Master of Law with 2 to 4 years of experience in a law firm within an employment practice. French speaking with an excellent command of English and a good knowledge of Dutch.
AKD is a leading Benelux law firm, with a team of over 450 committed attorneys , civil-law notaries, tax consultants and staff in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg.
To strengthen the team headed by Julien Hick, AKD’s Belgian employment law department in Brussels is looking for a junior lawyer with 2 to 4 years of experience in employment law.
As an employment lawyer, you will be part of a fast growing team and handle files from A to Z, in direct contact with the partner and clients.
You will typically assist national and international businesses with a variety of matters, such as restructurings, individual dismissals, employment law aspects of M&A transactions (including transfers of undertakings), compensation & benefits and privacy in the workplace. The team also regularly appears before Belgian labour courts.
You hold a Master’s degree in Law from a Belgian university and can show strong academic records.
You have 2 to 4 years' experience in employment law within an international or business-oriented national law firm.
You are ambitious, result-driven and a real team player.
You are a French native speaker and fluent in English. A good command of Dutch and other foreign languages is always an asset.
AKD offers you a future-oriented process of career planning and emphasis on nurturing your talents and strong points, encouraging you to deliver excellent solutions for our clients.
You will have the opportunity to work for clients including national and international enterprises from various sectors, amongst which the financial services, life sciences and consumer goods industries.
The flexible learning environment will support you in further developing your talents in your field of expertise, in client engagement and in honing your leadership skills.
Everyone working at AKD will only get the best out of themselves if they are allowed to be themselves. That is why AKD is an equal opportunity firm and is committed to providing an open, diverse, safe and inclusive environment. AKD is a place where people, regardless of race, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status or sexual orientation, can thrive and reach their full potential.