• Verena Braeckeler-Kogel
  • Verena Braeckeler-Kogel
  • very pleasant to deal with and very knowledgeable

    Chambers
  • calm and experienced team player who knows the market and responds quickly.

    Chambers

Partner
braeckeler@pwwl.de
+49 (0) 211 52 87 45-0
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Verena Braeckeler-Kogel’s legal practice encompasses all matters of individual and collective labor law. She has particular experience in advising national and international clients in the fields of restructuring including collective redundancies, plant closures and relocations as well as transfer of undertakings. Another focus of her work is the advice on labor law questions in the bank and financial service sector where she has expertise in drafting and implementing remuneration strategies and plans against the background of regulatory requirements.

Language skills: German, English
Location: Düsseldorf

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Bundestag decides to increase short-time compensation

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Grand coalition decides to increase short-time allowance

During the night of 23 April 2020, the party and parliamentary party leaders of the CDU, CSU and SPD agreed to increase the short-time allowance – [...]

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Labour Court 2.0 – Virtual courtroom sessions

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Partner
braeckeler@pwwl.de
+49 (0) 211 52 87 45-0

Verena Braeckeler-Kogel’s legal practice encompasses all matters of individual and collective labor law. She has particular experience in advising national and international clients in the fields of restructuring including collective redundancies, plant closures and relocations as well as transfer of undertakings. Another focus of her work is the advice on labor law questions in the bank and financial service sector where she has expertise in drafting and implementing remuneration strategies and plans against the background of regulatory requirements.

Language skills: German, English
Location: Düsseldorf

Verena Braeckeler-Kogel
  • very pleasant to deal with and very knowledgeable

    Chambers
  • calm and experienced team player who knows the market and responds quickly.

    Chambers

Career

born in Neuss

1995-2000
Graduate Studies at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

2000-2001
Master of Advanced European Studies (MAES) at the University Basle, Switzerland

2001-2003
Compulsory legal training in Düsseldorf and Sydney, Australia

2004
Admission to the German Bar Association

2004-2011
Associate at Simmons & Simmons, Düsseldorf

2007
Secondment als Legal Counsel bei US-Versicherer Genworth Financial

2010
Certified labor and employment law specialist

2011-2017
Partner at Simmons & Simmons, Düsseldorf, Head of the German Practice Group Labor Law of Simmons & Simmons since 2013

2018
Partner at Pusch Wahlig Workplace Law, Düsseldorf