Caroline studied Dutch law at Leiden University and majored in International Law.


Caroline has worked as a lawyer at De Clercq since 2003, where she focuses on employment law in the broadest sense. With her multilingual background and international interests, Caroline advises many of our international clients. In addition, she has specialized in Education Law and Employment Law in a European perspective. Caroline has also completed mediation training which serves her well in her practice. In addition to being a lawyer, Caroline is a board member of Stichting Technolab Leiden.

Caroline’s daily practice

Caroline deals almost daily with individual dismissal issues, reorganizations, working remotely from abroad, expatriates, cross-border employment, and workplace disability. She also advises companies at the policy level. As in-house counsel for various companies, Caroline attaches great importance to getting to know her clients well. This often results in years of fruitful cooperation. This also applies to the educational institutions with which Caroline has been involved for many years in case of labor law problems.