Mr Sophie Wierenga-Heintz > Wijn & Stael Advocaten N.V. > Utrecht, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Wijn & Stael Advocaten N.V.
MALIESINGEL 20
3581 BE UTRECHT
PO BOX 354, 3500 AJ UTRECHT
Netherlands

Work Department

Employment

Position

Sophie Wierenga-Heintz specialises in employment law and has an advisory and litigation practice, assisting employers and employees on all types of employment law issues, such as individual and collective dismissal law, reorganisations, personnel policy, employer liability and employee participation. Sophie also provides advice on the privacy aspects of employment law.

Prior to joining Wijn & Stael, Sophie worked as an employment law specialist for 13 years at Kneppelhout & Korthals Advocaten in Rotterdam.

Sophie has a strong analytical ability and quickly get to the heart of the problem. She is a dedicated and true professional whose approach is open minded and solution-oriented.

Career

Sophie Wierenga-Heintz joined Wijn & Stael in 2017.

Memberships

Sophie Wierenga-Heintz is member of the Dutch Employment Attorneys Association (VAAN).

Education

Postgraduate programme in Employment Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam (2009), Dutch Law, Utrecht University (2001)

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Employment

Wijn & Stael Advocaten N.V. is home to an employment team which is particularly prominent in the field of flexible and temporary employment, and the firm is instructed by several employment agencies to handle contracting, disputes, and regulatory advice. Senior associate Joyce Snijder is highly recommended in this area. The overall employment team is jointly-led by Leendert Kruidenier and Else Loes Pasma, while Sophie Wierenga-Heintz  is notable for her expertise on the privacy aspects of employment law.