lawyer  wanted !

  • preface Willems Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte is a law firm with a commercial practice. The office, founded in 1948, is present in Amsterdam and Düsseldorf. The managing partner is admitted to the bar in Germany, where, in cooperation with German lawyers, advice and litigation are conducted under German law. In addition, Willems has an active partnership with an office in London and an office in New York City. We advise and represent large and small companies, both nationally and internationally. We also look after private interests, especially when these are closely related to our clientele companies. Our objective is: “strive for the right balance”. We work together as a team where quality is paramount under all circumstances. The lines are short and the doors are open. Reason for the vacancy Our office is ready to expand! Together we are strong and know more, which is why we are looking for a lawyer who wants to join us. Job title Lawyer The function The activities that you will perform as a lawyer will not be unknown to you. You will, among other things, litigate, advise and represent. You will be assisted in this task by our two assistants who are regularly present at the office. There is also always room for sparring with other employees such as lawyers and advisors. There is a lot of room for collaboration. What we are looking for We are looking for a team player with an entrepreneurial spirit. Someone who has “all-round” legal qualities and demonstrable knowledge and experience. Proficiency in Dutch and English is a must. Knowledge of another language, for example the German language, is an advantage. At the moment we are explicitly looking for a “player” in the field of civil with an interest in administrative law.

  • Profile You have affinity with one or more of the following jurisdictions:

    Liability law and insurance law

    Employment law and employee participation law

    Banking and securities law

    Administrative and environmental law

    Construction law and project development

    Contract law Franchising Mergers & acquisitions (including due diligence and legal audit) Tenancy law

    Wedding property law Intellectual

    property law and IT Insolvency law

    (International) trade law Competition law

    Real Estate Law Corporate Law

    Economic criminal law Company law

    Spatial planning Our very broad field offers many opportunities. offer We offer a pleasant working atmosphere in a beautifully located office in Amsterdam. In addition, we offer good primary and secondary employment conditions and a competitive salary which depends on your experience and network. It is possible to join us as a self-employed person or as an employee, whether on a full or part-time basis or not. We also offer career opportunities if, for example, you are interested in following a specialized postgraduate course. Application procedure Are you interested? Or do you have questions? You can contact us via: 00 31 – (0) 20 833 0 833. You can also mail to: Hans Mathijsen, via: We would love to read from you!

Independent Lawyers

Willems Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte N.V. is looking for lawyers who work independently to practice and expand both their own and joint practice from our office in Amsterdam based on cost sharing.


For additional information about this position, contact can be made with Mr. J.F.M.J. Mathijsen via 020 833 0 833 or by mail via

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  • Who are you?

    You are an enthusiastic lawyer (m / f) who wishes to continue his or her own practice or to build up within our office. We are preferably, but not exclusively, looking for lawyers working in the field of labor law, personal and family law and / or another specific part of civil practice.

  • Who are we? Willems Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte is a law firm with a commercial practice. The office, founded in 1948, is present in Amsterdam and Düsseldorf. One of the Amsterdam lawyers has been admitted to the Bar in Germany, where, in cooperation with the German lawyers associated with our office, advice and litigation are conducted under German law. Willems Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte work alongside its permanent core within a partnership with independently established lawyers. Due to the long history of the office, the practice consists of a variety of clients and cases in a large number of legal areas. Willems Advocaten’s practice focuses in particular on (international and cross-border) contract law, commercial law, corporate law, administrative law and IP law. Willems Advocaten & Rechtsanwälte wishes to expand its permanent core, and with it its permanent offer, with enthusiastic and skilled lawyers