Stephan Settekorn

Certified Employment Law Specialist, Hamburg

Stephan Settekorn is a partner at vangard in Hamburg. His focus is on restructuring, temporary employment and church employment law. As an integrative negotiator, he is a good listener and can put himself in the position of others. Thanks to his eye for detail, he develops precise strategies for his clients and, as with his great passion for cooking, achieves impressive results.

Languages: German, English

Focal Points

  • Individual employment law

  • Collective employment law

  • Church employment law

  • Employment contract law

  • Restructuring

  • Temporary employment

  • Process guidance


  • Salary Partner in labor law firm RPS Stahmer since 2009

  • Certified Employment Law Specialist since 2007

  • Attorney in the labor law firm RPS Stahmer, formerly Scheer and Stahmer since 1998


  • Second State Examination in Baden-Württemberg in Stuttgart

  • Legal training in the District Court of Mannheim

  • First State Examination in Mannheim

  • Studied law at the Universities of Mannheim and Heidelberg


  • Co-Author, Germany Chapter, The Littler International Guide

Stephan Settekorn is one of the »Best Lawyers in Germany« in the area of employment law

Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers, 2020–2023

Stephan Settekorn is a member of the employment law working group of the German Bar Association.

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