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    Marjolijn is a highly experienced employment law specialist. She focuses on reorganizations, transfers of businesses, mergers and acquisitions, employee participation issues, individual redundancies (in particular executives), mass redundancy law and harmonization of employment terms. Marjolijn heads the Employment practice group. Her clients include both Dutch and foreign companies. In international surveys, Marjolijn is frequently recommended for her employment law expertise.

    Expert. Passionate. Internationally renowned. Trustworthy.

    Marjolijn also started and leads Van Doorne’s Sports team, which advises sports clubs, sports federations, sponsors, individual athletes and others active in the sporting world.

    She regularly speaks on a variety of employment topics. Not only is Marjolijn a member of the Amsterdam Employment Lawyers Association, but also the Dutch Employment Law Association and the European Employment Lawyers Association.

    Besides serving on the board of the Sportas and the Rudolf Lehmann Fund, Marjolijn is a member of the Netherlands Olympic Committee’s Spending Policy Appeals Committee and the Dutch Association for Sports and Law.

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    Recommended Lawyer - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Employment; Media and Entertainment

    "Interviewees appreciate Marjolijn Lips' collaborative approach to employment law matters, saying: 'She listens to the client and has good business awareness' and 'She is open to discuss what does and doesn't work'" - Chambers Europe 2019, Employment

    "Confident, commercial." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Employment 

    "Really helpful in the more difficult employment cases." - Chambers Europe 2018, Employment 

    "Marjolijn Lips leads Van Doorne’s ‘business-focused’ practice, which is praised for its availability, value for money and pensions expertise, and has wide-ranging capabilities." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2017, Employment

    "'A well skilled and dedicated team of lawyers who deliver what they promise' is one verdict on Van Doorne; others report 'it has great industry knowledge' and due to the size of the practice 'can handle tough deadlines'." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Information Technology

    "The Van Doorne team is recommended for being 'very dedicated and able to bring together the right experts in a team'" - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Industry Focus: Media and Entertainment

    "Clients describe the lawyers as 'hands-on, proactive and efficient'" - Chambers Europe 2019, TMT: IT & IT Outsourcing

    "The IP experts know all relevant case law." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Industry focus: Media and Entertainment

    "‘Pragmatic, insightful’ IP specialist Kriek Wille heads the practice, with support from ‘commercial and responsive’ corporate partner Jeroen Sombezki." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2017, Industry focus: Media and entertainment