Volker von Alvensleben

Volker von Alvensleben

Volker von Alvensleben


T +49 40 18067 14076

Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht
Of Counsel
Settori economici Health Care & Life Science , Information Tech & Telecommunications

Areas of practice

Volker von Alvensleben advises on matters pertaining to individual and collective employment law, with a special emphasis on works constitution and collective bargaining law, the employment law aspects of transactions and the provision of employment law advice in the context of transformations, mergers and outsourcing.


Volker von Alvensleben studied law at the Universities of Kiel and Freiburg (both Germany). He carried out his legal training in Hamburg (Germany) and Paris (France) and was admitted to the German Bar in 1984. He has been a certified specialist in employment law since 1997. From 1992 to 2003, Volker von Alvensleben was already a Partner at Luther, returning as Of Counsel in 2021.

Honors and distinctions
  • JUVE Guide (since 2005): Mentioned under frequently recommended in Labour and Employment Law
  • Best Lawyers (since 2013): Award in "Labour and Employment Law"

  • Restructuring a large German clothing retailer
  • Negotiating IT works agreements on behalf of an international network equipment provider
  • Advising a manufacturer of office machinery on the employment law aspects of outsourcing measures


  • Hamburg Bar Association
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Selbstständiger Unternehmer/Die Familienunternehmer e.V.
  • Knight of Honor of the Order of Saint John