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Dr. Volker Schneider

Certified Specialist in employment law

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Gänsemarkt 45
20354 Hamburg

Phone +49 40 18067 12195
Fax +49 40 18067 110

Languages: German, English
Curriculum vitae

Dr. Volker Schneider was born in 1968. He studied law in Freiburg and Munich, Germany, from 1988 to 1994, followed by a legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court in Munich as well as receiving his doctorate from the University of Osnabrück. He has worked as an attorney in Hamburg since 1998. In 2001, he completed a supplementary qualification as an employment lawyer. Dr. Schneider has been an assistant lecturer at the Northern Institute of Technology Management (NIT) in Hamburg since 2002. He joined Luther’s predecessor firm in 2004.

Areas of Practice

Dr. Volker Schneider provides comprehensive advice in collective and individual employment law matters. He specialises in restructuring and corporate transactions, corporate constitution law, employee dismissal protection, bankruptcy employment law and employment law for members of management. Besides providing consultation, he also conducts legal proceedings.


Dr. Schneider's clients primarily include mid-sized, national and international companies in retail, technology, social services, logistics, banking, and personnel services, as well as a university and several general consulates.