Lawyer, Solicitor with Official Specialisation in Employment Law
The work of Ms Özge Özcan is characterised by sound legal expertise combined with reliability, a high degree of commitment and professional competence. She takes care of a diverse caseload and develops approaches that focus not only on the legal matters, but the practical ones, too. This also includes providing qualified legal advice in Turkish.
Ms Özcan specialised in labour law at an early age and it became her main focus during her studies at Leibniz University in Hanover. She maintained this focus during her legal clerkship at the Braunschweig Higher Regional Court. Ms Özcan gained her first practical experience in HR and labour relations at an international pharmaceutical company. Her responsibilities there included attending to legal disputes during restructuring, reviewing the works council’s co-determination rights and preparing legal opinions on individual legal issues such as termination agreements or protection against dismissal.
Thanks to her experience, Ms Özcan is able to take a nuanced and multifaceted look at collective and individual legal cases. She always has a keen eye for the essentials and her conceptual, creative and pragmatic thinking means that Ms Özcan is always able to find excellent solutions for her clients.
Moreover, Ms Özcan’s pronounced ability to empathise benefits her clients greatly when she sees their perspective of what can often be an emotional and tense situation.