Phone + 49 (0) 40 – 76 9999 7979
Fax +49 (0) 40 – 76 9999 7919
Member of Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg (Bar Council)
Tel.: + 49 - 40 - 35 74 41 - 0
Fax: + 49 - 40 - 35 74 41 - 41
VAT Reg.: DE253995461
The professional designation is "Rechtsanwalt" awarded in the Federal Republic of Germany.
The rules of professional conduct applicable to lawyers practice include:
• Federal Lawyers' Act (BRAO)
• Rules of Professional Practice (BORA)
• Code of Specialist Lawyers (FAO)
• Attorney's Fee Act (RVG)
• Code of Conduct for Lawyers of the European Union (CCBE)
• Federal Act against Money Laundering (GWG)
• German Telemedia Act § 5 (TMG)
All texts can be viewed on the Federal Bar Council website at www.brak.de under "Berufsrecht” (law of professional conduct).
Lawyers are due to Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung obliged to maintain professional liability insurance with a minimum coverage of € 250,000.
For further details please see § 51 BRAO.
Professional indemnity insurance at:
Allianz-Versicherungs-AG, 10900 Berlin
The insurance cover of professional liability insurance does not cover liability claims arising from activities related to representation and counselling on non-European Law or at non-European courts
In the case of disputes from the mandate contract an arbitration can be carried out at the Bar Council Hamburg or also at the "arbitration center" which is implemented at the German Federal Bar. Further information about the EU Online Dispute Resolution is provided here.