Jan advises national and international companies on all aspects of individual and collective labour law. He represents employers before the respective labour courts and in negotiations with employee representatives. His practice focuses on advising employers on reorganisation and restructuring projects and on corporate transactions.
A further focus is on employment law advice for South Korean and Chinese companies with business activities in Germany. Due to Jan’s comprehensive knowledge of the transport and logistics industry, his clients also include various companies from this sector.
|Since 2017||Salary Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2015 - 2017||Senior Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2014 – 2015||Associate, US-American law firm|
|2011 – 2014||Associate, German law firm|
|2009 – 2011||Associate, German employment law firm|
|2012||Certified specialist for Employment Law|
|2011||Doctoral degree, Law (Dr. iur.)|
|2009||Admitted as a lawyer|
|2009||Second state examination, Hessen|
|2005||First state examination, Baden-Württemberg|
Vorbereitung und Planung einer Umstrukturierung, in: Arbeit und Arbeitsrecht, 10/2021, gemeinsam mit Christopher Peine
Bloß kein Zeitdruck, Interview in: Personalwirtschaft, 05/2021
Die Teilkündigung im deutschen Arbeitsrecht, Verlag Dr. Kovac, 2011
Airlines sue air traffic controllers’ union for unlawful strike threats, International Law Office, 29 February 2012
No discrimination of male pilots obliged to wear uniform cap within airport premises,International Law Office, 21 November 2012
Außerdienstliches Verhalten, Arbeit und Arbeitsrecht 2013, 20
German pilots union Cockpit protests against adjustment of flying times, International Law Office, 13 November 2013
Taylor Wessing advises International Chemical Investors Group on acquisition of inprotec AG
Taylor Wessing advises Azenta Life Sciences on the acquisition of the Barkey Group
Taylor Wessing advises Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board as lead investor in $220 million financing round in Taxfix GmbH
Taylor Wessing advises Index Ventures, Accel and Lightspeed Venture Partners at USD 125 million Series D investment round in Personio GmbH
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