Axel is a specialist in employment law and member of the International Employment Group based in Munich.
Axel provides legal advice to German and foreign companies in the fields of individual and collective employment law, in particular with respect to large corporate transactions and restructuring processes as well as ongoing counseling with respect to individual labor law, collective bargaining law and co-operation and dispute with works councils.
Axel was admitted to the Munich Bar in January 2007. He studied law at the University of Bonn, and passed his second legal exam in Düsseldorf. Before joining Bird & Bird in 2011, Axel was senior associate in the employment group of TaylorWessing.
Axel frequently lectures on employment law issues on behalf of external providers of HR seminars. Moreover, he is the author of publications in professional journals and magazines for HR professionals.