Foreign Trade

For a number of years we have been listed amongst the leading law firms in foreign trade law. We advise enterprises, logistics providers and financial institutes operating in the foreign trade sector - on the development and implementation of strategies, on contract structuring, during licensing and information procedures as well as on their daily business affairs.

We represent enterprises and their executive officers in criminal and penalty proceedings. We also offer preventative advice, in particular within the scope of our Compliance advisory services. We represent enterprises before the national authorities and the European Commission, as well as before the financial and administrative courts through to the European Court of Justice. 
In case of specialist questions on foreign law, we collaborate on a regular basis with law firms in the respective countries.

Focuses of our advice in the field of foreign trade law are, inter alia:
  • Foreign trade law/export control
  • Economic sanctions and embargos
  • International contract law
  • Excise law
  • WTO law and other international economic treaties
  • Customs law
  • Investment protection