Johanna is a Senior Associate in the employment team in Brussels.

Johanna is specialising in a wide variety of employment matters, including issues pertaining to competition by employees vis-à-vis their former employer, employee poaching, collective and individual employment issues, such as transfers of undertakings (TUPE), company downsizings, closings and collective dismissals. Johanna also handles employment disputes and represents her clients in the Belgian labour courts.

Johanna worked on secondment at Osborne Clarke’s Silicon Valley office in 2014, giving her a unique insight into the US market. Moreover, this secondment provided her with expertise on U.S. companies that are setting up offices in Belgium for the first time, and the related employment issues.

Johanna has a master’s degree in law, which she obtained from the Catholic University of Louvain.