Christopher Semtner

Lawyer, Board certified specialist for Business Law, Partner

Beruflicher Werdegang

Studied law in Hamburg, legal clerkship in Hamburg and San Francisco. Worked as an attorney at a major international law firm, followed by many years of work at a medium-sized law firm in Hamburg (most recently as a salary partner there). Since 2021 attorney at law at SCHOMERUS.


Mr. Semtner advises on commercial and corporate law, corporate transactions (M&A), insolvency law, real estate law, general business law, contract drafting as well as litigation and other disputes.


  • Establishment and management of partnerships and corporations

  • Support with structural measures in the company

  • Corporate transactions (M&A)

  • Advice to shareholders and managing directors

  • Entrepreneurial succession planning

  • Insolvency law issues

  • Acquisition and sale of real estate

  • General business law issues

  • General and individual contract drafting

  • Support in court and out-of-court disputes


  • Hanseatic Bar Association Hamburg

  • German Bar Association (DAV), Lawyers' association Hamburg (HAV)

  • Working Group on Commercial and Corporate Law in the DAV

  • Gerd Bucerius Discussion Group of the Zeit Foundation (Alumnus)

Always well informed with the newsletters from SCHOMERUS

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20459 Hamburg