Timm Frauenknecht


Family Law, Employment Law

Certified Expert for Employment Law
Certified Expert for Family Law


Celine John


Timm Frauenknecht’s practice focuses on employment law and family law.

In employment law he deals with all aspects of collective and individual employment law, both in an out-of-court advisory capacity and by representing clients before all instances of the employment courts throughout Germany.

In family law, his activities focus on advising clients on separation as well as representation in divorce proceedings, including all ancillary matters such as alimony, marital property law, equalisation of pension rights and child custody cases.


German, English


2020 Founding partner at Witzel Erb Backu & Partner

2014 Certified expert for employment law

2011 Joined SSW law firm, partner 2013

2009 Certified expert for family law

2005 Admitted to the bar

Legal studies in Munich, Erlangen and Salzburg


German Bar Association

Employment Law Working Group of the German Bar Association

Family Law Working Group of the German Bar Association


Co-author of the Kommentar Kern / Diehm ZPO; publications in specialist journals