Nils E.W. van Dijkman


Tel.: +31 (0)20 312 28 11

Handy: +31 (0)6 222 30 516



Nils is a partner in the employment law practice. He advises on various employment law matters, with a particular emphasis on reorganisations, employment law aspects of mergers and acquisitions, industrial relations, cross-border employment and employee participation issues (works councils). He advises both Dutch and international companies, as well as their executives.

Recent work

  • Reorganising headquarters and factories of one of the largest international companies in the Food Sector, including negotiations with the works council and the trade unions regarding a social plan;
  • Negotiating and reaching a collective bargaining agreement with the relevant trade unions;
  • Reorganising a leading chain in the Fashion Industry, including collective dismissal and related litigation;
  • Assisting one of the largest companies in Facility Management in a dispute regarding the employment law consequences of a tender procedure;
  • Dismissal of a Swedish company’s CEO in the Netherlands.



Nils was Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the Netherlands (2007-2015) and has been awarded the title of Honorary Member. He is fluent in Dutch, English and Swedish (native). He heads HEUSSEN’s Sweden Desk.


HEUSSEN Advocaten & Notarissen
Oval Tower, 10e etage
1101 HE Amsterdam
Nederland (Niederlande)
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Sprachkenntnisse: Niederländisch, Englisch, Schwedisch

Kompetenz Gruppen:
Sweden Desk

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