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Legal notice

Wolf Grezesch, Dr. Jochen Bachmann, Dr. Alexander Pallas, Julius Heinisch, Katja Kastaun, Dr. Maren Pallas, Julia Maria Minnerup, Christoph Thomas, Caspar J. Freter, Dr. Eva-Marie Birkmann, Chiara Schmöe and Inneke Alpers are lawyers licensed to practice law in the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Bremen bar, Knochenhauerstrasse 36/37, 28195 Bremen, Germany.
Dr. Andreas Höpfner is lawyer licensed to practice law in the Federal Republic of Germany and member of the Rechtsanwaltskammer Köln, Riehler Straße 30, 50668 Cologne, Germany.

The following rules related to fees and rules of professional practice apply

  • BRAO - The Federal Lawyers' Act
  • BORA - Rules of Professional Practice for Lawyers
  • FAO - Specialist Lawyers' Regulations
  • RVG - Act on the Remuneration of Lawyers
  • CCBE - Code of Conduct for European Lawyers

The texts of these professional law regulations can be viewed on the website of the German Federal Bar (Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer in German and English under the “Berufsrecht” heading.

Professional liability insurance: Allianz Versicherungs-AG, Koeniginstr. 28, 80802 Munich, Germany.

Scope of validity: In the entire EU zone and in the member countries of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Out-of-court mediation: In the event of disputes between lawyers and their clients, the option of out-of-court mediation can be applied for at the Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Bremen bar (as per Section 73, Paragraph 2, No. 3 BRAO in conjunction with Section 73, Paragraph 5 BRAO) or at the Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft conciliation service (Section 191f BRAO) at the German Federal Bar. Please see the website of the German Federal Bar (

The English version of this website is a translation of the German website. In the event of a discrepancy between the translation and the original German version of this website, the original version will prevail.

Translation by Louise Mawbey (

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