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Anja Becher

Counsel Berlin

Anja Becher is counsel in Ogletree Deakins’ Berlin office. She advises national and international clients on all aspects of German individual and collective employment law as well as assists clients with ongoing daily business issues (i.e. drafting employment agreements, agreements for executive and managing directors and company agreements). Furthermore she is specialized in company pension law and matters regarding compliance under employment law. She litigates before all German courts.

Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins in February 2016, Anja Becher worked for six years as an employment law attorney of SammlerUsinger Rechtsanwälte in Leipzig and  Berlin. Additionally, she completed a Secondment at the legal department of ArcelorMittal Legal Europe (2013-2014).

Anja Becher speaks English proficiently.


  • Advising international and national companies on individual and collective employment and labor law.
  • Advising clients on company pension law and social security law.
  • Advising clients on compliance under employment law.
  • Employment law litigation before all German Labor courts

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Bar Association Berlin (German)
  • Tutor for employment law, refreshing course for law students (2008 - 2010)
  • German Women Lawyers Association (djb, Deutscher Juristinnen Bund)


  • SammlerUsinger in connection with Web Week 2015 - ''Employment Law Aspects'' - Berlin - May 2015
  • Humboldt Innovation GmbH for start-ups and prospective founders - ''Employment Law and Employee Participation'' - Berlin - October 2014


Published Works