Henning von Zanthier founded the law firm VON ZANTHIER & SCHULZ in Berlin in 1992 with its main focus on business law in Germany and Poland. After studying law in Germany and France (Diplôme Supérieur in Strasbourg), he was awarded the title Master of Law (LL.M.) in the USA (Tulane University). In 1991 he was called to the Bar in Berlin where he worked as a lawyer in a leading international law firm. Since 1995 he has been the owner of the law firm in Poznań (Poland). Since 2009 he is the first non-Polish attorney (radca prawny) to be admitted to the bar in Poznań (Poland). From 2004-2009 he was a lecturer in Polish law at Freie Universität Berlin. In addition, he also lecturers at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań (Poland) on the law of international sale of goods.
One of the main scopes of his professional activity is the renewable energy sector in Poland. He has more than 10 years of experience in this field and is well acknowledged with the subtleties of Polish energy law. He was the Chairman of Deutsch-Polnischer Juristen-Vereinigung e.V. (German-Polish Lawyers Association) between 1993 and 1998 and he is currently the deputy President of the Board of Deutsch-Polnischer Windenergie-Club (German-Polish Wind Energy Club).
Henning von Zanthier speaks German, English, French and Polish.