Partnership register District Court Essen, number PR 1861
Represented by the partners Arno Lampmann, Niklas Haberkamm and Birgit Rosenbaum, Stadtwaldgürtel 81-83, 50935 Köln
Telephone: 0221 / 2716733-0
Fax: 0221 / 2716733-33
E-Mail: [email protected]
Responsible for the editorial content as per Article 55 II of the German Broadcasting Agreement of the Federal States is attorney Arno Lampmann.
Professional liability insurance
with HDI-Gerling Firmen und Privat Versicherung AG, Charles-de-Gaulle Platz 1, 50679 Köln.
As per the German Federal Lawyers Act, attorneys are required to maintain a professional liability insurance with a minimum insurance sum of 250,000 EUR. The details are found in Article 51 of the German Federal Lawyers Act.
Geographical scope: Germany and other European countries. The following are insured: liability claims arising out of (1) activities in connection with the consultation and application of European law; (2) activities of the attorney in front of European courts. Worldwide in the amount of the statutory minimum insurance amount for liability claims made by the policyholder in front of non-European courts. The insurance coverage does not include liability claims arising out of activities from offices set up or maintained in a non-European country.
The partners of the law firm have acquired the necessary qualifications to carry the professional title of “attorney” in Germany. They are members of the following Bar Association, which also serves as the supervisory authority:
Bar Association of the Higher Regional Court of Cologne, Riehler Strasse 30 50668 Köln, Federal Republic of Germany
Telephone: 0221-97 30 10-0
Fax: 0221-97 30 10-50
Professional titles/professional standards
The following apply
• Attorney professional code
•Regulations for specialized attorneys
•German Federal Lawyers Act
•German Federal Code of Lawyers’ Fees
•German Attorney’s Compensation Act as of July 1st, 2004
Conflicts of interest
We work with a software for attorneys in our law firm. Within the scope of this program, the possibilities for conflicts of interest are automatically checked.
Extrajudicial dispute mediation procedure
In the case of a dispute between the attorney and the client, a dispute mediation procedure may be used.
Address of the mediation body:
Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft c/o Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer Littenstraße 9 10179 Berlin.
Additional information can be found on the website of the federal law society www.brak.de.
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