Hans Henning Hoff is qualified both in Germany and Iceland. He studied law, Scandinavian languages and history at the universities of Erlangen, Reykjavík and Bonn, and obtained his Dr jur summa cum laude at the University of Munich with a thesis on the influence of Roman law on the oldest written Icelandic law. Hans was admitted to the German Bar in 2003, and in 2005 he passed the Icelandic Bar exam as the first foreign lawyer.

Hans advises domestic and international corporate clients and financial institutions in Germany and in Iceland. His areas of practice are corporate and commercial law with a special focus on energy-related projects. Hans also has considerable experience in real estate transactions. Regarding corporate law, he advises his clients with regard to M&A transactions, corporate restructurings and joint ventures, and also on an ongoing basis.