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Hengeler Mueller Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB (Partnership of Lawyers with Limited Professional Liability under the German Partnership Act (Partnerschaftsgesellschaftsgesetz).
Registered Seat and Registration: Registered seat in Berlin, Local Court (Amtsgericht) of Berlin-Charlottenburg, PR 291
Offices and addresses (including e-mail addresses): Offices
Professional liability insurance with worldwide coverage is provided by AXA Versicherung AG, Colonia-Allee 10-20, 51067 Cologne, Germany.
VAT identification number: DE 112 008 745
Competent regional bars (Rechtsanwaltskammern): Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main and Munich. The addresses of the regional bars can be found at the website of the German Federal Bar(Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer) www.brak.de.
Unless otherwise stated, all our lawyers are admitted to practice in the Federal Republic of Germany.
Applicable professional rules and laws include, without limitation, the German Federal Lawyers' Act (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung), the Rules of Professional Practice (Berufsordnung), the Rules of Professional Practice for Specialist Lawyers (Fachanwaltsordnung), the German Act on Lawyers' Fees (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz) and the Code of Conduct for European Lawyers. The above rules and laws can be found at www.brak.de under "Professional Rules" ("Berufsrecht").
Some of the lawyers based in Berlin and Frankfurt am Main are additionally authorised to act as notaries.
List of Notaries
Competent chambers of notaries: Berlin and Frankfurt am Main. The addresses of the chambers can be found at www.bnotk.de in category"Chambers of Notaries" ("Notarkammern") under "Bundesnotarkammer".
The professional rules and laws applicable to notaries (the German Federal Notaries' Act (Bundesnotarordnung), the German Notarisation Act (Beurkundungsgesetz), the Rules of Professional Conduct for Notaries (Dienstordnung für Notarinnen und Notare), the German Court and Notary Fees Act (Gerichts- und Notarkostengesetz), the rules of the competent chambers of notaries and the European Codex of Notarial Professional Ethics (Europäischer Kodex des notariellen Standesrechts)) can be found at www.bnotk.de under "Professional rules" ("Berufsrecht").
Supervisory Authority for Notaries with seat in Frankfurt am Main:
President of the District Court of Frankfurt am Main
60313 Frankfurt am Main
Supervisory Authority for Notaries with seat in Berlin:
President of the District Court of Berlin
Tegeler Weg 17-21
Online Dispute Resolution platform and Consumer Conciliation Procedures (Art. 14 para 1 of the ODR-Ordinance and § 36 German Consumer Protection Act)
The European Commission provides a platform for out-of-court dispute resolution, which can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.
In Germany, the competent consumer conciliation board for disputes over proprietary interests resulting from a client relationship is the Lawyers' Meditation Board (Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft), Neue Grünstraße 17, 10179 Berlin, www.schlichtungsstelle-der-rechtsanwaltschaft.de.
Hengeler Mueller does not participate in procedures for dispute resolution before a consumer conciliation board.
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Information and Waiver of Liability
Every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of any information and links on this website. However, any and all liability which might arise from your use of, or reliance on the accuracy of, the information or links contained on the website is excluded. The information on this website and, in particular, in the Client Area is general information and does not constitute legal advice.
This legal information and all issues and disputes regarding this website are governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.