• Specialists in Family Law and Immigration Law

      Franssen Advocaten is a law firm in Amsterdam specializing exclusively in the fields of immigration law and family law. We provide personalized assistance, keeping our client's interests top priority in all legal proceedings. We are enthusiastic about our work and have the necessary expertise to best represent your interests. This includes discussing possible alternatives and in some cases, consultation with the other party in order to reach a satisfactory solution for our client.

      We offer legal representation and consultation on all immigration law matters, including residence permits, work visas, and the Dutch-American Friendship Treaty visa. We provide legal assistance when bringing a foreign partner or family members from abroad, and we can also help with international divorce, alimony and the settlement of shared property. We excel in international family law procedures such as international adoption, visitation rights, custody and paternity.

    • Recent News

      In the case of P. and S., the Court of Justice of the European Union already issued a decision on 4 June 2015 on the questions referred to it by the Central Appeals Tribunal (Centrale Raad van Beroep, CRvB) of the Netherlands, specifically whether non-EU citizens holding a permanent residence [...]

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      The district court has handed down a decision ordering the IND to issue a new residence permit card to a client of Franssen Advocaten that expressly says that she is allowed to work in self-employment. She currently holds a residence permit for the purpose of stay with her husband, who in turn [...]

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