Mr Henning von Zanthier is the Founding Partner of VON ZANTHIER & SCHULZ with offices in Berlin, Germany and Poznań, Poland.
Following his legal studies in Germany and France, Mr von Zanthier obtained the LLM degree at Tulane University in the United States in 1989. In 1991, he was admitted to the Berlin bar and started working at a large international law firm. He founded the law firm "VON ZANTHIER & SCHULZ" in Berlin in 1992, with its focus on business law for companies. In 1995, he established the first German linked law firm in Poznań. In 2003, he was the first member as a foreign lawyer at the Poznań bar, Poland. He is the first non-Polish lawyer who has also been fully admitted to the chamber in Poznań. He lectured on Polish law at the Free University of Berlin between 2004 - 2007. He focuses on corporate law, commercial law and Polish renewable energy law.
Mr von Zanthier was the chairman of the Polish-German Association of Legal Experts between 1993 and 1998. He is one of the founders and current president of the League of Lawyers – an association of medium-sized business law firms from Asia and Europe. He has authored a number of articles on Polish-German Business. He regularly gives lectures on this subject for various institutions. He also lectures at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań on UN Convention on International Sales of Goods (CISG). His law firm has also clients from China, Japan and India, who invest in Germany or Poland.
Mr von Zanthier nis fluent in German, English, Polish and French.