Matthias Pallentin supports national and international clients in all issues of individual and collective employment law. The focus of his advisory work lies in rights of co-determination and works constitution law as well as contract drafting and review. An additional focus of his consulting is international employment law and, in particular, advisory services for US companies.

  • German, English

Focal Points

  • Industrial relations law
  • Occupational co-determination rights
  • Contract drafting and review
  • International employment law
  • Advising US companies


  • Admitted to the bar, 2016
  • Legal internship at Hogan Lovells International LLP (practice group in employment law) in Hamburg
  • Legal internship at Regional Labor Court in Hamburg
  • Legal internship at vangard, Hamburg
  • Research associate at the chair of civil law, labor law and civil procedure law at the law faculty of Leibniz University of Hanover under Prof. Dr. Schwarze


  • Second state examination in law in Hamburg
  • Legal internship at the Hanseatic Higher Regional Court in Hamburg
  • DAAD scholarship holder at the Symbiosis Law School Pune, India   
  • First state examination in law in Hanover
  • Degree in law at the Leibniz University of Hanover (specializing in labor and corporate law)

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