On January 1, 2021, Dr. Sebastian Maiß, Peter Hützen and Jan Schiller will join michels.pmks. They will work from the new Düsseldorf office. They all have many years of experience in restructuring consulting. Dr. Sebastian Maiß is known throughout Germany for his expertise in working time consulting as well as in compliance projects at the interface with criminal law. Peter Hützen has many years of experience in advising foreign companies and in insolvency employment law. He is known for successfully managing large restructuring projects. Jan Schiller is also very well connected internationally and is a proven expert in data protection law, beyond employee data protection.
These partners, who join michels.pmks from the law firms CMS Hasche Sigle and vangard, will significantly strengthen and expand the firm’s core business in employment law, namely providing employment law advice to medium-sized and large companies.
“All new partners fit perfectly into our team. I am absolutely convinced that with the expertise of these partners and the additional location in Düsseldorf, we will become even more present nationwide and internationally.” says Dr. Marcus Michels.
michels.pmks will form a cross-location team. “With 11 experienced employment lawyers and 3 renowned healthcare lawyers, we can handle projects of any size in flexible teams” summarizes Dr. Sebastian Maiß the strength of the unit. “The partnership-based advisory approach and the cross-location organization were very convincing and prompted us to take the step of opening a new office in Düsseldorf, fully integrated from day one” commented Peter Hützen.