Legal Assistant

Why work as a Legal Assistant at HBN Law & Tax?

We are the leading Law & Tax practice in the Dutch Caribbean which has one vision and one promise: HBN Law & Tax will always be there for you – for our clients who need to be able to count on us every day, and for our professionals who make that possible.

Grow with Us

In a fast-changing world, it’s our professionals’ job to create stability. That’s why we’re looking for people who won’t settle for the status quo. We Win and Learn, Together Every day, we do everything we can to get the best out of each other. The team is always there to support you. We win together, and we learn together.

Job Satisfaction and Success Go Hand in Hand

At HBN, we strive to cultivate a working environment that makes you happy. If you enjoy your job, you’ll do a good job. We do everything we can to provide the right conditions for this to happen. This isn’t just a job for the management; it’s the responsibility of everyone on our team.

Is This Job for You?

As a legal assistant for our office in The Hague, your role is crucial to the progress we make. You’ll be responsible for interacting with clients via telephone, written correspondence, and email. Additionally, you’ll manage agendas, schedule appointments, and oversee deadlines for our attorneys and tax lawyers. Your responsibilities will also include drafting engagement letters, and litigation documents as required. Handling mail, filing documents, and creating/managing files will also be part of your responsibilities. Furthermore, you’ll play a key role in receiving clients and associates, ensuring a smooth and professional experience for all parties involved.

What We’re Looking For

We believe it’s especially important that you feel at home in our culture, and that you have the drive to grow and help others grow.

But of course, we’re also looking for other qualities and skills:

  • MBO – degree
  • Professional and intellectual ability;
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a secretary in the legal field;
  • Flexible and stress resistant;
  • Fluent in Dutch and English;
  • Proficient in the MS Office package (Word, Excel, Outlook);
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • A proactive, resourceful and flexible attitude;
  • Collaborative yet able to work independently;
  • Motivated for personal growth and the development of our office.

What We Offer You

  • Excellent primary and secondary employee benefits.
  • An informal, yet at the same time professional working environment that provides happiness that fuels quality.
  • Opportunities for growth.

To apply

Please send your CV and motivation letter to If you have questions about the role, call us at +(5999) 434-3300. For more information about HBN Law & Tax, visit our website