Dr. Peter Gumnior
Employment Counsel, Frankfurt
"I advise employers on all aspects on German employment law. My very strong technical expertise and commercial judgement help clients to deal with complex cases and to achieve their commercial objectives."
Education and qualifications
Peter advises clients on German employment law issues.
He is Counsel in our Frankfurt office and since 2011 a specialised employment lawyer (Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht). He has managed numerous cross-border employment projects, including business transfers and M&A-related projects. His main focus is on advising domestic and foreign clients on all aspects of individual and collective employment law. This includes, in particular, employment law-related issues, remuneration schemes (including the Remuneration Ordinance for Institutions - Institutsvergütungsverordnung) and pension issues. He has extensive experience in dealing with managing directors and board members (hiring and termination) and represents clients nationwide in labour courts.
Peter advises a wide variety of clients, including the following: J. Safra Sarasin Deutschland GmbH, The Capital Markets Company BVBA, Credit Suisse, J.P. Morgan, Montagu, Deutsche Beteiligungs AG, Commerzbank and Mizuho.