Christopher Jordan

Christopher Jordan - Partner, CMS

Rechtsanwalt | Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht (Certified lawyer for labor and employment law) | Co-Head of the CMS Employment & Pensions Group

Christopher Jordan advises German and international companies on all labor and employment law matters that arise in the context of restructurings, outsourcing projects and operational changes, such as adjusting staffing levels. He is an expert for works constitution as well as collective bargaining law matters and has long-standing experiences negotiating with works councils and unions. He advises clients on how to implement codes of conduct, on CSR (corporate social responsibility), employee data protection and on performance issues.

Christopher joined CMS in 2002 and became a partner in 2010. Prior to that, he worked for a labor and employment law boutique and for a US firm. Since 2015, he has been Global Co-Head of the CMS Employment and Pensions Group, helping to drive the Group’s expansion to more than 550 dedicated employment and pensions law specialists advising and supporting employers from offices in 45 countries worldwide.

Christopher speaks frequently at seminars and conferences on topics ranging from employee mobility, corporate restructuring, union and works council relationships and – more recently – the impact on Covid-19 on employment law.