Christopher Melms

Christopher Melms


Recognized since 2019

Munich, Germany

Practice Areas

Labor and Employment Law

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Dr Christopher Melms is Partner at BEITEN BURKHARDT‘s Munich office and Head of the Labour & Employment Law practice group. He is focusing on the food and semi-luxuries industry, the health sector as well as on media/entertainment/publishing companies. He is advising and representing German and foreign companies, in particular, with regard to collective bargaining and labour-management relations law. His activities are concentrated on the advising of companies within the scope of processes of change under collective bargaining agreements (e.g. change in pay scale, company collective agreements) and negotiations with trade unions and works councils. Apart therefrom, Dr Christopher Melms supports and accompanies restructuring and re­organi­sation measures from the strategic conception to their final realisation. His special fields also include the negotiation and con­clusion of agreements concerning the reconciliation of interests and social plans as well as the warding-off of strike measures threatening.


  • Ganghoferstra├če 33
    Munich 80339


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  • German

Headquarters: Munich, Germany

76 The Best Lawyers in Germany awards

3 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Germany awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Germany 2023 for work in:

  • Labor and Employment Law

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