters, including executive dismissal and disputes with Dutch and European works councils. Astrid is a recognized specialist in complex remuneration issues and employee incentives and holds distinctive expertise in the field of financial regulatory requirements.


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Netherlands > Employment

(Leading individuals)

Astrid HelstoneStibbe

Stibbe’s multidisciplinary team focuses on employment, pensions and incentives. It has been at the forefront of advice on matters connected with COVID-19, setting up a special Corona Employment Emergency Team for clients. Practice head Jaap van Slooten is well-known for handling collective disputes and pensions. The ‘very accessible and always availableAstrid Helstone advises and litigates on a range of employment issues, including board and executive terminations, works council issues and restructurings. Paul Vestering handles compensation and terminations, corporate governance, and transnational works council issues.

Netherlands > Data privacy and data protection

With ‘a good grasp of technology and an ability to understand how technology interacts with data privacy regulations‘, Stibbe‘s cross-departmental digital economy group is led by Judica Krikke, with support from employment expert Astrid Helstone and senior associate Marc SpuijbroekChristien Saris is also recommended for data protection administrative enforcement work. The practice handles the full range of data mandates with particular expertise in the data aspects of cloud contracting, compliance issues and transactional work. Notable clients on the group’s roster include the Dutch State, the Dutch Police and ING.