We are very proud to announce that Palthe Oberman is highly ranked in Chambers 2017 and Legal 500 again!
We are praised as a “very focused, effective” employment boutique which has “outstanding knowledge”. Clients are impressed by our firm’s approach to client service, saying: “They are very capable, give good advice, listen to the client, they call you back when you ask for it,” adding that they are “very efficient.”
According to sources Christiaan Oberman is a “strategic, highly skilled and technical” lawyer. He assists both Dutch and international clients with trade union matters and executive dismissals.
Gieneke van Wulfften-Palthe represents clients in several aspects of employment law, particularly assisting with individual and collective dismissals, contract negotiations and co-determination law. Clients say: “She has a high level of technical knowledge, effectiveness and proactivity. She reacts quickly but maintains a high standard of quality.” Furthermore, Gieneke is described as a “very good negotiator”.
Marcus Draaisma advises on company reorganisations as well as handling matters of co-determination and collective agreement law. Also active in disputes, he advised 40 KLM aircraft pilots (captains and co pilots) and 215 cabin crew members on a class action. Clients report: “He is a very seasoned lawyer who is not afraid to go for the confrontation.”