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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Employment

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded team that utilises its renowned corporate and transactional expertise to assist with the employment aspects of mergers and acquisitions, entity conversions and company restructuring. Has further experience in collective bargaining issues and board-level issues as well as advising on company pensions. Additional strength handling co-determination matters. Assists clients from a broad range of sectors including financial services, TMT, automotive and life sciences. Clients particularly benefit from the firm's global, full-service set-up and ability to handle cross-border mandates.

Strengths

The firm's "excellent employment lawyers" receive endorsements for their cross-border capabilities.

Sources say that the firm provides "high-quality work."

Work highlights

Assisted Continental with the comprehensive restructuring of its Powertrain division.

Notable practitioners

According to a respondent, Klaus-Stefan Hohenstatt "has a broad and in-depth legal knowledge and also a great business understanding that reflects in his very practical advice." He is well placed to advise on complex international restructurings and company conversions, being also recognised for his expertise in pension matters.

Thomas Müller-Bonanni tackles a broad range of employment law matters, including disciplinary sanctions, employment termination disputes, M&A topics and co-determination issues. He is often instructed by US private equities and large multinational companies.

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Overview

Please visit the Freshfields website for more details about our work in this category: http://www.freshfields.com/en-gb/what-we-do/services/people-and-reward/employment-disputes/

Employment

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

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Location

Feldmühleplatz 1

Düsseldorf

North Rhine-Westphalia

Germany

40545

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Germany

Employment


Klaus-Stefan Hohenstatt
Band 1
Thomas Müller-Bonanni
Band 2