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  • Universities of Göttingen and Hamburg
  • Languages: German, English, Italian


  • Member of the German Bar


Dr. Albrecht Nehls

Lawyer / Certified Lawyer for Employment and Labor Law
Partner  – Hamburg

Dr. Nehls advises and represents companies and board members in and out of court in all matters of labor and employment and social security law. He has substantial experience in advising church-owned enterprises as well as employers in the health sector. Further areas of practice include the laws governing works councils and corporate codetermination. He also advises on employment aspects of transactions.

Dr. Nehls studied law and was trained in Göttingen, Hamburg, Milan and London. He obtained a doctor’s degree with a thesis on the German Stock Corporation (scholarship with Arbeitskreis Wirtschaft und Recht im Stifterverband der Deutschen Wissenschaft). Prior to joining Andersen, Dr. Nehls has worked with various Hamburg law firms including Haarmann, Hemmelrath & Partner, Nehls Rechtsanwälte and Kolaschnik Partner.