Overview

Dr. Svenja Fries is an associate in the Frankfurt office of Mayer Brown’s Employment & Benefits practice. She advises national and international clients in all matters of individual and collective employment law, in particular questions arising in the context of the preparation, conclusion and termination of employment and service agreements, Mergers & Acquisitions, restructurings on business and company level, and outsourcing transactions.

In addition to her native German, she is fluent in English.

Spoken Languages

  • German
  • English

Education

Second State Law Examination (bar exam)

Frankfurt am Main, 2015

Legal Clerkship (Referendariat)

District Court Darmstadt, Frankfurt am Main, London, 2013–2015

LLM in European Law, King’s College London, UK, 2012–2013

Doctor’s degree (PhD in law, Employment and Social Law), University of Heidelberg, 2013

First State Law Examination

Heidelberg, 2010

University of Heidelberg

2005–2010

Admissions

  • Frankfurt am Main, Germany