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Stephanie Raets

Stephanie Raets


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Stephanie completed her law studies magna cum laude in 2006 and subsequently started her career as a lawyer at Claeys & Engels. Here she specialized in labour and employment law, advising clients on all possible legal issues directly or indirectly related to the employment relationship. She also regularly uses her characteristic driven approach and strong case knowledge to defend the interests of clients in court.

In 2014 she attained the level of senior associate. She developed expertise in the field of discrimination and psychosocial risks at work and took a leading role in the field of privacy in the workplace. In doing so, Stephanie also deepened her expertise in the application of the GDPR on the work floor. After additional studies in 2016 at the Data Protection Institute, she also carries the title of Certified Data Protection Officer.

Since the autumn of 2018, she combines her role at Claeys & Engels with the function of Chair of the Data Privacy Expert Group within the international alliance Ius Laboris. In this role, Stephanie is committed to coordinating a broad knowledge about data privacy within a group of more than 120 specialized lawyers.

Throughout her career, she has written numerous publications and has become a much-requested speaker at national and international seminars.

In 2019, Stephanie attained the level of counsel at Claeys & Engels. In doing so, she will combine the above activities with an active role within the management of the firm.

Insights by Stephanie Raets
Bescherming van persoonsgegevens staat nu bovenaan de agenda
21 Sep 2017 | Read more
Alles wat werkgevers moeten weten over de Algemene Verordening Gegevensbescherming (GDPR)
01 Oct 2016 | Read more
Het belang van de verkrijger bij overgang van onderneming volgens C.A.O. nr. 32bis
04 May 2015 | Read more
Hoe ver gaan bedrijven met backgroundchecks van sollicitanten?
01 Oct 2014 | Read more
BYOD: wat zegt de wet?
11 Apr 2014 | Read more
De vele juridische valkuilen van het nieuwe werken
08 Nov 2013 | Read more
10 jaar Pestwet - Grensoverschrijdend of baanbrekend?
01 Nov 2012 | Read more
Als de baas te dicht komt
23 Apr 2012 | Read more
Discriminatierisico's in geval van ontslag
01 Jun 2011 | Read more
Discriminatie op de arbeidsplaats: gewikt en gewogen. Een overzicht van de rechtspraak van de arbeidsgerechten betreffen de antidiscriminatiewetten van 10 mei 2007
01 Apr 2011 | Read more
Pesten op het werk in de praktijk - Overzicht recente rechtspraak
15 Feb 2011 | Read more
Help! De sociale inspectie staat voor de deur
01 Jan 2011 | Read more
Opzeggingsvergoeding bij tijdskrediet
11 Jun 2010 | Read more
Pesten op het werk in de praktijk - overzicht rechtspraak pestwet
01 Feb 2010 | Read more
Dringende reden en arbeidsongeschiktheid
01 Jan 2009 | Read more
Pesten op het werk in de praktijk: Zal de 'nieuwe' Pestwet de rechtspraak beïnvloeden?
01 Jan 2008 | Read more