Employment Law

The Practice Group Employment Law has more than thirty years of experience in private and public employment law. Bratschi Ltd. is recognized as a leading law firm in this area.

Our lawyers have many years of experience in all areas of employment and public personnel law, including litigation and arbitration. We support you in the drafting or updating of all employment and personnel law fundamentals such as employment contracts, personnel regulations, benefits and compensation, incentive/bonus plans, employee participation plans, collective labour agreement negotiations etc. We support you in the enforcement or defense of employment law claims in court or arbitration proceedings (e.g. termination, bonus, non-competition, intellectual property rights). We develop for you an individual human resource due diligence and support you in the legally compliant implementation of corporate transactions. We offer as well comprehensive solutions in the complex area of cross-border contract staffing/personnel leasing to Switzerland (global mobility planning).

Our experienced experts offer you assistance in the following areas: Individual Employment Law, Collective Labour Law, Public Personnel Law, Global Mobility Planning, Benefits and Compensation, Labour Safety Law, Employees' Participation Law, Employee Participation Plans, Job Placement / Personnel Leasing, Immigration (Work and Residence Permits), Gender Equality Law, Civil Procedure Law, Arbitration, Cross-border Litigation, Social Security Law, Occupational Pension Funds, Tax Law, Criminal Law, Data Protection Law, Debt Enforcement and Bankruptcy Law, Executive Remuneration and Company Law.

Publications

Publication Der Gleichstellungsprozess nach der ZPO

Hensch Angela in: Claudia Kaufmann/Sabine Steiger-Sackmann (Hrsg.), Kommentar zum Gleichstellungsgesetz, 3. Aufl., Basel 2022, S. 527 ff.

Publication Neues Verjährungsrecht: Auswirkungen auf die Arbeitsrechtspraxis

Hensch Angela, in: Festschrift für Wolfgang Portmann Zürich / Basel / Genf 2020, S. 273 ff.

Publication Arbeitszeugnis Wyss Hansruedi, in: Portmann Wolfgang/von Kaenel Adrian (Hrsg.), Fachhandbuch Arbeitsrecht, Zürich 2018, S. 313-353

Events

Complexity in the sphere of work we counter with reliable solutions.

Angela Hensch, Co-Head of the Employment Law Practice Group

Tobias Herren, Co-Head of the Employment Law Practice Group



Our team, your specialists.

Our team, your specialists.

Angela Hensch

Co-Head
lic. iur., SAV Labor Law Specialist
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
St.Gallen
German

Angela Hensch

Co-Head
lic. iur., SAV Labor Law Specialist
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
St.Gallen
German

T +41 58 258 14 00
angela.hensch@bratschi.ch

Linda Augstburger

MLaw
Attorney-at-Law and Notary public
St.Gallen
German, English

Linda Augstburger

MLaw
Attorney-at-Law and Notary public
St.Gallen
German, English

T +41 58 258 14 00
linda.augstburger@bratschi.ch

Céline Hofer

M.A. HSG in Law
Mediator SBA
Attorney-at-Law and Notary public
Partner
St.Gallen
German, English

Céline Hofer

M.A. HSG in Law
Mediator SBA
Attorney-at-Law and Notary public
Partner
St.Gallen
German, English

T +41 58 258 14 00
celine.hofer@bratschi.ch

Melanija Jovanovic

M.A. HSG in Rechtswissenschaften
Trainee
St.Gallen
German, English, Serbian

Melanija Jovanovic

M.A. HSG in Rechtswissenschaften
Trainee
St.Gallen
German, English, Serbian

T +41 58 258 14 00
melanija.jovanovic@bratschi.ch

Harald Maag

Dr. iur., lic. rer. publ.
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
Zurich
German, Norwegian, English, French

Harald Maag

Dr. iur., lic. rer. publ.
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
Zurich
German, Norwegian, English, French

T +41 58 258 10 00
harald.maag@bratschi.ch

Nina Maag

lic. iur.
Attorney-at-Law
Zurich
German, English

Nina Maag

lic. iur.
Attorney-at-Law
Zurich
German, English

T +41 58 258 10 00
nina.maag@bratschi.ch

Marco Rizzi

LL.M.
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
Zurich, Geneva 1
German, Italian, Spanish, English, French

Marco Rizzi

LL.M.
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
Zurich
German, Italian, Spanish, English, French

T +41 58 258 10 00
marco.rizzi@bratschi.ch

Hansruedi Wyss

lic. iur.
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
St.Gallen
German, English

Hansruedi Wyss

lic. iur.
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
St.Gallen
German, English

T +41 58 258 14 00
hansruedi.wyss@bratschi.ch