Legal Notice

Legal Notice

AMERELLER is a global legal practice structured as a Swiss verein which operates through its offices, entities and joint ventures to provide legal services and other professional services ("Member Firms"). The Member Firms include Amereller Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB (Munich and Berlin, Germany), Amereller Legal Consultants (Dubai, UAE), Amereller Legal Consultants FZE (Ras Al Khaimah, UAE), Mena Associates (Baghdad, Basra and Erbil, Iraq), Mena Associates (Cairo, Egypt), Al Ahmar & Partners (Damascus, Syria) and their subsidiaries, affiliates and joint ventures.

References to "AMERELLER" or the "firm" on this website or other written materials refers to either the Swiss verein or one or more Member Firms as the context may provide. The engagement letter between a Member Firm and a client sets out the terms and conditions for the provision of legal services.

In accordance with the common terminology used in professional services organizations, any reference to a "partner" of AMERELLER means a partner, member, consultant, or employee with equivalent standing and qualifications in at least one Member Firm.

The websites of AMERELLER are intended for information purposes only and may include attorney advertising. Readers are responsible for obtaining such advice from their own legal counsel.

 
Germany

Registered office of the partnership

Amereller Rechtsanwälte - Partnerschaft mbB
Lenbachplatz 4
80333 München
Germany

Phone: +49 89 549019 0
Fax: +49 89 549019 99

E-Mail: office@amereller.com

Unless otherwise stated, all attorneys employed in Munich are admitted to practice as lawyers in the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the Munich Bar Association (Rechtsanwaltskammer für den Oberlandesbezirk München, Tal 33, 80331 München, Germany, Tel +49 89 532944-0, www.rechtsanwaltskammer-muenchen.de), which acts as the supervising authority.


Unless otherwise stated, all attorneys employed in Berlin are admitted to practice as lawyers in the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the Berlin Bar Association (Rechtsanwaltskammer Berlin, Littenstraße 9, 10179 Berlin, Germany, Tel +49 30 30 69 31 0, www.rak-berlin.de), which acts as the supervising authority.

Legal form and register

Amereller Rechtsanwälte - Partnerschaft mbB is a partnership with limited professional liability pursuant to the German Professional Partnership Act (Partnerschaftsgesellschaftsgesetz, PartGG), registered under number PR 538 in the partnership register of District Court Munich (Amtsgericht München).

Value added tax identification number pursuant to Section 27a German VAT Act

VAT Reg No DE 219 232 564

Professional liability insurance
ERGO Versicherung AG
Viktoriaplatz 1, 40198 Düsseldorf, Germany
Territorial scope of application: worldwide

Professional legal regulations

The following relevant professional regulations apply: Federal Lawyers' Act (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung, BRAO), Rules of Professional Practice (Berufsordnung, BORA), Regulations Relating to Specialist Lawyers (Fachanwaltsordnung, FAO),
Lawyers’ Fees Act (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz, RVG), Code of Conduct for European Lawyers (Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe, CCBE).

Some of the professional legal regulations can be viewed and downloaded in German and English on the website of the Federal Bar Association (Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer) at www.brak.de in the section entitled Professional Law (Berufsrecht).

Extrajudicial mediation
In case of disputes between attorneys-at-law and their clients, an application for out-of-court mediation can be submitted to the regional bar association (pursuant to §73(2) No. 3 in conjunction with §73(5) of the Federal Lawyers' Act, § 73 Abs. 2 Nr. 3 i.V.m. § 73 Abs. 5 BRAO) or to the arbitration board of the bar (§191f of the Federal Lawyers' Act, § 191f BRAO) at the Federal Bar Association (Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer), which can be found in the internet via the website of the Federal Bar Association (Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer) at www.brak.de, E-mail: schlichtungsstelle@s-d-r.org

 
UAE

In Dubai, Amereller Legal Consultants is registered with the Dubai Ruler's Court and the Dubai Department of Economic Development.

The following professionals listed on the Dubai office are not resident in the UAE and not registered with the relevant authorities: Christine Baltzer- Zacharias, Roger Button, Raffaella Cavandoli, Silke Elrifai, Dr. Gunila Molineus, Hussam Mujally, and Frederic Wapler. 

In Ras Al Khaimah, Amereller Legal Consultants FZE is registered in the Ras Al Khaimah Free Zone as a free zone establishment with limited liability with license number 6000409.