Dr. Svenja Fries is a senior 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.
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
University of Heidelberg