Hans left the law practice in January 2020.
Hans has been a lawyer since 1980 and was one of the firm’s co-founders.
A specialist in family migration, Hans handled applications for residence permits for spouses, partners and children for more than 30 years. He was known as one of the most experienced lawyers in this area, both in the Netherlands and abroad. Besides his family migration practice Hans counseled people without a residence permit but in need of medical treatment in the Netherlands. His specific expertise in this area made Hans the go-to person for hospitals and other care institutions, medical specialists and patient organisations.
Hans dedicated himself to reforming the policy on foreign nationals seeking medical treatment, for instance by pursuing an active political lobby and appearing in the national media.
Hans Jager in 'Brandpunt' television broadcast of 30 March 2014: