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Dr. Michael Schley

Partner, Düsseldorf

Dr. Michael Schley is specialised in Employment Law and advises his clients on all areas of individual and collective employment law. Besides, his activity is also focused on Commercial and Contractual Law and M&A.  
Dr. Michael Schley | Partner | Duesseldorf | DWF


Dr. Michael Schley began his career in 1997 with CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre. From 2008 until October 2019 he worked for Marccus Partners, being for several years the law firm of the Mazars-Group. Since October 2019, he works for DWF Germany.

Besides his German clients, an essential part of his clients are French and English speaking companies and their German subsidiaries.

In addition to his native German, Michael is fluent in French and English.



  • Club des affaires; Belgisch-Deutsche Juristenvereinigung

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