Uwe Klein

Phone: +49 69 15 242 0


In early 2011, attorney-at-law Uwe Klein joined 10 of his colleagues in switching from the SNP Schlawien Naab Partnership to the Frankfurt office of HEUSSEN.

Relying on more than 30 years of professional experience, attorney-at-law Uwe Klein handles consulting and contract structuring, including, among others, trade and distribution agreements for all transactions related to corporate law as well as business and share transfers. In this regard, he has a successful track record of providing the legal foundation for a multitude of projects, such as restructuring measures, corporate division in-/outsourcing and the formation of companies. Uwe Klein further represents clients in supervisory board affairs and handles temporary management tasks as well.

Uwe Klein’s client services include instituting all legally required proceedings associated with mergers, conducting any and all audits in line with national anti-trust regulations as well as all handling any matters related to national labor law. His corporate clients further rely on his legal expertise in state aid, compliance, crisis and insolvency matters, all of which he also addresses in seminars.

In addition to commercial and corporate law, Uwe Klein further focuses on tenancy, construction and real estate laws. Here he count on his experience in handling the legal aspects of managing and marketing national outlet networks as well as the legal issues associated with a vast commercial real estate portfolio. When it comes to litigation, Uwe Klein represents his clients in and out of court by helping some of them enforce claims while defending others against claims, for example, in warranty claims, lease disputes as well as labor disputes.

Curriculum vitae

Beruflicher Lebenslauf

1978-1980 Referendariat in Frankfurt am Main und Darmstadt, Hochschule für Verwaltungswissenschaften in Speyer
1981 2. jur. Staatsexamen
1981-1983 Rechtsanwalt in Offenbach am Main
1984-1995 Syndikusanwalt, Leiter Beteiligungsverwaltung und Vorstandssekretariat in einem bundesweit tätigen Handelsunternehmen
1996-1998 Syndikusanwalt, Mitglied der Geschäftsleitung einer Vertriebsdivision eines führenden internationalen Einzelhandelsunternehmens
1999-2004 Syndikusanwalt, Leiter Recht einer Gesellschaft zur Verwertung eines umfassenden Beteiligungs- und Immobilienportfolios
2005-2010 Rechtsanwalt in einer Wirtschaftskanzlei in Frankfurt am Main
seit 2011 Rechtsanwalt/Of Counsel bei HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, Frankfurt am Main

Statement of experience

  • Commercial and corporate law
  • Tenancy, construction and real estate law
  • Individual and collective labor law

Seminars & Lectures

Seminare und Vorträge (Auswahl)

  • Beihilferecht – Vermeidung der Rückzahlung von Fördermitteln

    Symposium “Planung-Bau-Betrieb im Krankenhaus” am 8. Mai 2014 in Frankfurt am Main und am 22. Mai 2014 in München

  • Pflichten und Haftung des GmbH-Geschäftsführers der Servicegesellschaft
    Aktuelle Rechtsprechung zur Arbeitnehmerüberlassung

    Symposium “Organschaftliche Servicegesellschaften” am 27. Juni 2013 in Frankfurt am Main

  • Pflichten und Haftung des Geschäftsführers und der Aufsichtsorgane der GmbH

    Seminar am 22. April 2010 in Frankfurt am Main

  • Das Allgemeine Gleichstellungsgesetz – Nur Papiertiger oder mehr?

    Seminar am 6. Februar 2007 in Frankfurt am Main


HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Tower 185
60327 Frankfurt
Deutschland (Germany)
  Location details

Foreign languages: German, English

Practice groups:
Distribution, Antitrust and Competition law