Sara Schermerhorn is a former Counsel and now Senior Advisor in the Amsterdam Employment practice. She advises on the full range of employment law and related topics and is responsible for the group's know how and (client) publications. Topics that had her full attention over the past period include the remuneration aspects of the revised Shareholders Rights Directive, the proposed implementation of the EU Whistleblower Directive, the (revised) Posted Workers Directive (in relation to international secondments), and diversity related government initiatives. Sara also advises on work-related immigration matters.
Career and qualifications
University of Groningen (Law) 1998
- Admitted as an advocaat to the Dutch Bar 1999
- Joined Clifford Chance 1999
- Counsel since 2010
Member of the VAAN and the VAAA, respectively the national and the Amsterdam associations for employment law specialists.
Awards and citations
- "Counsel Sara Schermerhorn goes the extra mile to deliver outstanding support."
Legal 500 2013