Jessica Niezen – attorney at law / partner


Jessica Niezen has been specializing in employment law for 19 years. She started her career as a university lecturer, before working as a legal counsel at a French telecommunications company. After having worked at both large and medium-sized law firms in Amsterdam, Jessica became a partner at a law firm in Utrecht. In October 2013 she incorporated Ovidius Advocatuur B.V., which is the predecessor to the current Ovidius.

Jessica is a committed lawyer, enjoying the law but at the same time giving practical advice. She is experienced in a wide range of both contentious and non-contentious employment law work. In 2005, Jessica successfully completed a postgraduate course in employment law at Erasmus University, Rotterdam.

Jessica is a member of the Dutch Association for Employment Lawyers (VAAN), the International Bar Association (IBA), the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA), the Association for Employment Lawyers in Amsterdam (VAAA) and the Data Protection Law Association (VPR).

Jessica has registered the following areas of expertise in the register of the Dutch Bar Association:

  • employment law
  • data protection law

According to the standards of the Dutch Bar Association, Jessica must obtain ten education points in every registered area of expertise each year.

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