Jojanneke Deelstra


W.G. Buncamper Road 33
Philipsburg, Sint Maarten

T: +(1 721) 542 2272
F: +(1 721) 542 4381

Jojanneke Deelstra
– Senior Associate

Jojanneke has been with HBN Law since 2013, having previously been employed since 2002 as attorney at law by Simmons & Simmons, The Netherlands and since 2006 as senior legal counsel by Omni Bridgeway, a third party litigation funder with offices in Amsterdam, Geneva, London and Guernsey.

Jojanneke advises and handles litigation in every important field of employment law, including individual and collective employment termination law, reorganizations, employee participation, and the transfer of companies. She further advises on civil service law, immigration law as well as commercial law and cross (border) recoveries.

Jojanneke advises and litigates for government owned companies, the hotel and casino industry, pension funds, banks, airlines, hospitals, schools and other commercial and non-commercial companies. Jojanneke has also studied law at the University of Exeter, U.K. which background enables her to easily interact with clients with an Anglo-Saxon background.

She is currently treasurer of the Professional Educational Program of the Sint Maarten Bar Association, board member of the Activities Committee of the Sint Maarten Bar Association and member of the HR Forum Sint Maarten and is lecturer on employment law for the Professional Educational Program of the Sint Maarten Bar Association.

University: Maastricht, The Netherlands (LL.M.)

Post graduate: Academie voor de Rechtspraak (AVDR), The Netherlands: Employment law

Dutch, English