Amelie Bernardi is a lawyer since 1996 and a certifiied specialist attorney in Labour law since 2002. She represents companies, managing directors, board members as well as professional and executives in all employment law matters and related disputes.
Amelie Bernardi has extensive experience in advising on individual employment law matters (i.e. terminations, termination agreements, structuring of employment contracts and target agreements, deployment of external personnel, and data protection issues) as well as on collective employment law matters (advice or representation in connection with negotiations and disputes between employers and works or staff councils, collective bargaining law, etc.). She also advises on corporate restructuring and reorganization processes.
In the context of such processes, Amelie Bernardi not only advises on the legal framework and strategic planning, but also takes on the representation of the client in labor court. In complex and conflictual negotiations she provides her clients as a competent contact person and actively supports them in negotiations with her many years of extensive experience.
In addition to her work as a lawyer, Amelie Bernardi regularly gives lectures and seminars (e.g. FOM – Hochschule für Oekonomie & Management gemeinnützige Gesellschaft mbH, Hera Fortbildungs-GmbH der hessischen Rechtsanwaltschaft, Verband der Deutschen Arbeitsrechtsanwälte e.V., IHK Frankfurt, Inhouse seminars for In-house seminars for large and medium-sized companies in individual and collective labour law). Furthermore Amelie Bernardi is (co-)author and editor of several specialist books on labor law, including on the topics of works constitution law, the deployment of external personnel, model annual appraisals and target agreements. She regularly publishes articles on employment law.
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Attorney with FPS Rechtsanwälte, a large independent business law firm, Frankfurt am Main
Lecturer in the further training of specialist lawyers for labour law.
Lecturer at the FOM – Hochschule für Oekonomie & Management gemeinnützige Gesellschaft mbH (University of Applied Sciences) i.e. for Employment and Labour Law, Contract Law and Negotiaton, at the Chamber of Commerce Frankfurt, Forum-Verlag, Hera Fortbildungs-GmbH der hessischen Rechtsanwaltschaft, Verband der Deutschen Arbeitsrechtsanwälte e.V.)
Lecturer inhouse seminars for numerous large and medium-sized companies in individual and collective labour law.
(co-)author and editor of several specialist books on labor law, including on the topics of works constitution law, the deployment of external personnel, model annual appraisals and target agreements, publishing of articles on employment law.
Attorney with Bauhuis Walldorf
Legal clerkship at the regional court Heidelberg/Germany
Studied law at Ruprecht Carls Universit, Heidelberg/Germany
Hera Fortbildungs-GmbH der Hessischen Rechtsanwaltschaft GmbH (affiliated to the Frankfurt Bar Association), there seminars for the further training of specialist lawyers for labor law within the framework of the compulsory further training on the topics:
Drafting employment contracts in a legally secure and advantageous manner
Minimum Wage Act and ancillary laws such as Employee Posting Act, Combating Clandestine Employment Act
Target agreements, targets and special payments
Reimbursement of training and development costs by employers to attract and retain employees
IHK Frankfurt, various seminars and courses on labor law, e.g.
Labor law compact I
Labor Law Compact II
Human resources specialists, there works constitution and collective bargaining law
Verband Deutscher Arbeitsrechtsanwälte e.V. (Association of German Labor Law Attorneys) (there advanced training for specialist attorneys for labor law)
Target agreements, targets and special payments
Co-editor and co-author: The New Works Constitution Law
Co-author: Successful applicant selection
Co-author: Employment of external staff and bogus self-employment
Co-author: Sample annual appraisals and target agreements
Co-author: Handbook on Building Cleaning, there individual labor law, works constitution law and collective bargaining law
Arbeitnehmerdatenschutz: Beweisverwertungsverbot beim Einsatz eines Keyloggers im Arbeitsverhältnis, IT-Rechtsberater 2017, Heft 12, S. 275 *
Labor Law and Corona, Tips on Home Office, Short-Time Work in Corona Times, Manager-Magazin, 03.04.2020 **
Boss may ban employees from having beards, Die Welt, 10.07.2014
Demand for collective bargaining unity, dpa release and further distribution on this, including Die Welt, Aug. 31, 2012.
Lufthansa: The pilots’ strike and its consequences, FAZ 19.02.2010
Expressions of opinion on the net can cost you your job, Wirtschaftswoche, Sept. 9, 2016
Maximum extension? Notice periods in the employment relationship, Arbeit und Arbeitsrecht (AuA) Issue 02/2018, p. 84 ff.
Much ado about nothing? Twelve days of work at a stretch are legal according to ECJ ruling (discussion of ECJ ruling 09.11.2017, C 306/16), Handelsblatt Rechtsboard 13.11.2017
* with RA, FA IT-Recht Dr. Hauke Hansen
** with RAin Dr. Yvonne Conzelmann