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Cerha Hempel

Work Department

Contentious Business


Head of the Employment Law team

Areas of practice:


Admitted 1996, (Attorney at Law), Austria

Julian is partner at CERHA HEMPEL since 1997 and with the firm since 1992. He is the Head of the Employment Law team, and specializes in labour law litigation, restructuring, company pension schemes. Julian advises and reperesents clients on all aspects of collective and individual employment law, predominantly acting for international and national companies but also NGOs and higher education institutions. He is valued by the clients not only for his precise assessments of the prospects of success and the course of court proceedings, but also for his pragmatic approach.


German, English, French


  • Vienna Bar Association
  • Employment Law Alliance
  • EELA – European Employment Lawyers Association
  • Lex Mundi – The World’s Leading Association of Independent Law Firms


Washington College of Law (LL.M. 1992)
University of Vienna (Mag. iur. 1989)

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Employment

Clients praise Cerha Hempel’s employment team for its ‘pragmatic solutions’ and ‘great wealth of experience’. The practice advises clients on both day-to-day matters and on larger projects, most recently including Covid-19 related issues such as short-time work. Termination of employment and closure or transfer of operations also constitutes a growing area for the firm. Practice head Julian Feichtinger is ‘able to think outside of the box, always available and a perfect sparring-partner’. Senior counsel Susanne Molitoris is particularly focused on employment disputes, M&A-related employment matters, restructurings and European labour issues.