Mr. L.P. Kruidenier



Leendert Kruidenier joined Wijn & Stael in 1991. He specialises in business and employment law, focusing particularly on restructuring, disputes, in- and outsourcing issues and dismissal law, ranging from individual dismissal cases to large and complex reorganisations. Leendert runs a combined advisory and litigation practice and frequently represents medium-sized and large companies, executive directors, supervisory directors and senior management.

Leendert is an energetic and clever attorney, highly praised for his passion and strong strategic insight. He can quickly get to the bottom of complex problems and then work towards achieving a concrete solution. He works closely with his clients and supports their interests wholeheartedly. Clients value Leendert for his clarity and sharpness.


  • Member of the Utrecht Entrepreneurs Society (UOS)
  • Member of the Amsterdam Employment Attorneys Association (VAAA)
  • Member of the Dutch Employment Attorneys Association (VAAN)
  • Member of the Central-Netherlands Employment Attorneys Association (VAAMN)


  • Specialist course in Finance & Security, Grotius Academy
  • Institut Universitair d'Etudes Européennes, Geneva (1990)
  • Civil law, Groningen University (1989)


Leendert has registered the following principal (and secondary) legal practice areas in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister):

  • Labour law (Employment intermediation, Collective redundancies, International labour law, Co-determination)
  • Corporate law (Directors' and officers' liability, corporation law, Associations and foundations)

Based on this registration, he is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.