Annemiek Varkevisser

Annemiek has been working in employment law since 2017. She helps both employers and employees with employment law issues. Annemiek also regularly advises international corporations on Dutch employment law. She is committed, to the point, and Away from her work, she spends a lot of time on tennis courts, both to play with friends and in competitions, and she loves to travel to special places.

Specialist areas

  • Employment law
  • Employee participation

Background and other work

  • 2017, Leiden University (Master’s degree in Employment Law)
  • 2014, Monash University, Melbourne (exchange student)
  • 2022, Grotius Specialisation Programme in Employment Law (cum laude)
  • Member of the board of YoungNetlaw
  • Member of the Association of Young Employment Lawyers

Recent cases

List of all work areas, specific examples of work done, and possibly specific examples of recent cases that the employee worked on.

  • Advising on the harmonisation of employment terms and conditions
  • Assisting in a business closure and other restructuring projects within a company
  • Conducting dismissal procedures (termination of employment contract and dismissal with immediate effect)
  • Conducting legal proceedings on the validity or voidability of a non-compete and/or non-solicitation clause
  • Handling negotiations on termination agreements
  • Advising on the qualification of agreements (independent contractor or employee?

Publications by Annemiek Varkevisser

List of publications

  • Vincent Wevers article (yet to be published)
  • JIN 2020/166, annotation to Court of Amsterdam 9 October 2020, ECLI:NL:RBAMS:2020:4992.
  • JIN 2020/20, annotation to Amsterdam Court of Appeal 15 October 2019, ECLI:NL:GHAMS:2019:3717
  • JIN 2018/67, annotation to Court of the Northern Netherlands 9 January 2018, ECLI:NL:RBNNE:2018:74 (transition allowance in case of forced reduction of working hours);
  • Schuurman, D., & Varkevisser, A. The block release programme: learning on the job is rewarded. ArbeidsRecht 2018/46;
  • JIN 2018/107, annotation to Supreme Court of the Netherlands 9 February 2018,
    ECLI:NL:HR:2018:180 (explanatory notes to collective labour agreement for the cleaning industry when the receiver puts a contract out to tender again);
  • JIN 2018/2, annotation to Court of the Northern Netherlands 12 October 2017, ECLI:NL:RBNHO:2017:8423 (transfer of an undertaking as part of a relaunch, pre-pack).
Contact details
A.W.A. (Annemiek) Varkevisser

Specialist Employment law

Finding a solution that was not obvious from start is something that energises me.
Annemiek Varkevisser

Call: +31 172 530 250