labour & employment

"We have an open hand of law firms to chose from, but we went with Schoenherr - we are very satisfied. The lawyers normally have things resolved immediately and are always available when needed."

Client quote – Chambers Europe

With its expertise and experience in this field, the Slovenian Labour & Employment law team advises on all aspects of individual and collective labor relations. Consulting comprises full-dimensional labor law support during establishment and management of companies and setting up the comprehensive employment system within a company for the future operation compliance. This in particular includes establishment of mandatory employer records, preparation of internal acts and employment contracts with employees and management staff, as well as solving of the employment-related issues regarding existing contractual relations between company and employees. The team also has extensive experience in providing advice in relation to employee trans-fers within the framework of business transfers as a result of various status changes as well as intra-company reorganization of the work processes, including implementation of complete/integrated employment termination procedures, cooperation with workers' representatives and client representation before the competent authorities / labour courts. 


  • Workforce reorganization and employment termination procedures (including in connection with cessation of corporate function of management staff)
  • Procedures relating to transfer of employees in course of business transfers
  • Preparation of management and employment contracts
  • Employee share ownership plans
  • Procedures relating to employment of foreigners and posting employees abroad
  • Procedures related to employment of agency workers
  • General employment
  • Support related to day-to-day corporate governance
  • Client representation before competent  authorities (including inspection procedures)
  • Client representation before labor courts
  • Measures relating to compliance with occupational health and safety
  • Tailor-made in-house client seminar