Dr Lothar Harings

Dr Lothar Harings

Lawyer

Partner

l.harings@gvw.com
T +49 40 35922-278
F +49 40 35922-293

Main Office
Hamburg
GvW Graf von Westphalen
Poststrasse 9 – Alte Post
20354 Hamburg

Representing: Brussels

Focus Areas
Foreign Trade and Logistics
State Aid and Subsidies

Languages

German, English

Education

Studied in Freiburg and Heidelberg

Recommendations

"The flagship in customs matters", "comprehensive specialist knowledge on customs law, anti-dumping, foreign trade law and export control", Competitor (JUVE Handbook 2019 Tax); Leading consultant for foreign trade law, "competent", "excellent knowledge of the subject matter", "extremely deep specialist knowledge and great practical experience, pleasant and uncomplicated" competitor  (JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2018/2019); "Outstanding in the field", "great when it comes to anti-dumping" (JUVE Handbook 2018 Taxes); Leading lawyer in Foreign trade, “well versed and experienced”, competitor (JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2017/2018); Leading lawyer in Foreign trade, “complete and thorough professional”, competitor, “always competent and pragmatic”, client, “one of the few attorneys from whom one can expect clear statements that I also understand” client (JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2016/2017); Leading lawyer in Market Regulations, Customs and WTO-Law (JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2013/2014, 2014/2015 and 2015/2016); Listed in "Best Lawyers Germany" for European Union Law (Ranking Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers 2020); Recommended lawyer for foreign trade law, „especially recommended” (The Legal 500 Deutschland 2018); Leader in the field, “strategy and legal skill” on embargoes and sanctions, “very high level of knowledge”, “strong business understanding” (Who’s Who Legal Trade & Customs, since 2014); Recommendation in Foreign Trade and Export Controls (Kanzleimonitor 2016-2019 [Bundesverband der Unternehmensjuristen])

Teaching

Founder and managing director of Hamburger Zollakademie; lecturer at Bucerius Law School; lecturer of the course „Fachberater Zölle/Verbrauchsteuern“ at Deutsches Wissenschaftliches Institut der Steuerberater e.V. (DWS)

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Associations

Chairman of Europäisches Forum der Außenwirtschaft, Zölle und Verbrauchssteuern (EFA); Member of advisory board of Zentrum für Außenwirtschaftsrecht (ZAR); Gesellschaft für Rechtsvergleichung 

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