Aderhold - Rechtsanwälte für Unternehmens- und Wirtschaftsrecht

Carolina Wodtke

Fachanwältin für Arbeitsrecht
Fachanwältin für Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht

Aderhold Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Eschersheimer Landstraße 14
60322 Frankfurt am Main

Practice areas

Carolina Wodtke is an attorney specialising in employment law, commercial law and corporate law. She has more than 20 years experience advising national and international companies, especially US American companies, in all issues of individual and collective employment law. She has particular expertise with large restructurings, collective agreements, M&A transactions, business transfers, outsourcing projects and crossborder issues. In addition, she represents employers in court disputes, conciliation committees, social plan negotiations and collective bargaining negotiations. Another substantial part of her practice comprises advising senior executives, managing directors and management boards, supervisory boards, and their representation in court. She also is experienced in D&O liability disputes and the corresponding insurance law issues. Furthermore, she advises companies in commercial and corporate law, and frequently in connection with employment law, co-determination, corporate governance and compliance. She is also active in complex company law and commercial disputes.


Carolina Wodtke obtained a law degree from Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. After a stay of several months in the US she started her legal career at Kolbe & Bruch in Frankfurt. In 2001 she joined Willkie Farr & Gallagher, where she acted in the role of Special European Counsel. From 2007 to 2015 she was a partner at Schiedermair Rechtsanwälte in Frankfurt. Carolina Wodtke joined Aderhold Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH in January 2016.

For many years, Carolina Wodtke has been a lecturer at the European Business School (EBS). She is also a member of the bar committee for licensing specialised employment law practitioners.


  • German Bar Association e.V.
  • German-American Lawyers Association (DAJV)

Press bulletins




Location Berlin

Mommsenstraße 5
10629 Berlin
Tel. +49 (0)30 88 720 - 647
Fax +49 (0)30 88 720 - 648

Location Dortmund

Westfalendamm 87
44141 Dortmund
Tel. +49 (0)231 42 777 - 100
Fax +49 (0)231 42 777 - 269

Location Düsseldorf

Speditionstraße 23
40221 Düsseldorf
Tel. +49 (0)211 447 33 - 0
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Location Frankfurt/Main

Eschersheimer Landstraße 14
60322 Frankfurt am Main
Tel. +49 (0)69 240030 - 000
Fax +49 (0)69 240030 - 400

Location Leipzig

Reichsstraße 15
04109 Leipzig
Tel. +49 (0)341 44 924 - 0
Fax +49 (0)341 44 924 - 100

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