Frequently recommended for Employment Law

“Technically excellent, experienced and assertive negotiator” (competitor)

JUVE 2019/2020

Anne Kleffmann

  • Maximilianstrasse 13
  • 80539 Munich
  • Germany

Anne Kleffmann advises companies, private equity firms, and financial institutions doing business in Germany on all aspects of individual and collective labor law, as well as transactional labor law.

Drawing on her broad experience in the field, Ms. Kleffmann helps German and multinational clients navigate complex and business-critical employment law matters. A pragmatic and assertive advisor, she distills key takeaways for clients in connection with both standalone labor issues and transactions.

Her work in collective labor law matters includes:

  • Reorganizations (including organizational integration after a merger)
  • Restructurings (including downsizing)
  • Works agreements

Her work in transactional labor law matters includes:

  • Domestic and cross-border transactions
  • Acquisitions of insolvent companies
  • Carve-outs
  • Pension matters
  • Service/employment contracts

Ms. Kleffmann is a certified employment lawyer (Fachanwältin für Arbeitsrecht) and a member of the German Bar Association (DAV).

  • Best Lawyers – Employment Law in Germany
    Handelsblatt Best Lawyers 2019,2020
  • Best Lawyers – Employment Law in Germany
    WirtschaftsWoche 2019

Ms. Kleffmann’s experience includes advising:

  • VNG on employment law issues in connection with the acquisition of Gas-Union GmbH and the subsequent integration
  • Hg on employment law issues in connection with the acquisition of P&I, one of the leading European providers of cloud-based HR software, with a transaction volume amounting to €2 billion
  • MediFox on employment law issues in connection with its merger with DAN Produkte
  • Permira on employment law issues in connection with its investment in FlixMobility GmbH (Flixbus)
  • Triton and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) on employment law issues in connection with  the acquisition of IFCO
  • Triton on employment law issues in connection with the:
    • Block purchase and public takeover offer of RENK AG Shares
    • Acquisition of All4Labels
    • Acquisition of a majority share in Royal Reesink B.V.
  • Städtisches Klinikum München, Munich’s Municipal Hospital on comprehensive employment law matters in the context of a multi-year restructuring plan and the sale of a business area*
  • BNP Paribas S.A. on employment law matters in connection with the organizational integration of Consorsbank and DAB Bank (now DAB BNP Paribas)*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

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