| ||Upon finishing his university studies at the
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Fabian Stoffers was
honors degree. Before opening his own practice, he already
gained experience in his previous positions as freelance bar lecturer
for labor & employment law (Hemmer review courses
Frankfurt/Trier) and as an associate at Jones Day, a Cleveland based
international law firm.
is a German accredited specialist attorney for labor &
employment law (Fachanwalt
In order to obtain accreditation, he was required to prove particular
theorectical knowledge and practical experience, particularly 100 cases
from the field of labor & employment law (with at least 50 of
cases being either court cases or other formal proceedings). The number
of cases tried by Fabian Stoffers has now exceeded this minimum
requirement by far.
In order to remain accredited as specialist attorney, Fabian Stoffers
regularly attends CLE courses, whereby he voluntarily attends more than
the 10 hours prescribed pursuant to Section 15 of the Accredited
Specialist Attorneys Rules (Fachanwaltsordnung),
see CLE Certificate.
Continuing his professional development, Fabian Stoffers has
particularly focused on labor & employment. He offers legal
advice/draft agreements in German and in English language as well.
Fabian Stoffers is member of Deutscher
Anwaltverein (German Lawyers Association), Arbeitsgemeinschaft
Arbeitsrecht im Deutschen
Anwaltverein (Labor & Employment Group of the German Lawyers
Association) and Europäische Anwaltsvereinigung DACH e.V. (a European association of German speaking lawyers).
Fabian Stoffers is
Lawyer of the Year (Labor & Employment Law)
According to a ranking by Best Lawyers which is based on a review by other lawyers (peer review), Fabian Stoffers is among the 8 best employment lawyers in Germany (see Handelsblatt of 06/26/2020).
According to statistics by the German Federal Bar Association of
01/01/2020, there are 10,826 lawyers who have accreditation as
„Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht“ (Specialist in Labor & Employment
Law) nationwide. 528 employment lawyers made it to be mentioned in the
above named ranking list. Only 8 among them have received additional
honors as „Lawyer of the Year“. Over all legal disicplines,
Fabian Stoffers is the only “Lawyer of the Year” in the state of