Mrs Anita de Jong > Hogan Lovells International LLP > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells International LLP
ATRIUM - NORTH TOWER
STRAWINSKYLAAN 4129
1077 ZX AMSTERDAM PO BOX 545
Netherlands

Work Department

Employment

Position

As a partner and head of the employment practice in Amsterdam, Anita de Jong is particularly interested in issues where employment law and company law overlap. She focuses in particular on the employment-law consequences of takeovers and outsourcing (including harmonization of employment conditions), dismissal law, non-compete conflicts, integrity issues and privacy in the workplace. Furthermore, she handles major litigation cases.

Anita is named as a leading individual in the European Legal 500 and Chambers. Clients describe Anita as “decisive and strong” and “quick and pragmatic”.

Anita de Jong regularly publishes articles in specialist and scientific journals and contributes to textbooks on employment-law related subjects. In addition, she speaks at national and international conferences. Anita is giving lectures for the post graduate employment program of the Universities of Tilburg and Maastricht as well as the Academy for Law Practitioners. Furthermore, Anita is a member of the HR Expert Committee of Platform Outsourcing Nederland and member of the Internal Complaint Committee of Stedelijk Museum (museum of modern art) in Amsterdam.

Career

University of Utrecht, 1985

Languages

Dutch,English, German

Memberships

Dutch Bar Association; International Bar Association European Employment Lawyers Association; Association of Employment Lawyers in the greater Amsterdam Area; Dutch Employment Law Association

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Industry focus: Information technology

Hogan Lovells International LLP has a strong focus on privacy and cybersecurity, and also handles general IT matters and outsourcing. With a strong global network, the firm is well positioned to handle cross-border issues for large multinational clients, including multi-jurisdictional litigation. Joke Bodewits, Ruud van der Velden and Anita de Jong head the team.

Netherlands > Employment

Hogan Lovells International LLP’s employment team focuses on the needs of its international client base. Its advice on multijurisdictional matters covers M&A-related employment issues, outsourcing, dismissals, competition and litigation. The team leverages mandates from the TMT, automotive, logistics, banking and insurance sectors. Anita de Jong is the head of the practice.