Hans Christian Kirchner

Practice Group Litigation, Arbitration & ADR

Hans Christian Kirchner has many years' experience as a litigation lawyer before state courts and arbitration tribunals.
He advises and represents financial institutions comprehensively on banking law. His clients include leading private and public banks in Germany as well as foreign financial institutions. He has obtained a number of landmark judgements from the highest courts for his clients on banking and securities law questions.


  • Banking law
  • Trade law
  • Litigation
  • Arbitration


  • Bank trainee
  • Legal studies at the University of Bonn
  • Experience abroad: Representative of German Industry and Trade in Washington D.C. (USA), German Embassy in New Delhi (India)
  • With Noerr since 1996
  • Admitted to the Berlin Chamber of Lawyers


  • Listed as one of the top arbitration, mediation and litigation lawyers, Best Lawyers Germany (2014, 2015)
  • Frequently recommended lawyer for banking and bank regulatory law, as well as dispute resolution, JUVE (2015/2016)


  • Executive Board of the ARGE Bank- und Kapitalmarktrecht of the Deutscher Anwaltsverein (DAV)
  • Bankrechtliche Vereinigung e.V. – Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Bankrecht e.V.
  • Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e.V. (DIS)