Pinsent Masons Germany LLP

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Pinsent Masons Germany LLP 
Ottostr. 21
80333 Munich

[email protected]

Management of Pinsent Masons Germany LLP

Rainer Kreifels is the Managing Partner of Pinsent Masons Germany LLP and is authorised to represent Pinsent Masons Germany LLP.

Every partner is entitled to accept and process cases themselves.

List of partners

A list of equity partners and non-equity partners including information on their professional qualifications can be inspected at the registered office of Pinsent Masons Germany LLP or at Ottostr. 21, 80333 Munich. 

Pinsent Masons Germany LLP - List of Members 

Pinsent Masons Germany LLP is a limited liability partnership incorporated in England & Wales (registered number: OC373389). The partnership has a German branch with its place of business in Munich at Ottostr 21, 80333 Munich, registered in the register of partnerships of the Munich District Court in Munich (registered number: PR 1154), which operates offices in Munich, Frankfurt and Dusseldorf. The word 'partner', used in relation to Pinsent Masons Germany LLP, refers to a member of Pinsent Masons Germany LLP or an employee or consultant of Pinsent Masons Germany LLP or any affiliated firm who is a lawyer with equivalent standing and qualifications. 

A list of the members of Pinsent Masons Germany LLP, and of those non-members who are designated as partners, is displayed at Pinsent Masons Germany LLP's place of management at 80333 Munich, Ottostr. 21, Germany and at its registered office address at the international headquarters of Pinsent Masons LLP at 30 Crown Place, London EC2A 4ES, United Kingdom. We use 'Pinsent Masons' to refer to Pinsent Masons LLP and affiliated entities, including Pinsent Masons Germany LLP, that practise under the name 'Pinsent Masons' or a name that incorporates those words. Reference to 'Pinsent Masons' is to Pinsent Masons LLP and/or one or more of those affiliated entities as the context requires.

Admission / Professional Titles

Unless otherwise stated, all lawyers, of our Munich office, are admitted to practice in Germany.

Unless otherwise stated, all lawyers, of our German offices, are admitted to practice in Germany.

All German lawyers are members of their relevant Rechtsanwaltskammer (Chamber of Lawyers), i.e. either Munich, Frankfurt or Düsseldorf. 

In addition, Dr Ulrich Lohmann belongs to the Frankfurt & Main Rechtsanwaltskammer.

Professional Regulations for Lawyers

The applicable professional regulations are the:

  • Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO) (Federal Regulations for Lawyers)

  • Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte (BORA) (Professional Regulations for Lawyers)

  • Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG) (Lawyers' Fees Act)

  • Fachanwaltsordnung (Regulations on Specialist Lawyers)

  • Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte der Europäischen Gemeinschaft (Professional Regulations for Lawyers of the European Community)

  • Gesetz über die Tätigkeit europäischer Rechtsanwälte (EuRAG), Law implementing the Directives of the European Community pertaining to the professional law regulating the legal profession.

All texts may be accessed through, under Berufsregeln.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

Our professional indemnity insurer is 

Versicherungskammer Bayern:
Maximilianstr. 53, 80530 München, Germany

Cover provided complies at least with the legal requirements pursuant to the Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO, the German Federal Lawyers' Act) which requires German lawyers (Rechtsanwältinnen and Rechtsanwälte) to hold professional liability insurance with €250,000 being the minimum sum insured. Details are set out in section 51 BRAO. 

In addition, we maintain professional indemnity insurance with the Travelers Insurance Company Limited whose address is Exchequer Court, 33, St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8AG. This insurance covers our practices globally and extends to acts or omissions wherever they occur in the world.

All requests for further information or any complaints about Pinsent Masons Germany LLP (including complaints concerning our fees and charges) should be addressed in the first instance with your client partner or head of the Munich office, failing which, they should be addressed to the Senior Partner of Pinsent Masons LLP at 30 Crown Place, London EC2A 4ES, United Kingdom.