Tobias Neufeld, LL.M.

Rechtsanwalt (Attorney-at-Law), Solicitor, CIPP/E, CIPM, Düsseldorf Office
Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht (Specialist lawyer in labour law)

Curriculum Vitae

  • Studied Law at University of Münster, BPP Law School London and Harvard Law School, INSEAD Business School (Strategy) und UC Berkeley (Computer Science)
  • 2002 – 2009 Ashurst LLP, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP (London, Frankfurt/Main, München)
  • 2009 – 2010 Partner with Taylor Wessing (Düsseldorf)
  • 2010 – 2018 Partner with Allen & Overy LLP (Düsseldorf)
  • 2018 – 2020 neufeld Recht. Beratung. (Düsseldorf)
  • Since 2020 Partner with ARQIS Rechtsanwälte


  • Leading directories und business publications such as JUVE Handbook, Legal 500, Chambers, Whos’s Who Legal und Best Lawyers list Tobias as a leading lawyer for labour law and pensions law.
  • Peers and clients say that Tobias offers “outstanding expertise“ and “impressive advice“, is “very good in international, complex matters“ and that he translates “detailed legal knowledge into excellent advice“.
  • JUVE Handbook 2019/2020 says Tobias offers „a new model of employment law advisory”.


Tobias Neufeld regularly publishes expert papers  in books and highly regarded law journals.

Lectures and seminars

  • Lecturer at University of Münster (Institute for Labour, Social and Business Law Professor C. Höpfner
  • Lecturer at JurGrad/University of Münster, Master Degree Course Employment Law (Lecturing in Pensions law, Compliance and Data Protection Law)
  • Lecturer in International Business Law at the International School of Management (ISM), Köln
  • Seminars for Handelsblatt, DGFP, FORUM Institut für Management, Euroforum, Management Circle, Quadriga Hochschule Berlin, IHK München, IHR Düsseldorf


  • Executive Board University Münster (Master Degree Employment Law)
  • Advisory Board „Compliance Berater“
  • European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA)
  • International Pension & Employee Benefits Lawyers Association (IPEBLA)
  • The International Employee Benefits Association (IEBA)
  • Deutscher Arbeitsgerichtsverband e.V.
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Arbeitsrecht im DAV
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft für betriebliche Altersversorgung (aba)
  • The Law Society (London)
  • ffa – Fachanwaltsforum Arbeitsrecht


  • German
  • English
  • French


Breite Straße 28
40213 Düsseldorf

T +49 211 13069-2040

F +49 211 13069-099

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