Branch office registered in the partnership register: ZELLER & SEYFERT Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB Scharfe Lanke 113 A D-13595 Berlin Germany
The legal form of the law firm ZELLER & SEYFERT Attorneys at Law Partnership mbB is a partnership with limited professional liability (PartGmbB) in accordance with the German Act on Partnership Companies of Members of Independent Professions Partnership Companies Act
List of Partners: German Attorney at Law Dr. Christian Hendrik Zeller and German Attorney at Law Dr. Christian Seyfert, LL.M. (San Francisco, GGU)
Management: German Attorney at Law Dr. Christian Hendrik Zeller and German Attorney at Law Dr. Christian Seyfert, LL.M. (San Francisco, GGU)
Partnership register: Local Court Frankfurt am Main, PR 2117
Competent Chamber: Our attorneys are admitted to practice in the Federal Republic of Germany. The competent supervisory authority for attorneys Dr. Christian Zeller und Dr. Christian Seyfert is the Bar Association Frankfurt am Main, Bockenheimer Anlage 36, 60322 Frankfurt am Main. The competent supervisory authority for attorney Mirko Vorreuter is the Bar Association Berlin, Littenstraße 9, 10179 Berlin.
Titles and professional titles
German Attorney at Law Dr. Christian Seyfert, LL.M. (San Francisco, GGU): The degree of “Doctor of Laws (Dr. jur.)” was awarded to him by the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg.
The title “LL.M. in US Legal Studies” was awarded to him by Golden Gate University, San Francisco, USA.
The authorization to use the title “Fachanwalt für Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz” was granted to him by the Bar Association Frankfurt am Main.
He has been authorized to use the title “Fachanwalt für Urheber- und Medienrecht” (specialist attorney for copyright and media law) by the Frankfurt am Main Bar Association.
The authorization to use the title “Specialist Lawyer for International Business Law” was awarded to him by the Bar Association Frankfurt am Main.
German Attorney at Law Dr. Christian Hendrik Zeller: The degree of “Doctor of Law” (Dr. jur.) was awarded to him by the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main.
Professional liability insurance
Name and address of professional liability insurance: Allianz Versicherungs-Aktiengesellschaft, Königinstr. 28, 80802 Munich.
Scope of Coverage: Our professional liability insurance has a sum insured of up to EUR 2.5 million in each individual case. The maximum annual coverage for all damages caused in one insurance year is EUR 10 million.
Territorial scope of the professional liability insurance: The entire territory of the European Union and the states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The insurance coverage thus at least meets the requirements of the regulations pursuant to Section 51 of the German Federal Lawyers’ Act (BRAO). The insurance coverage does not apply to liability claims arising from activities in connection with consulting and dealing with non-European law as well as from activities before non-European courts.
Professional regulations for lawyers
Professional code of conduct for attorneys (BORA) Specialist Lawyer Regulations (FAO) Federal Lawyers’ Act (BRAO) Lawyers’ Remuneration Act (RVG) Professional regulations of lawyers in the European Community.
The professional regulations can be viewed and accessed in German and English at the Federal Chamber of Lawyers at the Internet address www.brak.de under the heading “Berufsrecht” (Professional Law).
Multidisciplinary activities / professional communities / conflicts of interest
The law firm ZELLER & SEYFERT Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB occasionally cooperates with foreign lawyers in cases with a foreign connection. There is no fixed framework cooperation agreement with a specific law firm or a specific lawyer.
The law firm ZELLER & SEYFERT Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB does not provide tax consulting services.
Memberships and honorary offices of the individual attorneys of the law firm ZELLER & SEYFERT Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB are listed under the individual attorneys (see under the link “LITIGATORS”).
The representation of conflicting interests is prohibited for lawyers due to professional regulations (§ 43a para. 4 BRAO). Before accepting a mandate, we therefore always carefully check whether a conflict of interest exists.
Out-of-court dispute resolution
In the event of disputes between lawyers and their clients, there is the possibility of out-of-court dispute resolution upon application to the Bar Association in Frankfurt am Main (pursuant to Section 73 (2) No. 3 BRAO in conjunction with Section 73 (5) BRAO) or to the Arbitration Board of the Bar (Section 191f BRAO) at the German Federal Bar Association (to be found on the Internet via the homepage of the German Federal Bar Association (www.brak.de), e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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