Prof Dr Barbara Reinhard
Certified Employment Law Specialist

Thurn-und-Taxis-Platz 6
60313 Frankfurt am Main
T +49 (0) 69 710410-240
F +49 (0) 69 710410-200
Barbara Reinhard advises companies in particular on transformation and transaction projects, such as reorganizations and restructurings, IT transformations, M&A transactions or on the harmonization and modernization of working conditions. A strong focus of her work lies in company and corporate co-determination. She is also a renowned expert in employee data protection law as well as in questions of compliance with employment law. She is an author and lecturer on numerous labor law topics and a honorary professor at the Philipps University of Marburg.


  • Attorney since 2009
  • With KLIEMT.HR Lawyers since 2012
  • Previously: attorney in the employment-law practice group of an international commercial law firm; judge in the North-Rhine Westphalia labour court jurisdiction (1998 to 2009); academic researcher at the Federal Labour Court, Erfurt; speaker at the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Berlin
  • Lecturer at Jur-Grad gGmbH, Münster University
  • Professor at Marburg University


  • German
  • English


  • Member of the Working Group on Labor Law of the German Bar Association (DAV)
  • Member of the Labor Law Committee of the German Bar Association (DAV)
  • Association Committee of the German Labor Court Association (Deutscher Arbeitsgerichtsverband e.V.)


  • Eine der führenden Persönlichkeiten im Arbeitsrecht“; “Fachlich stark und faire Verhandlerin”
    (JUVE Handbuch 2019/2020)
  • „Sehr gute, harte Ver­hand­lungspartnerin“ (Wett­be­wer­ber)
    (JUVE Handbuch 2016/2017)
  • Führende Partnerin im Arbeitsrecht
    (seit JUVE Handbuch 2014/2015)
  • “Barbara Reinhard acts on both domestic and international employment mandates, utilising her experience in restructurings, compliance mandates and co-determination topics.”
    (Chambers 2022)
  • Eine der „40 führenden Köpfe im Arbeitsrecht“ (Haufe Personalmagazin)
  • Führender Name im Arbeitsrecht (Legal500 2022)
  • Gelistet als eine von Deutsch­lands besten Anwälten
  • Gelistet als eine der renommiertesten Anwälte im Arbeitsrecht in Deutsch­land (Wirtschaftswoche Ranking Arbeitsrechtskanzleien 2022)