Lawyer & Notary



Dr. Stephan Molls, attorney with a focus on commercial law, joined Kümmerlein in 2013.

He advises his clients (especially mid-sized industrial and commercial companies, their directors and shareholders) in all matters of commercial, corporate and contract law. Dr. Molls is specialized in both judicial and extrajudicial corporate litigation as well as enforcement and defense of claims for damages and liability, especially in the area of manager liability / D&O. His field of expertise covers the drafting of articles of association and internal rules of procedure, service and supply contracts and cooperation agreements.

Another focus of his legal work lies on insolvency law, in particular the defense of contestation claims.

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Stephan Molls studied law at the University of Münster with a focus on contract law and graduated in a foreign language program in Common Law. In January 2013, after completing his doctoral thesis and passing the bar exam he started his legal career in his hometown Essen at Kümmerlein. Within the scope of secondments at a private bank in Essen and an internationally active construction group, Dr. Molls provided long-term advice in-house and from the corporate perspective of two clients. In 2017 he became partner of Kümmerlein.

Dr. Stephan Molls works in German and English language.

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