Dr. Steffen Nguyen-Quang

Partner | Head of Restructuring practice under labor law Düsseldorf


PwC Legal

Georg-Glock-Straße 22

40474 Düsseldorf

Contact details

Tel.  +49 211 981-2949

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  • Specialised Lawyer for employment law since 2015


  • National and international companies and groups(automotive, logistics, etc.)
  • Private equity companies
  • Platform clients, (automotive, logistics, etc.)
  • managing directors, board members, supervisory board members


  • German
  • English
I offer

About me

Dr. Steffen Nguyen-Quang is a specialist lawyer in employment law and has more than 11 years of experience with (cross-border) restructurings, spin-offs, carve-outs, mass redundancies and acquisitions, including negotiations with trade unions and works councils. His mandates include the cross-border restructuring of an international company in 18 countries under the supervision of more than 50 lawyers. In addition, Dr. Steffen Nguyen-Quang advises on SE formations and accompanies the introduction of matrix structures. He advises in all areas of collective and individual labor law.


  • Bar association Dusseldorf
  • Since 2020: PwC Legal, Düsseldorf
  • Until 2020: Counsel in an international law firm
  • 2019 Secondment Madrid office
  • 2016 Promotion Directors' Dealings in the light of insider law
  • 2015 Secondment D&O Insurance London, Claims Management
  • 2015 Specialized attorney for labor law
  • Until 2011 Traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf with stations at Linklaters LLP in Düsseldorf and Bangkok
  • Until 2009 Executive Master of Business Administration M&A, JurGrad Münster
  • Until 2007 Law studies, Bayreuth and Münster
  • Until 2005 additional education 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).