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Johannes Klug

He/himSenior Associate

Johannes Klug advises national and international employers on all aspects of individual and collective employment and labour law with a focus on the planning and implementation of restructurings, including support in negotiations with employee representatives such as works councils and trade unions. In addition, he advises companies in connection with internal investigations.

He represents companies out of court and before German labor courts, for example in disputes concerning dismissals and remunerations. He also represents companies in disputes with works councils before German labor courts and in conciliation committees.

Areas of FocusEmployment
Professional QualificationsRechtsanwalt admitted with Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main


  • Advising a US corporation in the automotive supply industry on the restructuring of several production sites in Germany, including the closure of one site.
  • Advising a corporation in the logistics sector on the implementation of a global restructuring, including negotiations with works councils at German sites.
  • Advising a municipal company on the negotiations of a company collective agreement.
  • Advising a corporation in the real estate sector on an internal investigation in connection with bribery and corruption.
  • Advising a financial institution on the internal investigation in connection with financial crimes.
  • German
  • English
  • Higher Regional Court Stuttgart, Second State Examination, 2020
  • Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen, First State Examination, 2018

Prior Experience

  • Legal clerk ship i.a. at the Regional Labour Court Baden-Wuerttemberg, 2020