Joost Verlaan has been employed as lawyer as of 2015. As of October 2017 Joost joined the law firm of Bronsgeest Deur Advocaten. Joost studied law at the University of Tilburg, where he completed his Masters’ degree in Dutch law (track private law) in 2015. Following the completion of his degree he started his career as a lawyer at an Amsterdam law firm, focussing on issues related to Employment, Corporate and Sports Law.
In 2019 he completed a post-graduate course on employment law at the Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Joost is a board member of the Association of Young Employment Lawyers (VJAA) and is a member of the Association for Employment Lawyers in the Netherlands (VAAN) and the Association Sports and Law VSR (VSR).
Joost specializes in all aspects of employment law including collective and individual dismissals, co-determination rights, collective bargaining agreements, equal treatment, senior management etc. Additionally, Joost has a specific focus on Sports law.