Frank Weberndörfer

Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Frank Weberndörfer

Frank Weberndörfer


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Dr Frank Weberndörfer is an employment lawyer and a certified employment law lawyer (Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht) based in Hamburg.

He advises employers at both large multinational and medium-sized companies and has extensive experience of restructurings and business transfers, litigation, reconciliation of interests and social compensation plans, works constitution law, termination of employment, employment contracts, remuneration and pensions.

Since 1994, Frank has advised numerous companies on transactions and restructurings and, in recent years, he has advised, inter alia, financial institutions on various restructurings; manufacturers on plant closures; and various clients on personnel leasing and pseudo self-employment issues.

He also advises companies and HR departments on day-to-day employment issues. Frank regularly acts for employers in lawsuits across all aspects of employment law, with a particular focus on dismissals and works council matters, including acting in numerous proceedings at the Federal Labour Court.

Frank is chairman of the expert committee for employment law with the Hamburg bar association.

Professional experience

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  • Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht
  • Rechtsanwalt
  • Listed by the leading business magazine Wirtschaftswoche in the category "The most renowned lawyers for labor law" in 2021.
  • Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Germany 2023 in the field of labor and employment law.
  • German
  • English


Termination of (agreed) work from home

Publication | December 13, 2023

Employment law aspects of the new whistleblower protection

Publication | December 12, 2023

Current developments in working time recording

Publication | December 12, 2023