L&E Global is an international integrated alliance of premier employment law boutique firms, specialized in providing counsel to employers on labour relations, employment law, immigration law and employee benefits. Each member firm is recognized by clients and legal organizations as a leader in labour and employment law.

L&E Global’s client service strategy is effectively responding to economic challenges and changing client expectations, as well as the internationalization of legal services by delivering a simplified attorney-client relationship in regards to billing, point-of-contact, and overall advice and counsel, by offering clients a one-stop shop for all of their employment law needs.

L&E Global has 20 international members across 5 continents with firms in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, New  Sealand, Norway, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States.

In addition, L&E Global has established reciprocal associated partnerships in more than 30 other important international business regions – such as those found in Colombia, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Japan, Singapore and the United Kingdom.

By aligning their forces together, through L&E Global, these independent employment law boutiques become a single legal powerhouse for businesses working on complex cross-border labour and employment projects throughout the world.

Through one point of contact – L&E Global – businesses have all the information they need to manage their workforce affairs efficiently, with trustworthy advice from labour and employment law leaders from around the world, for favorable prices.

L&E Global…A strong and reliable partner that works for you, wherever you are, across the globe.

For employment law resources from around the world, including in depth articles and publications, please visit L&E Global’s Knowledge Center.

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29 June 2018 | Palthe Oberman Advocaten

Hugo Sinzheimer Moot Court Competition at the University of Cassino

Our partner Christiaan Oberman acted as a judge amongst ‘real’ judges from the Netherlands, Italy and Germany during the Hugo Sinzheimer Moot Court Competition at the University of Cassino in Italy, where 14 excellent teams of law students from various countries in Europe and also from Georgia, competed against each other during three consecutive days from 14-16 June 2018.

13 June 2018 | Jeroen Douwes, Karol Hillebrandt

L&E Global Opening Up Shop: solutions to the challenges of opening in a new jurisdiction

For several years Palthe Oberman has been a proud member of L&E Global, the leading alliance of employers’ counsel worldwide (

Mindful of the labour law issues affecting businesses across the globe, L&E Global just launched its latest client-focused knowhow initiative - Opening Up Shop: solutions to the challenges of opening in a new jurisdiction.

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