Rechtsanwalt in Hamburg & Côte d´Azur

Henning Schwarzkopf, M.C.L.


Hamburg - Antibes
Singapore - Hong Kong

We are an internationally oriented law firm with offices in Hamburg and Antibes, France, as well as a representative office in Singapore. Our clients are companies and individuals from Europe (Germany and France) and Asia, whom we advise on German and French law in their domestic and cross-border activities.

With our offices in several countries as well as long-standing partners in Singapore, Hong Kong and Shanghai, we offer a reliable local presence with profound knowledge of the respective local legal systems and customs. We see ourselves as business-minded lawyers who always keep the economic interests of our clients in mind.

We advise and support our clients with a flat structure at transparent fees. We are distinguished by our profound legal knowledge and many years of experience in our special fields.

Henning Schwarzkopf, M.C.L. – a German and French lawyer with an international orientation

Henning Schwarzkopf, the founder, embodies the spirit, tradition and international focus of the firm. He is admitted at both the Hanseatic Bar Association of Hamburg and the Barreau de Grasse (France). This makes him one of the few German lawyers in the South of Frances admitted in both countries.

After the law exam in Hamburg, intern work in San Francisco and New York, among other places, he studied at the University of Miami after the  advanced law exam and graduated with a Master of Comparative Law (focus: inter-national business and maritime trade law). Several years as a representative of a German law firm in the USA followed, until he returned to Hamburg via a position as in-house counsel for a trust company in Monaco. 15 years ago he began his additional focus towards China and Hong Kong to provide legal support to clients with business activities there. After successfully building up a solid network he added Singapore to advise his European clients there, as well.

Last, but not least

As a specialist in maritime law and an experienced ocean yachtsman, Henning Schwarzkopf is one of the pioneers of “yachting” in China and a founding member of the APSA – Asia Pacific Superyacht Association based in Hong Kong.