Export control law in Germany

As lawyer in Hamburg specialized in foreign trade law we are well-acquainted with the rules of foreign trade. We are counsels for German exporters with their queries in foreign trade and especially can be of assistance in case of sanctions, embargoes, questions on dual-use goods and export permits.

„It is necessary to observe the provisions of the foreign trade and payments law – – there is danger of high prison sentences.”

From our office in Hamburg we give legal advice to companies all over Germany for their foreign trade questions. We assist them to optimize the company processes and are at their side in case of differences with the authorities, as e.g. BAFA.

Please do not hesitate to contact our foreign trade lawyers in Hamburg. You can reach us by telephone from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. under +49 (0) 40-3696 150.

Foreign Trade Law – better to have someone at your side

Among our fields of activity are:

  • dealing with terror lists and lists of sanctions
  • the Dual-use Regulation
  • EU sanctions (e.g. Ivory Coast, Belarus, Iran, Yemen, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Russia, Syria)
  • legal defence in criminal proceedings and  monetary fine proceedings due to infringement of sanctions.
  • assistance for the foreign trade audit.

Important projects in foreign trade legislation

O&W’s lawyers, specialized in foreign trade legislation, already assisted in numerous projects on foreign trade law. Here you will find a selection of our past and present projects. Should you wish more information, please click on the title.