Brigitte Vleer


Fields of practice
  • Individual Dismissals
  • Collective dismissals & Restructurings
  • Compensation & Benefits
  • Privacy
  • Employers Liability

Brigitte has registered the following principal legal practice area in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister):

  • Employment Law

Based on this registration, she is required to obtain ten training credits per calender year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.

Brigitte joined LXA Attorneys in 2016 as a lawyer specialised in employment law. Previous to joining LXA Brigitte has been an employment lawyer for one of the largest law firms in the south of the Netherlands.

In addition to the general employment law practice Brigitte has a great deal of expertise and experience regarding complex reorganisations involving trade unions and Works Councils, cases which of course also require a great deal of attention for the individual aspects f.e. of the reflection principle, redeployment and dismissal. In addition Brigitte also has a particular interest in issues in the field of employers' liability and privacy issues between employer and employee (GDPR).

Her regular and loyal clients describe Brigitte as easily accessible, swift, practical and pragmatic. She is praised for being a pleasant sparring partner and a hands-on person, all this without losing sight of the legal issues at stake.

Apart from running her practice, Brigitte regularly publishes in various newsletters, gives seminars and lectures such as Trends in Employment Law, Flexible Employment relationships and provides tailor-made workshops and courses for clients and relations.

Brigitte is a member of various (specialist) associations:

  • Association of Employment Law Lawyers Netherlands) Vereniging Arbeidsrecht Advocaten Nederland (VAAN)
  • Association of Employment Law Lawyers Breda/’s Hertogenbosch (Vereniging Arbeidsrecht Advocaten Breda/’s He
  • Employment Law Association (Vereniging voor Arbeidsrecht)
Brigitte's recent work
  • Relocation and merger of multiple locations of a listed production company
  • Reorganization resulting in the substantial downsizing of the organization
  • Full review of compensation and benefits policy
  • Several procedures in court about non-competition clauses and dismissal with immediate effect

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