Philip Nabben

Philip Nabben

Partner, Certified Data Protection Officer

Dutch - English

Philip has eighteen years experience advising on employment law issues. He studied law at the University of Groningen, graduating in 1999 and joined the Amsterdam law firm Ekelmans Den Hollander. Following the merger with HoganLovells he joined Erik Deur and Henriëtte Bronsgeest as an associate when they left HoganLovells to set up Bronsgeest Deur Advocaten in 2003. He became a partner in the firm in January 2009.

Philip advises international and Dutch companies on employment issues including restructuring and negotiations with trade unions. He has a particular focus on Privacy and Data Protection issues and their impact in the workplace and may officially call himself a Certified Data Protection Officer. Philip is a member of the Amsterdam Employment Law Specialists Association (VAAA) and the EELA, the Association for Employment Lawyers in the Netherlands (VAAN) and the Dutch Litigation Association. In 2006 he completed a post-graduate course on employment law at the University of Rotterdam. Philip is the Central Project Manager for all cross-border projects and of the many International Practice Groups within the Ius Laboris Alliance.

Philip is mentioned as leading labour and employment lawyer in the Netherlands in Who’s Who Legal with the following words of praise: "Philip Nabben is renowned for his "creativity"in employment issues and peers "cannot praise him highly enough"

Insights by Philip Nabben
Remote working in the Netherlands – challenges and limitations
02 Feb 2022 | Read more
Webinar hybride werken
15 Jun 2021 | Read more
Webinar employee monitoring
19 Mar 2021 | Read more
Deliveroo-bezorgers: werknemers of zelfstandigen?
19 Feb 2021 | Read more
Q&A coronavirus for employers
04 Jun 2020 | Read more
Privacy and corona: an interview with Philip Nabben
27 May 2020 | Read more
Webinar on the coronavirus and privacy
17 Apr 2020 | Read more
Corona and privacy in the workplace
01 Apr 2020 | Read more
Employee entitled to EUR 250 in damages for breach of the GDPR
23 Sep 2019 | Read more
How far does the right to access under the GDPR reach?
12 Jun 2019 | Read more
De AVG: hoe heet wordt de soep gegeten?
04 Jun 2019 | Read more
Workshop: de 10 grootste valkuilen van een reorganisatie-ontslag
04 Jun 2019 | Read more
The GDPR: one year on
24 May 2019 | Read more
GDPR and ‘no-deal’ Brexit – part 2
18 Feb 2019 | Read more
GDPR and ‘no-deal’ Brexit
04 Feb 2019 | Read more
Update Privacy law
08 Nov 2017 | Read more
Internet en Social Media op de werkvloer; een overzicht
02 May 2017 | Read more
De Europese privacy verordening: werkgever, bent u er klaar voor?
24 Apr 2017 | Read more
Extra session - Breakfast seminar Privacy & Employment law on 17 March 2017
13 Feb 2017 | Read more
Breakfast seminar on 10 and 11 maart 2016
12 Jan 2016 | Read more
Obligation to report data leaks and expansion
18 Dec 2015 | Read more