Prof. Dr. Hanns-Christian Salger, LL.M. Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer), Attorney at Law (New York), Arbitrator (FCIArb), Certified Mediator

University education in Law, Philosophy and Political Science in Freiburg im Breisgau, Doctorate (Dr. iur.), lawyer admitted since 1982

Studies of Law at the University of Illinois, USA, (LL.M.), admission to the Bar in the State of New York, USA (1986)

Honorary Professor at the Johann-Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt/Main (1998)

Partner in the law firm Droste in Hamburg (1987 – 1991) and in Frankfurt/Main, later named Boesebeck Droste, then Lovells Boesebeck Droste and thereafter Lovells (until 2004)

Founding Partner of SALGER Rechtsanwälte, Frankfurt/Main (2004 – 2017), partner in our firm since 2019

Numerous M&A-transactions and joint ventures in Germany and abroad, extensive work as arbitrator (FCIArb) and certified mediator

Admitted as visiting European attorney in the Czech Republic (2007) and as registered foreign lawyer in Hong Kong (2010)

Member of the State of Hessen Bar Examination Board and of the Specialized Boards for Commercial and Company law and Industrial Property law of the Bar of Frankfurt/Main

Member of the supervisory boards of several German and international companies


  • Commercial and Corporate Law
  • International Business Law
  • Industrial Property Law


  • Lectures on International Sales Law (CISG), Private International Law (conflict of laws), International Corporate Law, International Contract Drafting, International Business Transactions and International Commercial Arbitration at the Law Faculty and the Institute for Law and Finance of Goethe University Frankfurt am Main and at various universities abroad, e.g. in Hanoi, Dubai, Tel Aviv and Istanbul
  • Extensive lecturing activity in contract law, corporate law, competition law, M&A and arbitration


  • Co-editor and co-author: Salger/Trittmann
    Internationale Schiedsverfahren
    Verlag C.H. Beck, 2019
  • Co-author in: Flohr/Wauschkuhn
    Verlag C.H. Beck, 2. Auflage 2018
  • Co-author in:
    Münchener Anwaltshandbuch Internationales Wirtschaftsrecht
    Verlag C.H. Beck, 2017
  • Co-author in:
    Münchener Handbuch des Gesellschaftsrechts
    Verlag C.H. Beck
  • Co-editor and co-author in: Witz/Salger/Lorenz
    International Einheitliches Kaufrecht
    Deutscher Fachverlag GmbH, 2. Auflage 2016
  • Co-author in: Triebel
    Mergers & Acquisitions
    Verlag Recht und Wirtschaft Heidelberg, 2004
  • Co-editor and co-author:
    Handbuch der europäischen Rechts- und Wirtschaftspraxis
    Verlag für Rechts- und Anwaltspraxis, 1996

Prof. Dr. Hanns-Christian Salger, LL.M. 

Prof. Dr. Hanns-Christian Salger, LL.M.
Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer)
Attorney at Law (New York)
Arbitrator (FCIArb)
Certified Mediator


Certified lawyer in Commercial and Corporate Law,
Certified lawyer in International Business Law,
Certified lawyer in Industrial Property Law

Legal fields
Shareholders and Corporations, Distribution, Trade Law and Unfair Trade Practices, International Business Transaction, D&O Liability, Banks and Rating Agencies, Legal Issues of the Corona Pandemic, Arbitration and Commercial Mediation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Insurance Companies

German, English
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