Dr. Eric Uftring

German attorney-at-law
Specialist lawyer for employment law
Specialist lawyer for tax law
Labor leasing expert
Counsel

Dr. Eric Uftring is an experienced German attorney-at-law, specialist lawyer for employment law and specialist lawyer for tax law with a focus on labor leasing. His areas of expertise include drafting temporary employment and labor leasing agreements, applying for labor leasing permits and their renewal, as well as assisting with review procedures in accordance with Section 7 AÜG. For many years, he has represented his clients comprehensively vis-à-vis the Federal Employment Agency, including in appeal proceedings and legal proceedings, including summary proceedings.

In addition, Dr. Eric Uftring advises on all questions of individual and collective employment law, e.g. in the context of corporate restructurings and M&A transactions. He acts both out of court and as a litigator in all instances of German labor, social and civil jurisdiction. He regularly works at the intersection between employment law, tax law and social security.

Dr. Eric Uftring's clients include medium-sized and large companies, some of them international, as well as non-profit organizations. His clients appreciate his professional approach, his ability to explain complex issues in an understandable way, his dedicated support in solving legal problems and his endeavor to achieve the best results for his clients.

After studying law at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main and the Bavarian Julius-Maximilians University in Würzburg, he completed his legal clerkship at a major international law firm, among others, and wrote his doctoral thesis on criminal tax law.

Before joining DREYENBERG, Dr. Eric Uftring worked for a renowned Frankfurt boutique law firm specialized in employment law and was most recently responsible for the employment law department of a medium-sized German commercial law firm in Frankfurt am Main.

He advises in German and English.

References
  • Ongoing employment law advice and legal representation for the German underwriting office of an international financial services company.
  • Ongoing employment law advice and legal representation for the German branch of an international medical technology company.
  • Ongoing advice and legal representation of an IT company in the context of employee leasing and further external personnel deployment in the form of work contracts.
  • Employment law due diligence for several acquisitions of a US company in the biotech sector.
  • Long-standing advice and representation of numerous German and international start-ups in obtaining employee leasing permits.
  • Many years of experience in advising and representing numerous German and international recruitment agencies and temporary employment agencies in tax audits under the German Temporary Employment Act.
  • Ongoing advice to various internationally active religious communities on all labor law issues.
Memberships
  • Frankfurt a.M. Bar Association
  • German Bar Association DAV
  • Hesse Tax Advisor Association
Publications
  • Fact sheet: Remuneration in non-profit associations and foundations as well as in the gGmbH, Lars Gerbe, Dr. Eric Uftring and Stefan Winheller, DWS-Verlag, 07/2022
  • Labor Leasing - Part 8 Chapter 7 (88 pages), Dr. Eric Uftring in: Practical Handbook of Employment Law, Prof. Franz Josef Düwell and Prof. Dr. Joachim Weyand (ed.), Deubner Verlag, October 2019
  • The "end" of employee representatives on supervisory boards? Dr. Eric Uftring, NZA - Neue Zeitschrift für Arbeitsrecht, 22/2015, p. III
  • The effects of decisions of the Federal Constitutional Court and the European Court of Justice in the intertemporal application of criminal tax law, Dr. Eric Uftring, Dissertation 2002
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