Details according to §5 (1) Nr.1 TMG

CLARIUS.LEGAL Rechtsanwaltsaktiengesellschaft

Managing Director: Dr. Ernst Georg Berger

Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Prof. Dr. Christoph Schalast

Local court: Amtsgericht Hamburg HRB 148349

VAT Reg.No.: DE304112631

Neuer Wall 77

20354 Hamburg



Phone: +49 40 257 660 900

Fax: +49 40 257 660 919


The European Commission provides an online platform for extrajudicial dispute resolution at CLARIUS.LEGAL will not participate in procedures for dispute resolution before a consumer conciliation board.



All lawyers employed by CLARIUS.LEGAL Rechtsanwaltsaktiengesellschaft are admitted as attorneys in the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the bar association (Rechtsanwaltskammer) at their respective place of residence.


Frankfurt am Main

Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main

Bockenheimer Anlage 36

60322 Frankfurt am Main

Phone: +49 69 170 098 01

Fax: +49 69  170 098 50




Rechtsanwaltskammer Berlin

Littenstrasse 9

10179 Berlin

Phone:  +49 30 306 931  0

Fax: +49 30 306 931 99




Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg

Valentinskamp 88

20355 Hamburg

Phone: +49 40 357 441 0

Fax: +49 40 357 441 41



The bar associations are the competent supervisory agencies for the lawyers.


Professional Regulations

The following professional regulations apply :

  • Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO)
  • Berufsordnung f√ľr Rechtsanw√§lte (BORA)
  • Fachanwaltsordnung (FAO)
  • Gesetz √ľber die Verg√ľtung der Rechtsanw√§ltinnen und Rechtsanw√§lte (RVG)
  • Berufsregeln der Rechtsanw√§lte der Europ√§ischen Gemeinschaft
  • Gesetz √ľber die T√§tigkeit europ√§ischer Rechtsanw√§lte in Deutschland

The current versions of these regulations can be found on the Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer (German Federal Bar) website at


Professional Indemnity Insurance

Professional indemnity insurance is held with ERGO Versicherung AG.

It satisfies or exceeds the requirements of the applicable professional regulations for lawyers listed above.

Territorial scope:

  • Exclusions
  • Claims of liability with foreign implications
  • The insurance coverage excludes claims of liability from activities a) through law practices or offices established or maintained in other nations, b) in connection with the consultancy and work with non-European law, c) of the lawyer practicing before non-European courts.


Email Communications

Emails sent by us are intended exclusively for the indicated recipient. Their content is confidential and part of the legally privileged communication between lawyer and client. Please note that any form of notice, publication, reproduction or transfer of the content of such emails is prohibited without prior approval by the sender. Should you not be the designated recipient, please notify the sender of the email immediately.


For technical and/ or operational reasons, the reception of email communications might be interrupted and/or delayed. Therefore, sending us email communications has no effect on the observance of deadlines and cannot set legally binding deadlines. We recommend sending time-sensitive or urgent messages additionally via postal or courier service or fax. If you want to be sure your email has been received properly, please request a written confirmation of receipt from the recipient.


We take all reasonable precautionary measures to prevent the risk of transmitting computer viruses. However, we are not liable for any damage caused by computer viruses. Please conduct appropriate tests for computer viruses before reading emails and especially before opening attachments.


The communication via email is unsafe due to the possibility of notice and manipulation by third parties. Therefore, we recommend that you not send any confidential information via email without encryption. Please notify your contact person immediately, should you or your employer not wish for email communication between lawyer and client.


If you wish to send us encrypted emails, we are happy to share our public key. You will need a PGP encryption software (e.g. PGP or GnuPG). If you wish to receive encrypted emails from us, please also share your public key with us at the same time.


Should you have any questions (especially with regards to data privacy), please do not hesitate to reach out to us through any of the addresses listed above.