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German partner becomes A&O’s Global Head of Employment & Benefits


18 December 2018

Allen & Overy’s global employment & benefits partners have elected Markulf Behrendt (44) as the new Global Head of Employment & Benefits.  

Markulf is an employment law partner in Allen & Overy’s Hamburg office and focuses his practice on advising international clients on cross-border employment law issues, HR compliance and internal and external investigations, as well as on complex large-scale restructurings. Having started his career as a lawyer at another international law firm in 2005, Markulf has been with Allen & Overy since 2010, has since then successfully led and built the Hamburg Employment & Benefits team and was made partner in 2013.

Allen & Overy’s Global Employment & Benefits practice comprises more than 180 lawyers, including more than 38 partners, and spans over 28 countries. The team advises on all areas of employment, incentives and pensions law and is consistently endorsed and ranked highly in the legal directories.




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