Lorenz Mayr

Prior to establishing MAYR in 2003, I worked as the Head of the Labor and Employment Law department at an internationally recognized law firm in Berlin. Before that, gaining essential experience in various law firms within Birmingham (Alabama, USA), Frankfurt am Main and Berlin.

My focus lies on special issues of Labor and Employment Law for national and international companies, start-ups and non-profit organizations. Additionally, I advise managers and executives in Labor and Corporate law.


German, English



German Bar Association (DAV)

Working Group on Employment Law (Arbeitskreis Arbeitsrecht)

German Employment Lawyers Association (VdAA)

European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA)

International Bar Association (IBA)


Educational Background

1990 - 1994Law Studies, Saarbrücken and Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1994First State Exam, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1997Second State Exam, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1997Admitted to the German Bar
2000Certified as Specialist in Labour and Employment Law

Professional Background

1994 - 1996Wessing-Berenberg-Gossler-Zimmermann-Lange,
Frankfurt a.M.
1997Lange, Simpson, Robinson & Somerville,
Birmingham, USA
1997 - 2000Rossbach und Fischer,
Frankfurt am Main
2000 - 2003KPMG Treuhand & Goerdeler (Head of Labour and Employment Law department), Berlin, Germany
2003 Foundation of MAYR Employment Lawyers