Dr Henner Schläfke

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer), certified specialist in banking and capital markets law
Practice Group: Litigation, Arbitration & ADR
Practice Group: Antitrust & Competition

Henner Schlaefke represents national and international clients in litigation before state courts. He specialises in disputes relating to antitrust damages claims and has experience in de-fending cartelists against follow-on claims and setting up structured projects for companies claiming damages. Apart from this, Henner advises on banking and capital investment law and represents clients in this area.


  • Litigation
  • Banking and capital investment law
  • Antitrust damages


  • Studied law at Humboldt University of Berlin and Queen Mary College, University of London (UK)
  • Legal traineeship at a litigation law firm in Berlin and a leading international law firm in New York (USA)
  • At Noerr since 2011
  • Admitted to the Berlin Chamber of Lawyers


  • German Lawyers’ Association (DAV)
  • German Banking Law Association – Academic Society for Banking Law (BrV)
  • German antitrust research association Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht

Selected Publications

  • The German Federal Court of Justice provides guidance on assessment of effects in damage cases (Rail cartel), Concurrences e-Competitions Bulletin December 2018
  • Kläger ohne Einfluss auf Verfahren – Bundestag beschließt Musterfeststellungsklage mit wesentlichen Änderungen (with Dieter Hettenbach), Börsenzeitung, 21 July 2018
  • Vermögensbindung in der Kapitalgesellschaft & Co. KG als haftungsbeschränkter Personengesellschaft, Studien zum Handels-, Arbeits- und Wirtschaftsrecht, volume 147, 2013