Chambers Europe 2016 praises the experience and depth of L&E Global’s European law firms.
“L&E Global’s member firms strive to provide consistently high-quality employment law services to their clients and the Chambers Europe 2016 rankings reflect the success of those efforts.” – Stephan Swinkels, Executive Director and Member of the Board of L&E Global.
According to Chambers Europe 2016:
Gerlach Rechtsanwälte | L&E Global Austria
Roland Gerlach of Gerlach Rechtsanwälte is acclaimed by peers as “a heavyweight in the field,” and is regularly seen acting on high-profile cases. He represents both employers and employees and is also seen advising works councils.
Van Olmen & Wynant | L&E Global Belgium
Frequently acts for public bodies and civil servants in employment law matters, including contentious proceedings before the administrative courts. Also advises clients in the telecommunication and transport sectors in disputes and collective dismissals.
Flichy Grangé Avocats | L&E Global France
French firm focusing solely on employment law with outstanding capabilities across the board. Advises companies and entrepreneurs on general employment queries including complex restructurings, criminal law, employee benefits, working time and collective negotiations. Recognised for its strengths in employment issues with global ramifications. Also has a team dedicated to health and safety at work.
Pusch Wahlig Legal | L&E Global Germany
Employment boutique with a pronounced focus on international employment issues. Benefits from its membership of the L&E Global network, providing outbound advice to large domestic enterprises. Recommended for business restructurings including top-level management reorganisations, executive departures, mass lay-offs and branch closures.
LABLAW – Studio Legale | L&E Global Italy
Large employment team experienced in numerous areas including TUPE, trade union negotiations, due diligence and the labour law aspects of restructurings. Only advises employers. Team able to handle multi-jurisdictional mandates.
Palthe Oberman | L&E Global Netherlands
Specialised employment boutique with wide-ranging coverage, including employment contracts, outsourcing, transfers, restructuring, HR management and individual, collective and executive terminations. Also experienced at dealing with works councils and unions. Particular expertise in the public sector.
Storeng, Beck & Due Lund | L&E Global Norway
Well-regarded team with notable expertise in contractual issues, personal data and employee termination. Also handles downsizing, discrimination, harassment and transfer of undertaking issues.
A. Sobczyk & Współpracownicy Law Office | L&E Global Poland
Pre-eminent compact firm with a robust bench of employment law specialists. Regularly attracts prestigious domestic and multinational clients. Commendable breadth of expertise, encompassing union negotiations and large-scale redundancies, amongst other areas.
Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados | L&E Global Portugal
Market-leading practice recognised for its strength in complex employment litigation. Provides comprehensive labour and social security advice to an impressive roster of clients from a wide range of industries, including major players in the financial services, energy and communications sectors. Frequently assists with issues relating to large corporate restructurings and business transfers.
Magda Volonciu and Associates | L&E Global Romania
Specialised boutique firm with widely admired expertise in employment matters, particularly labour conflicts and disputes. Experienced in matters of redundancy and collective dismissals, as well as contract negotiations and compliance issues.
Bufete Suárez de Vivero, S.L. | L&E Global Spain
Specialised employment firm that often acts on either the company or employee side of top management dismissal cases and harassment claims. Has had remarkable success in attracting instructions from international companies looking to litigate in Spain. Also assists smaller domestic companies and works councils with collective agreements.
Hamilton Advokatbyrå | L&E Global Sweden
Outstanding reputation for corporate restructurings following insolvencies and mergers. Well known for representing both claimants and defendants in employment arbitration proceedings. Advises clients on protection of trade secrets mandates and pension scheme issues.
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