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We practise law in Germany through Allen & Overy LLP.  Allen & Overy LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC306763 and registered office at One Bishops Square, London, E1 6AD, United Kingdom, and represented in Germany by the partners listed under this link (there specifically referred to as "partner").

Below you can find details on our German offices as well as on rules and regulations for lawyers, tax advisors, notaries and European Patent Attorneys.

The lawyers of Allen & Overy LLP practicing in the Federal Republic of Germany are admitted as Rechtsanwältin or Rechtsanwalt and member of the local bar (Rechtsanwaltskammer); or they are members of the local bar as foreign lawyers. Tax advisors, notaries or lawyers who are at the same time members of one of the other professions are admitted in the Federal Republic of Germany as a Rechtsanwalt, Steuerberater an/or Notar and are members of the relevant local bars.

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Lawyers (Germany)
Tax Advisors (Germany)
European Patent Attorney
Dreischeibenhaus 1
40211 Duesseldorf
Phone +49 211 2806 7000
Fax +49 211 2806 7800
USt-ID: DE 232852765 
Rechtsanwaltskammer Duesseldorf
Freiligrathstraße 25
40479 Duesseldorf
Phone +49 211 4950 20
Fax +49 211 4950 228

Steuerberaterkammer Düsseldorf
Grafenberger Allee 98
40237 Düsseldorf

Phone +49 211 66 90 6 0
Fax +49 211 66 90 6 600

Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi)
Bayerstrasse 83
80335 München

Phone +49 89 242052 0
Fax +49 89 242052 220



Lawyers (Germany)
Solicitors (England & Wales)
Tax Advisors (Germany)
Notaries (Germany)
Attorneys at law (USA)
Haus am OpernTurm
Bockenheimer Landstraße 2
60306 Frankfurt am Main
Phone +49 69 2648 5000
Fax +49 69 2648 5800
USt-ID: DE 232852765
Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main
Bockenheimer Anlage 36
60322 Frankfurt am Main
Phone +49 69 1700 9801
Fax +49 69 1700 9850
Steuerberaterkammer Hessen
Gutleutstraße 175
60327 Frankfurt am Main
Phone +49 69 1530 02 0
Fax +49 69 1530 02 60
Regulation authority for tax advisors: 
Hessisches Ministerium der Finanzen
Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 81
65185 Wiesbaden
Notarkammer in Frankfurt am Main 
Bockenheimer Anlage 36 
60322 Frankfurt am Main

Phone +49 69 1700 9802
Fax +49 69 1700 9825

Regulation authority for notaries under section 92 no. 1 BNotO:
Präsident des Landgerichts Frankfurt am Main
Gerichtsstraße 2
60313 Frankfurt am Main

Phone +49 69 1367 01
Fax +49 69 1367 6050 


Lawyers (Germany)
Kehrwieder 12
20457 Hamburg
Phone +49 40 8222 12 0
Fax +49 40 8222 12 200
USt-ID: DE 232852765
Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg
Bleichenbruecke 9
20354 Hamburg
Phone +49 40 3574 41 0
Fax +49 40 3574 41 41


Lawyers (Germany)
Tax Advisors (Germany)
Maximilianstraße 35
80539 München
Phone +49 89 71043 3000
Fax +49 89 71043 3800
USt-ID: DE 232852765
Rechtsanwaltskammer für den Oberlandesgerichtsbezirk München
Tal 33
80331 München
Phone +49 89 5329 44 0
Fax +49 89 5329 44 28
Steuerberaterkammer München
Nederlinger Str. 9
80638 München
Phone +49 89 1579 02 0
Fax +49 89 1579 02 19

Rules and regulations governing professional conduct


Relevant rules and regulations governing the professional conduct of lawyers admitted in Germany:

  • Federal Lawyers' Act (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung; BRAO)
  • Lawyers' Compensation Act (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz; RVG)
  • Rules of Professional Practice (Berufsordnung; BORA)
  • Rules of Professional Practice for Specialist Lawyers (Fachanwaltsordnung; FAO)

The full text of these rules and regulations is available on (primarily in German language).


Solicitors of England and Wales

Relevant rules and regulations governing the professional conduct of solicitors can be found on the website of the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales



Relevant rules and regulations governing the professional conduct of tax advisors:

  • Tax Advisory Act (Steuerberatungsgesetz; StBerG)
  • Implementation Ordinance to the Tax Advisory Act (Durchführungsverordnung zum Steuerberatungsgesetz; DVStB)
  • Rules of Professional Conduct for Tax Advisors (Berufsordnung für Steuerberater; BOStB)
  • Ordinance on Tax Advisors' Fees (Steuerberatergebührenverordnung; StBGebV)

The full text of these rules and regulations is available on under "Downloads/Berufsrecht" (primarily in German language).



Relevant rules and regulations governing the professional conduct of notaries:

  • Federal Notaries Act (Bundesnotarordnung, BNotO)
  • Notarisation Act (Beurkundungsgesetz, BeurkG)
  • Guidelines of the Frankfurt Chamber of Notaries (Richtlinien der Notarkammer Frankfurt am Main)
  • Official Regulations for Notaries (Dienstordnung für Notarinnen und Notare, DONot)
  • Court and Notary Fees Act (Gerichts- und Notarkostengesetz, GNotKG)

The full text of these rules and regulations is available at (primarily in German language).


European Patent Attorneys

The regulations of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office are available at


Professional indemnity insurance

Allen & Overy has in place professional indemnity insurance led by Travelers Syndicate 5000 at Lloyd’s, 33 St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8AG and supported by other major insurance companies and Lloyds syndicates (Policy No. P8086636 and others).

Our professional indemnity insurance covers Allen & Overy entities worldwide and extends to acts or omissions wherever in the world they occur. Further details may be obtained from Allen & Overy's General Counsel

Data Protection

For information about how we process data we receive through users of this website, please see our Privacy Policy.

Information under section 36 Consumer Dispute Resolution Act (Verbraucherstreitbeilegungsgesetz):

Like all German lawyers, Allen & Overy LLP is not obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer conciliation board. Neither is Allen & Overy LLP prepared to participate in such proceedings.