Bierens Debt Recovery Lawyers

TN-EI/09

DESCRIPTION OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

Business to business debt recovery, both in the Netherlands and
internationally. Bierens is the largest debt recovery law firm in the
Netherlands. We act on behalf of small and medium-sized companies,
large enterprises as well as multinationals, based on “No Win, No Fee.”
Bierens is unique in that we take care of both the out of court phase and
the judicial debt recovery process. This approach is successful to such
an extent that we are able to settle 90% of our cases out of court. In
terms of both our results and our low costs, we leave debt collection
agencies and bailiffs far behind.

WEBSITE

www.bierensgroup.com

TYPE OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

Law firm

TRAINEESHIP TASKS

The Bierens Legal Traineeship is a unique international oriented
program/traineeship for ambitious law school graduates. For a period of
5 months, you (together with other trainees) will be working at our
international headquarters in Amsterdam, where you will build your own
network and legal practice, focusing on international law and the law in
your country of origin.

What does the traineeship entail?
What makes the traineeship unique is the combination of in-house commercial and business training which is provided on top of your legal training at Bierens. The business training entails all facets of running and setting up a business, from business development to online marketing. During and after the training sessions, we will help you in
building your own legal business practice within the international Bierens umbrella.

When does the traineeship start and what is the goal?
Every year Bierens recruits several new legal trainees. The upcoming traineeship will start in March 2022. All trainees will be working together and have both individual and group objectives. At our office in Amsterdam, Bierens employs international attorneys of 20+ different European countries which will create the opportunity for you to gain international legal knowledge. Furthermore, Bierens employs several professionals who will train and coach you to develop commercial and business skills.

Your main goal in this traineeship program is to broaden and hone your
legal skills combined with developing your entrepreneurial talent and
become part of an internationally operating organisation of lawyers
throughout Europe.
I think I might actually apply. Could you try to convince me one last
time?
The list of benefits is endless, but just to make you more enthusiastic
then you hopefully already are: with this traineeship, you can optimize
and utilise your legal skills and entrepreneurial mindset, meet and
collaborate with a whole lot of new international people from all over
Europe, and be part of the inspirational work environment, but most
importantly, kickstart your career in the heart of the Netherlands!
What are you waiting for?!

ORGANISING ELSA GROUP

ELSA International

PLACE OF THE TRAINEESHIP

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

TRAINEESHIP FORMAT

On-site

EARLIEST START DATE

01/03/2022

LATEST END DATE

31/08/2022

MIN DURATION

5 month/s

MAX DURATION

12 month/s

REMUNERATION

EUR 1360.80 per month
Accommodation, Public transportation, Food, Other: Accommodation is part of the package but a rental price applies

REQUIRED STUDY LEVEL

Graduate Master

LEGAL SKILLS REQUIRED

Commercial Law - General
Competition and Economic Law - General
Contract Law - Advanced
Private International Law - Advanced

LANGUAGE SKILLS REQUIRED

Czech - Fluent
OR
Spanish (Castilian) - Fluent
OR
Dutch - Fluent

NUMBER OF TRAINEES

3

NUMBERS OF HOURS PER WEEK

32

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

You need to be eligible to work in The Netherlands.
We are on a mission to build a European network of international legal
professionals in our office in Amsterdam. For this ELSA Traineeships cycle, we are focused on attracting and recruiting young professionals who possess the language skills and studied law in Belgium, Spain and the Czech Republic.

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