michels.pmks Rechtsanwälte > Cologne, Germany > Firm Profile

michels.pmks Rechtsanwälte
50674 KÖLN

Industry focus > Healthcare and life sciences

Cologne-based michels.pmks Rechtsanwälte impresses with medical law expertise, which is called upon by hospitals, medical care centers, medical practices and healthcare companies. Kerrin Schillhorn focuses on the inpatient care area and jointly heads the practice with Jens-Peter Jahn, who primarily advises on outpatient care facilities. Matters at the interface between medical and employment law are handled by Jannis Kamann and Marcus Michels.

Practice head(s):

Kerrin Schillhorn; Jens-Peter Jahn

Other key lawyers:


‘Dr. Kerrin Schillhorn is very experienced, always up to date legally and absolutely reliable.’

‘Jens-Peter Jahn is a proven expert in physician contract law and (dental) medical corporate law with the highest level of competence and experience. The same applies without reservation to Dr. Kerrin Schillhorn in the area of ​​hospital law.’

‘Really available at any time. Highly competent, best networking at the administrative levels and therefore pragmatic and excellent solutions.’

‘Deep into the subject matter. Fastest solutions.’

‘Jens-Peter Jahn: Reliable, experienced, good.’

‘Available at any time, friendly and competent. Good and well-managed substitute situations. All skills available and good network drawing on external skills.’

‘I was able to gain experience with several specialist lawyers from michels.pmks. I felt like I was in very good hands and received excellent advice from every single one of them.’

‘Miss Dr. Kerrin Schillhorn has excellent expertise in all topics relevant to hospital planning.’

Key clients

Katholische Hospitalvereinigung Weser-Egge gGmbH

Krankenhaus Porz am Rhein GmbH

Kreisklinikum Siegen GmbH

Marien Gesellschaft Siegen gGmbH

MVZ am St. Marien-Hospital Friesoythe gGmbH

MVZ Med Center GmbH Siegen

MVZ des Universitätsklinikums Köln gGmbH

MVZ St. Marien GmbH

St. Franziskus-Stiftung Münster

St. Vinzenz Krankenhaus GmbH Köln

Universitätsklinikum Köln AöR

Vestische Caritas-Kliniken gGmbH

Work highlights

  • Advice on hospital law and representation of the Catholic Hospital Association Weser-Egge gGmbH with regard to cooperation with branches and other service providers as well as support in hospital planning.
  • Advice on physician contract law and representation of the medical care center of the University Hospital of Cologne gGmbH before the admissions and appointment committee as well as the KV.
  • Strategic hospital law advice to the St. Franziskus Foundation and its 15 hospitals with over 4,000 beds, including hospital planning, basic questions, organizational requirements for hospitals as well as advice on structural audits according to StrOPS-RL.

Germany > Employment Tier 7

michels.pmks Rechtsanwälte's employment practice focuses equally on day-to-day matters as well as on assistance with projects such as restructuring and reorganisations. Thus the group advises clients from the manufacturing and media industries, medium-sized companies, corporations and the public sector on various individual and collective employment law issues, including mobile work as well as working time and remuneration models. This expertise is complemented by litigation skills and knowledge of social insurance and health law. Gunther Mävers (project work, employment migration law) and Marcus Michels (governing bodies consulting and project business) in Cologne as well as Sebastian Maiß (New Work, day-to-day business) in Düsseldorf jointly head the practice.


‘The firm’s performance was very good both out of court and in court proceedings.’

‘Marcus Michels: Excellent specialist knowledge paired with very practical solutions. He has a wealth of experience from which we as a company have absolutely benefited so far. Any time.’

‘Gunther Mävers: An absolute expert in the field of employment migration who helped us very well in really difficult cases.’

Key clients

Adler TS

Brauerei zur Malzmühle Schwartz GmbH & Co. KG

DTM Deutsche Tele Medien GmbH

Duisburger Hafen AG

Johnson & Johnson

METRO Markets GmbH

Music Store Professionals GmbH

Reuter Gruppe

UFA Show & Factual GmbH