Anna van Gijssel has been a lawyer since 2013 and joined Pels Rijcken’s Administrative Law department in 2017. Anna works in the practice of the social domain. She advises and represents municipalities in disputes about the Social Support Act 2015 and the Youth Act. Anna also frequently represents professional organisations and supervisory officials at various disciplinary tribunals. Anna furthermore advises government authorities on a wide range of matters related to administrative law in a broad sense, including government transparency.
Anna completed a research master’s in Public International Law at the University of Amsterdam. In connection with this, a part of her study programme took place in the United States at the New York University School of Law. Prior to joining Pels Rijcken, Anna worked in the administrative law department at De Brauw. Anna is a member of the editorial board of GZR Updates and blogs on Blog Bestuursrecht on administrative law issues.