Dr. Steffen Nguyen-Quang

Partner | Head of Restructuring practice under labor law Düsseldorf


PwC Legal

Georg-Glock-Straße 22

40474 Düsseldorf


Mobile  +49 170 5776227

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  • Specialist lawyer (Fachanwalt) for employment law since 2015
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) since 2011


  • German and international companies and groups (automotive, logistics, etc.)
  • Private equity companies
  • Platform companies
  • Managing directors, management boards and supervisory boards


  • German
  • English
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About me

Dr Steffen Nguyen-Quang is a specialist lawyer (Fachanwalt) for employment law and has more than eleven years with (cross-border) restructuring projects, outsourcing, carve-outs, mass dismissals and acquisitions, including negotiations with trade unions and works councils. His engagements have included the cross-border restructuring of an international company across 18 countries with the involvement of more than 50 lawyers. In addition, he assists with the establishment of SE companies and the introduction of matrix structures. He provides advice in all areas of collective and individual labour law.


  • Bar association Dusseldorf
  • Since 2020: PwC Legal, Düsseldorf
  • Until 2020: counsel at a major international law firm
  • 2015: secondment at D&O insurance in London, claims management
  • Until 2011: legal clerkship (Rechtsreferendariat) at the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf with positions at Linklaters LLP in Düsseldorf and Bangkok
  • Until 2009: Executive Master of Business Administration M&A, JurGrad Münster
  • Until 2007: student of law, Bayreuth and Münster
  • Until 2005: supplementary training in economics, University of Bayreuth
  • Guest commentary on ECJ judgment on vacation law, Der Betrieb 2019
  • Commentary on the ECJ ruling on the Equal Treatment Directive, Arbeit und Arbeitsrecht 2018 (with attorney Lara Kalina)
  • Remuneration Transparency Act: salary information, audit procedure and reporting obligation, Interview, Der Betrieb 2018
  • Guest article on the written form of employment contracts, Deutscher AnwaltSpiegel 2018 (with attorney Patrick Kominiak)
  • Nguyen-Quang, Directors' Dealings in the Light of Insider Law, 2016 (author).