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AMSTEVEENSEWEG 500, 1081 KL AMSTERDAM, PO BOX 75999 1070 AZ AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
Tel:
Work +31 20 573 6736
Fax:
Fax +31 20 573 6737
Email:
Web:
www.lexence.com
Lexence, Floor Damen, Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

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Floor Damen

Tel:
Work +31 (0)20 5736 848
Email:
Lexence

Work Department

Employment law.

Position

Lawyer, partner.

Career

Floor Damen specializes in employment and benefits law. He provides assistance to companies and institutions primarily regarding issues such as (collective) dismissal, transfer of business and employee participation. An important part of his work involves advising on collective restructuring projects including negotiations with trade organizations on social plans, consultation with works councils, and the selection of redundant employees (on the basis of the reflection principle). Together with Mark Keuss, he leads the reorganization team at Lexence.

Floor is mentioned in several Legal 500 listings: 'Lexence provides solid, pragmatic advice. Floor Damen and Mark Keuss specialize in collective dismissals' (2013). 'Floor Damen recently advised Flextronics Logistics and Sita Nederland on employment issues' (2014). 'Floor Damen specialises in collective redundancies' (2015).

Floor publishes on a regular basis, and is affiliated with the Rotterdam School of Management as a lecturer on topics such as reorganizations and employee participation. He is also a visiting lecturer for the combined Master’s program in employment law at the Vrije Universiteit and the Universiteit van Amsterdam. Floor has been affiliated with Lexence since 2006, prior to which he worked at AKD Prinsen van Wijmen.

Languages

Dutch, English.

Education

Floor studied Dutch law at the Universiteit Utrecht, and pursued a post-graduate degree in Employment Law at the Universiteit van Amsterdam. Floor was admitted to the Bar in 2000.


Netherlands

Employment

Within: Employment

Providing ‘quick, accurate, to-the-point’ advice, Lexence’s team is headed by Judith Schulp and Mark Keuss, who specialises in collective dismissals and misconduct inquiries. The practice handles all kinds of employment work, including acting for works councils. Frank ter Huurne is ‘knowledgeable, reliable, down-to-earth and sensitive to business considerations’; Floor Damen is recommended for collective redundancies. Annejet Balm made partner in January 2017.

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