Antonio Pedrajas

Spain, Abdón Pedrajas & Molero

Hans Graf

Switzerland, Graf & Partner

Sébastien Le Cœur

France, MGG Legal

Antonio Pedrajas

Antonio Pedrajas is the Managing Partner of Abdón Pedrajas & Molero – one of the largest Employment and Labor Law boutiques in Spain.

His practice focuses on providing Employment and Labor Law counsel to both national and multinational companies with operations in Spain. In particular, he has extensive experience advising on strategic restructuring plans, spin-offs and asset transfer deals, boardroom and senior management disputes, changes to working conditions, transfers of the workforce, collective agreements, employment due diligence and employment disputes. He can also represent clients in the Supreme Court and the Constitutional Court in Spain.

Antonio, who is regularly recognized in leading international legal guides such as Best Lawyers, teaches employment law in various prestigious institutions such CEU University as well as speaking at specialised employment forums such as AULA LABORAL, AEDIPE or FORO DEPORTE.

Specific skills:

  • Employment Litigation
  • Human Resource Policies
  • Restructurings & Reorganisations
  • Transfers of Business
  • Transfers of People

Languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Professional Memberships:

  • Actualidad Laboral – Experts Board
  • ASNALA – Spanish National Association of Labour Lawyers (Board Member)
  • Best Lawyers International – Advisory Board
  • EELA – European Employment Lawyers Association
  • Madrid Bar Association

Education:

  • Complutense University – PhD Labour & Social Security Law 2006
  • Centro de Estudios Garrigues – Labour Consultancy Masters 2000
  • San Pablo C.E.U. University – JD 1998

Contact details

Abdón Pedrajas & Molero

Jorge Juan 35
28001 Madrid
Spain

T: +34 91 590 39 94
F: +34 91 590 39 98

E: apq@abdonpedrajas.com
W: www.abdonpedrajas.com


Hans Graf

Hans Graf is the Founding Partner and Managing Partner of Graf & Partner – a Swiss boutique law firm based in Zürich, which provides Employment and Labor Law counsel to national and international companies.

Hans has a wealth of experience advising on a wide range of Employment and Labor Law matters such as employment contracts, directives, executive contracts, incentive and benefit schemes, individual and collective dismissals, restructurings and reorganisations, as well as representation in court proceedings.

Specific skills:

  • Employment Litigation
  • Human Resource Policies
  • Individual & Collective Dismissals
  • Restructurings & Reorganizations

Languages:

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Professional Memberships:

  • ABA – American Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association

Education:

  • University of Chicago Law School – LL.M 1991
  • University of Berne – PhD 1986
  • University of Berne – JD magna cum laude 1984

Contact details

Graf & Partner

Attorneys-at-Law
Seegartenstrasse 2
P.O. Box
CH-8022 Zürich
Switzerland

T: +41 44 221 17 17
F: +41 44 221 19 20

E: graf@grafundpartner.ch
W: www.grafundpartner.ch


Sébastien Le Cœur

Sébastien Le Cœur is a Partner of MGG Legal – a French boutique law firm which is exclusively specialized in Employment and Labor Law.

He has extensive experience advising businesses and executives on a range of Employment and Labor Law operations at both the national and international levels. In particular, his practice focuses on transfers of businesses and people, redundancy plans, trade union negotiations, European Works Councils, health and safety in the workplace in addition to providing day-to-day strategic human resource advice.

Sebastien, who has lived and worked in Canada, France, Switzerland, Ireland and Spain, regularly provides in-house training to employers and works councils. He recently co-authored the publication “The works council in 200-employee companies”, published by Tissot Editions.

Specific Skills:

  • Reorganisations
  • Social plans
  • Works councils
  • Transfer of Business Across Borders
  • Transfer of People Across Borders

Languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Professional Memberships:

  • ABA – American Bar Association
  • International Association of Labour Lawyers

Education:

  • McGill University – LLB, BCL, Law 2001
  • EADA – Escuela de Alta Dirección y Administración – Postgraduate Degree 2014
  • University of Nantes – Masters, Labor & Employment Law 1998

Contact details

MGG Legal

63 bd Haussmann

75008 Paris

France

T: +33 1 84 17 45 66
F: +33 1 83 64 56 41

E: slc@mgglegal.com
W: www.mgglegal.com