THE 360° specialist in immigration-law.

Welcome at Scheers Advocacy

Scheers Advocacy is the 360°-specialist in immigration-law and in penalty (fines) proceedings under the Foreign Nationals Employment Act (Wet arbeid vreemdelingen, Wav). With more than 16 years of experience with the Dutch Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND), the Court and as a lawyer, Scheers Advocacy has specific and extensive knowledge and network. These fields of expertise, that are continuously and strongly developing, get the full attention. With this knowledge, experience and contacts, Scheers Advocay has a proven reputation of being successful for its clients in advising and assisting in procedures.

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Kantoor Amstelgebouw

Specialist areas

Permit to work

Family reunification

Fines Illegal Employment Inspectorate SZW

Permanent residency

Short stay Visa

European Law


Automatic right of residence for (family members of) EU citizens

July 20th, 2017

EU citizens, their (ex)partners and other family members who reside in the Netherlands and meet the requirements, have automatic, legal right to residency and to employment in the Netherlands. This means that, without a previous […]

European Court: residence rights for parent of Dutch child

May 10th, 2017

The European court determined today that the parent of a Dutch child can claim legal residency in the Netherlands. The Court answered questions referred by the Dutch Central Appeals Tribunal. This decision clarifies the rights of […]

Conditions for family residence permits relaxed

May 3rd, 2017

The conditions that must be met to get a residence permit for a family member (partner, children) have been relaxed. This is the result of the European directive on family reunification (2003/86), which regulates in […]

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