Joachim Littig

German, English, French
Practice Groups
Consulting focuses
  • Employment Law | Labor Law
  • Works Constitution Law
  • Collective Bargaining Law
  • Industrial Action Law
  • Reorganization
  • Litigation
  • Compliance and Employment Law
  • Co-determination on supervisory board level / Election of employee representatives in the supervisory board
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  • Certified Specialist Lawyer in Employment and Labor Law
  • Admitted to the Bar since 1988
  • Education and former activities
  • Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering Quack2002-2004
  • Quack Rechtsanwälte2001
  • Gaedertz Rechtsanwälte, later Quack Rechtsanwälte2000-2001
  • Rechtsanwälte Philipp, Littig & Böckstiegel1988-2000
  • Certified Specialist Lawyer in Employment and Labor Law1997
  • Activity at the chair of Prof. em. Dr. Helmut Steinberger, former judge at the Federal Constitutional Court, at the Universities of Mannheim and Heidelberg, last as Research Assistant/Assistant1983-1988
  • University of Mannheim


  • Work Group on Employement and Labor Law of the German Bar Association 
  • German Bar Association (DAV) 
  • Berlin Bar Assocation 
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

Joachim Littig's Distinctions

Best Lawyers 2022
Handelsblatt: Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2021
Handelsblatt: Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2020
Best Lawyers 2021
kanzleimonitor 2018/2019



Co-Author "Stichwort-Kommentar Arbeitsrecht"
of the keywords "Beschwerderecht, Bewerbung, Diskriminierung und Fragebogen/ Fragerecht", Hrsg.: Grobys/Panzer, 1st issue published in 2012, Nomos Verlag, Baden-Baden, current 3rd issue 2017


Newsletter Mindestlohn für die HLGD-Vertragspartner
June 2015


Beschäftigung im Transportgewerbe
Merkblatt für die HTL-Transportpartner


Worauf Arbeitgeber bei einer Kündigung achten müssen
Gastkommentar im FAZ Personal Journal 8/2013


Freizeitausgleich im Fokus
KU Gesundheitsmanagement, April 11, 2011
Beschäftigung in der KEP-Branche
Leitfaden 2011


Rechtsprechungsübersicht Arbeitsrecht
Bayerischer Anwalt Brief, page 1 et seq., March 2010


Sozialauswahl - umstrittene Kündigung wegen des Alters of  November 16, 2009


Employment Law
 Written Management Course, Management Circle (Co-author)  


Rechtliche Vorgaben und Schranken beim Management-Audit
in: The Management Audit, 2001 ( with Fischer)
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