Dr. Thomas Gennert focuses his practice on labor and employment law. He advises clients on the entire field of individual and collective employment law, data-privacy law and compliance, and employment-related litigation as well as employment-related matters in mergers and acquisition transactions. He also advises managing directors and corporate bodies on negotiation and termination of service agreements and liability related matters.
Previously, Thomas worked for an international law firm in Düsseldorf and New York focusing on corporate law, merger and acquisition transactions, arbitration and regulatory law for financial institutions. During his legal traineeship he worked, inter alia, for the Ministry of Economics of the state North Rhine-Westphalia.
Thomas has been certified as a “Specialist Lawyer for Labor & Employment Law”. He regularly publishes articles on labor and employment law topics and is also a lecturer in professional trainings and seminars.
Specialist Lawyer for Labor and Employment Law, 2016
Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, Second State Exam, 2013
University of Münster, Dr. jur. (PhD), 2013
University of Münster, First State Exam, 2009
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