"He is tracked as one of the leading lawyers in the field of company pensions."
JUVE Handbook 2016/2017
Nicolas Rößler is a partner in the Employment & Benefits practice in Mayer Brown’s Frankfurt office. He advises and represents national and international clients in all areas of individual and collective employment law and in connection with the set-up, administration and restructuring of benefit and pension plans on a national as well as on an international level.
His work especially focuses on matters concerning occupational pension plans, especially the implementation of funding mechanism for such schemes such as German pension funds or Contractual Trust Arrangements (CTA), including issues of asset allocation. Nicolas does also regularly advise his clients on restructurings and employment and pensions law issues in M&A transactions. In 2007 Nicolas worked in our London pensions practice.
Nicolas has advised a large number of companies on the restructuring of their workforces. He has also handled the co-determination issues in the set-up of a European Stock Corporation (Societas Europaea) and recently advised a financial service provider on the funding of its pension liabilities. He regularly represents clients in court in pension related test trials.
Nicolas is head of Mayer Brown´s German product group “pensions”. He is a regular speaker on employment and pensions law topics at seminars and conferences. He has lectured at King’s College School of Law in London on European Employment Law.