International Civil Service

International Civil Service

International Civil Service

The international civil service law team has extensive experience in assisting international organizations and defending the interests of international civil servants.

Well-versed in employment law, public international law and with extensive experience in the distinct field of international civil service law, we assist clients in this niche area of law on a wide range of issues. We advise international organizations on policy issues, the revision of staff rules and other issues of international administrative law and assist and defend the interests of international civil servants before international administrative tribunals and domestic courts on all issues related to their employment within an international organization.

We have experience advising on issues of international civil service law within or relating to the United Nations, NATO, the European Union, the African Union, the International Labor Organization, the World Bank, the ACP Secretariat, the European Space Agency, the European Patent Office, the European External Action Service, Frontex, etc.

The team was recipient of the Global 100 - 2018 award for best law firm in International Civil Service Law.

Global 100 remarked that:

“The team advises international organizations on the reform of internal staff rules and policies, internal audits, the implementation of internal policies, conducting investigations and setting up best practices, compliance training to advising on internal disputes and staff issues of all sorts.

The team also advises international organisations in internal reforms, reorganisations and cooperation with other organisations and governments.

Recently, the firm has defended the interests of large groups of international civil servants before administrative courts worldwide..

This team of seasoned practitioners with experience in different jurisdictions, a strong academic background and knowhow of international organisations from the inside, offers unique services in cases where the stakes are high.”

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