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Main areas

Employment Law
China / South East Asia
Litigation / Dispute Resolution
White Collar Crime / Compliance
Corporate / M&A
Antitrust / Commercial Distribution


New office location of the Schindhelm Alliance in Paris


German, English

Dr. Bernhard Heringhaus

Dipl.-Ing. Agrar (degree in agricultural engineering)
Lawyer and Partner
also licensed to practise in Bucharest/Romania


Dr. Bernhard Heringhaus has been a lawyer at Schindhelm in Osnabrück since 1993 and as a managing shareholder since 2000. He is the managing partner of the Schindhelm offices in Bucharest and Shanghai. He is also the administrative director of Schindhelm SE and in this position also responsible for the international business of the Schindhelm Group.

Between 2000 and 2004, he was a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Between 1989 and 1990 he was a research assistant at the Institute for Trade and Corporate Law at the University of Osnabrück, Prof. Dr. Baums.

After successfully completing his degree at Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences, majoring in agriculture, and gaining the agricultural engineering qualification “Dipl.-Ing. Agrar” in 1984, Dr. Bernhard Heringhaus studied law at the University of Osnabrück from 1984 to 1989. 1989 First State Examination in Law. 1993 Second State Examination in Law. Doctorate in law, with the title “Dr. jur.”, in 1994.