Dr. Antje Peterhänsel offers many years of experience providing comprehensive advice to national and international companies. She advises her clients in all areas of employment law. Her work focuses on the ongoing advising of companies in employment law matters and strategy, including restructuring measures and representation in proceedings in individual employment and collective labor disputes. In addition, she advises companies in all collective labor matters and leads negotiations with the designated employee committees.

Dr. Antje Peterhänsel is a member of the working group for employment law in the German Bar Association (DAV).

  • German, English

Focal Points

  • Individual employment law
  • Industrial relations law
  • Contract drafting and review
  • Redundancies
  • Use of external personnel
  • Data protection under employment law


  • Attorney at Kliemt.Arbeitsrecht in Frankfurt a. M., 2006 – 2018
  • Certified Employment Law Specialist since 2010
  • Research Associate at the University of Greifswald (Employment and Civil Law), 2002 – 2004
  • Admitted to the bar as attorney, 2006


  • Received her doctorate in law at the University of Greifswald (Prof. Dr. Hans-Werner Eckert)
  • Second state legal examination before the Judicial Examination Board of Hesse
  • Legal traineeship at the Regional Court of Wiesbaden
  • First state legal examination at the University of Greifswald
  • Studied law at the Universities of Greifswald and San Sebastián