The provider of the website of Noerr LLP (Noerr.com) and the pages of Noerr LLP on social networks (Xing, Twitter, Facebook, Google+and LinkedIn) (together the “Noerr LLP Website Content”) is Noerr LLP, a limited liability partnership with registered office at Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1HQ. Noerr LLP is registered in England and Wales under number OC349228 (“Noerr LLP”) and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Noerr LLP is entered in the partnership register of the Amtsgericht Munich (local court) under number PR 945.
The Noerr LLP Website Content is provided by the German office of Noerr LLP at Brienner Straße 28, 80333 Munich.
A list of the partners of Noerr LLP can be found at http://www.noerr.com/en/Partner.aspx. Within Noerr LLP, the term partner refers to a member of Noerr LLP and to persons with similar positions and qualifications who are not members of Noerr LLP.
The two speakers Dr Torsten Fett and Dr Alexander Ritvay are authorized to represent Noerr LLP jointly. They implement the strategy of the law firm and represent the law firm externally.
Each partner has individual authorization to accept and handle client casework.
VAT identification number
The offices of Noerr LLP have the following VAT identification numbers:
Germany offices: DE 268089995
London/United Kingdom office: GB 102323675
Brüssels/Belgium office: BE 0543366680
Professional liability insurance
Professional liability insurance with global coverage is provided for the lawyers, tax advisors and notaries of Noerr LLP by Allianz Versicherungs-Aktiengesellschaft, Königinstraße 28, 80802 Munich; professional liability insurance for the public accountants of Noerr LLP is provided by Versicherungsstelle Wiesbaden, Dotzenheimer Str. 23, 65185 Wiesbaden. In addition, compulsory professional indemnity insurance is maintained with Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty under policy number GBF010918180, which covers all of the practice carried on by the London Office.
Bar admission / professional titles / professional regulations
Unless stated otherwise, all lawyers (Rechtsanwälte), notaries (Notare), public accountants (Wirtschaftsprüfer) and tax advisors (Steuerberater) who work at the offices of Noerr LLP in Germany are admitted to practice in the Federal Republic of Germany. All German-trained lawyers at Noerr have been awarded the professional title “Rechtsanwalt” in the Federal Republic of Germany. They are members of the bar association (Anwaltskammer) at their respective locations, which is the supervisory authority responsible for them.
All German lawyers belong to the bar association (Rechtsanwaltskammer) responsible for the Noerr LLP office at which they work.
The relevant professional regulations are the German Federal Lawyers Act (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO)), the German Federal Code of Conduct for Lawyers (Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte (BORA)), the German Lawyers’ Fees Act (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG)), German Specialist Lawyers Regulations (Fachanwaltsordnung), the CCBE Code of Conduct for European Lawyers and the German Act on the Activities of European Lawyers in Germany (Gesetz über die Tätigkeit europäischer Rechtsanwälte (EuRAG)).
All the above regulations can be accessed at http://www.gesetze-im-internet.de.
All German tax advisors belong to the chamber of tax advisors responsible for the Noerr LLP office at which they work.
The relevant professional regulations are the German Tax Advisors Act (Steuerberatungsgesetz (StBerG)), the German Tax Advisors Act Implementation Regulation (Durchführungsverordnung zum Steuerberatungsgesetz (DVStB)), the German Federal Code of Conduct for Tax Advisors (Berufsordnung der Bundessteuerberaterkammer (BOStB)) and the German Tax Advisors’ Fees Act (Steuerberatervergütungsverordnung (StBVV)).
All German-trained tax advisors at Noerr have been awarded the professional title “Steuerberater” in the Federal Republic of Germany. They are members of the chamber of tax advisors (Steuerberaterkammer) at their respective locations, which is the supervisory authority responsible for them.
All public accountants belong to Chamber of Auditors (Wirtschaftprüferkammer).
The relevant professional regulations are the German Public Accountants Act (Wirtschaftsprüferordnung (WPO)), the German Professional Code of Conduct for Public Accountants and Sworn Public Accountants (Berufssatzung für Wirtschaftsprüfer und vereidigte Buchprüfer (BS WP/vBP)), the Quality Control Charter (Satzung für Qualitätskontrolle), the Document Seals Regulation (Siegelverordnung (Siegel-VO)) and the German Public Accountants Professional Liability Insurance Regulation (Wirtschaftsprüfer-Berufshaftpflichtverordnung (WPBHV)).
All the above regulations can be accessed at http://www.gesetze-im-internet.de/wipro/
All notaries belong to the regional chamber of notaries with jurisdiction for the location at which they are based.
The competent supervisory authority for notaries located in Berlin is the President of Berlin Regional Court.
The competent supervisory authority for notaries located in Frankfurt am Main is the President of Frankfurt am Main Regional Court.
The applicable professional regulations are the Federal Notarial Code, the Notarisation Act, the directives of the Chambers of Notaries, the Professional Regulations for Notaries, the Court and Notary Fees Act and the European codes of professional ethics and conduct.
The Noerr LLP Website Content uses iStockphoto images and graphics.
Online dispute resolution platform and consumer dispute resolution
The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution that can be found under http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/. Noerr LLP does not take part in dispute resolution before consumer dispute resolution bodies.