our offices


Hanseatic Trade Center
Am Sandtorkai 77
20457 Hamburg


+49 (0) 40 30 33 16 0


+49 (0) 40 30 33 16 190

Managing Partner:

Eckart Budelmann



Established in 2007, the Hamburg office exemplifies Bryan Cave’s focus on Europe und represents an important step in expanding our international capacity. In addition to a global perspective, clients benefit from the experience and resources of an established international firm. Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany. The port of Hamburg is Germany’s largest seaport and is one of the largest container ports in the world.

In Germany we advise clients in all important practice areas locally and in their international and global projects. We also assist foreign clients with investments in Germany and Europe. We furthermore advise our clients in complex national and international arbitration and dispute proceedings.

We not only view the German and international markets as legal experts but also advise on the basis of established business and cultural expertise.

Our lawyers serve a wide spectrum with a focus on the following areas
  • Corporate/M&A 
  • General Commercial Law
  • Private Equity 
  • Banking and Finance 
  • Intellectual Property
  • Compliance and Data Protection
  • International Trade and Customs
  • Labor and Employment
  • Tax 
  • Real Estate and Tenancy Law
  • Litigation
  • Antitrust and Competition
  • Islamic Finance


We greatly value personal relationships in order to understand the business interests of our clients. It is particularly important for us to establish long-term relationships of trust with our clients by providing high-quality and collaborative advice. Whether we are working on a €100 million transaction or a pro bono project, we fully involve ourselves in the tasks entrusted to us. Our aim is to keep an eye on your objectives through strategic legal advice and a strong collaborative relationship.