Dietmar Heise - Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Dietmar Heise

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

Dietmar Heise advises large corporations and medium-sized businesses on all matters pertaining to employment law and he also advises corporate bodies and executives on contractual issues.

Practice areas:

He specialises in advising on employment law aspects in restructurings (transfers of undertaking, negotiating reconciliation plans, social plans and company bargaining agreements), other issues under works constitution law and also matters related to collective bargaining and industrial action law as well as all matters concerning board members, managing directors and senior executives.

In matters relating to the right of co-determination, Dietmar Heise has advised several works council and supervisory board elections, which included dealing with how to cancel or appeal such. His industry focus is retail and wholesale as well as the automotive and the chemical/pharmaceutical industries.


Before joining Luther Dietmar Heise was a member of the Board of the Confederation of German Employers' Associations (BDA) and simultaneously the Managing Director of the service company GDA.

Previously, Dietmar Heise had been responsible for the employment law practice area and the collective bargaining policy at Metro AG and, amongst other things, was the deputy head of the BDA's employment law department; he also worked as a research assistant for Prof. Wolfgang Hromadka at the University of Passau (Germany). He sat as an honorary judge for the Federal Labour Court from 1999 to 2008 and joined Luther in 2004.

Office Location

Augustenstraße 7
Stuttgart, 70178

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Labor and Employment Law of the Stuttgart Metro Area
Dietmar Heise has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Labor and Employment Law

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