Dr. Michael Witteler has particular expertise in the areas of corporate data protection law, pension law and canon labor law.

He advises companies with regard to personal employee data, for example in connection with compliance investigations. He also supports companies in drafting and negotiating works agreements with respect to the implementation of data processing equipment and software.

Apart from individual matters of pension law, Dr. Michael Witteler is widely experienced in restructuring company pension schemes and in dealing with entitlements to company pension schemes in connection with transactions.

Furthermore, Dr. Witteler has special knowledge in the field of canon labor law. He has years of experience in advising religious institutions in all matters of individual and collective labor law.

He is a regular speaker on topics related to labor law and data protection.  In May 2013 Dr. Michael Witteler was appointed as an honorary judge at the Labor Court in Berlin.

born in Hindelang

Graduate Studies at the University of Passau

Graduate Studies at the Westphalian Wilhelms-University of Münster

Compulsory legal training in Dortmund

Admission to the German Bar Association

PhD thesis supervised by Prof. Dr. Birk at the Institute for Fiscal Law, Westphalian Wilhelms-University of Münster

Own law firm in Münster/Westfalen

Certified labor law specialist

Lawyer at Haarmann, Hemmelrath & Partner, Berlin and Frankfurt am Main

Counsel at Salans LLP, Berlin

Counsel at Pusch Wahlig Workplace Law

Partner at Pusch Wahlig Workplace Law

Language skills: German, English