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Career Opportunities at PETERS

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Career Opportunities at PETERS

Job Starters

We employ committed lawyers and train continue to train them. Young lawyers often come to our firm after having already gained their first experience at international law firms for better prospects for their future career in a medium-sized law firm in the long term. We shall strive to meet these expectations.
We offer new colleagues to be sent abroad or in companies by secondment. Such on-site activities, for example with staff function in the legal department of a company, sharpen the view for the needs of our corporate clients.

Legal Interns (Rechtsreferendare)

We train dedicated and good interns at any time and offer them to gather diverse experiences in the legal profession. If you can prove yourself, a place in our growing law firm is as good as guaranteed. Under the supervision of experienced associates and partners, you will be working on real cases from the very first day, and you will be able to test out which aspects of the legal practice you are particularly interested in. Are you good at counseling or are you perhaps a born litigator? At our firm, you will have the opportunity to try yourself at numerous legal areas and advisory fields. Some of them play only a secondary role at the university, but they may be of highest importance to our corporate clients. Perhaps we can awaken your enthusiasm for one of these legal areas?

Lateral Hires

In order to further expand our practice, we are always happy to recruit qualified lateral entrants. We offer responsibility, good working atmosphere, sympathetic colleagues and real development opportunities in each of our seven practice groups.
The career development for lawyers at PETERS Rechtsanwälte consists of three stages: Associate, Senior Associate, Partner. A Partner at PETERS Rechtsanwälte will be appointed, if, according to the opinion of the Partners´ meeting, the candidate has made an outstanding contribution to the development of our law firm and has proven himself as a lawyer personality.

Employees at Our Law Firm

The strong team spirit of our employees and the good working atmosphere in our offices, tare two main characteristics of our law firm, which we are particularly proud of. We owe this to a large extent to our excellent secretaries, assistants and other office staff. In fact, thanks to increasingly qualified and responsible activities our employees contribute to the quality of our work as a whole. This is the result of our ongoing effort to focus on well-educated employees and their continuing training. We educate and train paralegals ourselves.

Interested in becoming part of the PETERS team?

Then apply for a position by getting in touch with:

PETERS Rechtsanwälte

Jörg Stelzer

Burggrafenstraße 5
40545 Düsseldorf  

Tel.: +49 211 – 66 96 95-0
Fax: +49 211 – 66 96 95-94


There are three good reasons for joining our law firm:


At PETERS you will work with attorneys who bring experience from leading international law firms and legal departments and commitment when it matters. Several attorneys in our law firm are publishers of textbooks and lecturers at universities.

Team spirit.

At PETERS teamwork and development of junior staff are not empty promises. It is important to us that our staff get on well and complement each other’s talents. And we offer attorneys genuine promotion prospects. Pay is based above all on the contribution to our firm’s development and growth.


As an attorney, you will immediately assume responsibility for and in most cases also take over as the contact for our clients. You will attend a wide range of training courses. So that you can continue to enjoy working here as an outstanding attorney in the future.