Peter Gumnior

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."

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

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.

Work Highlights

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.

Professional experience

Peter has worked at Linklaters since 2016. Before joining Linklaters, Peter gained 10 years experience at two international law firms.

Education and qualifications

Peter studied law at the Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe Universität, Frankfurt. He continued his education at the Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe Universität completing his Doctorate of Law in 2006.