DAG is a law firm with a strong focus on being highly specialised in several fields of law. This enables us to provide you in depth legal counselling on multiple areas. The lawyers at DAG bring many years, sometimes even decades, of experience with legal advice for expats and expat orientated companies. Expat cases are often intricate due to a combination of applicable legislation and regulations. This requires a different approach compared to legal work for nationals. From constructing complex expat regulations for English narrated international organisations to reviewing employment and rental contracts for individuals: we have done it all.
Solid and reliable Solid, reliable advice from an experienced expert with a clear overview of your legal position, options and risks. That sums up best the result of an appointment at DAG. We are pro-active and are thinking two steps ahead. In case of a legal dispute, we will draw a strategy together with you that serves your interests best. Reaching an amicable solution is effective and time saving. If that is not an option, we are equipped to present your case in court with firmness and determination. Our experts are ready to welcome you at our office, situated at a convenient location, or by phone.
Want to know about our experts?
Nicole Gustings LL.M. Nicole Gustings is a highly experienced, versatile lawyer. After working for a reputable law firm for more than 13 years, of which 6 years as an associate, she successfully established her own law firm. She has a firm grasp of multiple fields of law, to the substantial benefit of those asking her for legal assistance. Nicole’s clientele is very diverse. Her strength lies in connecting with and understanding the needs of every client.
Her work is characterized by efficiency, reliability and a strong focus on achieving the best possible solution for her clients. Her comprehensive experience makes Nicole resourceful in resolving conflicts without going to court as well as strategically sharp in the courtroom.
Jordan Kersten LL.M. Jordan Kersten studied Corporate law at the Leiden University. After his studies, Jordan has worked at a major Corporate Service Provider, where his work mainly focused on providing legal services to international clients from all over the world. Jordan has been a lawyer for more than three years, with his expertise being Corporate-, contracting and real estate law.
Besides his professional career, Jordan plays rugby at the highest national level. The skillset required to perform at this level also characterizes Jordans’ efforts to represent his clients in the best way possible.
Olivia Balak LL.M. Ms. Olivia Balak is a legal expert with over twenty-two years of legal experience in The Netherlands. She has completed three Master’s Degrees in Law, all of them Cum Laude (with Honours). Since 2008, she started working internationally as well. She is a guest professor at several prestigious universities abroad. She gave legal seminars for multinationals. She also worked on the recent Lufthansa case in India, which drew quite some media attention.
Ms. Olivia Balak is known for her sharp analysis of complex legal issues and her consistent track record of achieving results for her clients.
Helpline for expats
Want to know your legal position? Not sure whether your current situation is heading towards a legal dispute? Having doubts about your employment or rental contract? Our helpline is there for any questions regarding your legal issue. This first line assistance is available for a reduced fee of € 150 per hour. Feel free to call us on +31 (0) 70 820 0024 and ask for Olivia Balak LL.M.
Legal network partners
At DAG, the benchmark is raised to the highest level of expertise. We are therefore skilled in many fields of law, but not all. If your legal issue requires advice on a specific area we are not specialised in, we will recommend you to one of our legal network partners. These network partners are selected with care, thus ensuring the same level of quality you are used to at DAG!
You are more than welcome to give us a phone call or make an appointment.