The provider within the meaning of German Telemedia Act § 5 (TMG) and the service provider within the meaning of the German Service Information Obligation Regulation (DLInfoV) from March 12, 2010:  

Müller-Hof | Rechtsanwälte
Partnerschaft mbB
Beethovenstraße 5
D - 76133 Karlsruhe
Tel. +49 7 21 - 9 85 67-0
Fax +49 7 21 - 9 85 67-77

VAT number: DE252730397
Responsible author: Dr. Katharina Ludwig  

Legal form
Müller-Hof | Rechtsanwälte is a partnership with limited professional liability as defined by the German Partnership Act and is registered in the Mannheim Local Court's partnership register under PR 700069.

Occupational title and bar association

Our lawyers are admitted to practice law as Rechtsanwälte in accordance with the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the Karlsruhe Bar Association, Reinhold-Frank-Str. 72, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany,;

Professional regulations and codes
The professional regulations and codes are the Federal Lawyers' Act (BRAO), the Rules of Professional Practice (BORA), Board-Certified Lawyers' Act (FAO) and the Code of Conduct for European Lawyers (CCBE Code of Conduct). (Click "Berufsrecht")

Professional liability insurance
AXA Versicherung AG, Colonia-Allee 10-20, 51067 Cologne, Germany

Territorial scope
Representation before German and European courts, application of German and foreign law.

Retainer agreement and fees
A retainer agreement is not formed until the law firm's acceptance has been received. Fees are charged based on an agreed hourly rate or in accordance with the German Lawyers' Fees Act (RVG). Flat fees are also available.
The governing regulations can be viewed at, under "Informationspflichten gemäß § 5 TMG" (available in German only).

Out-of-court dispute mediation

In the event of a dispute in regards to online stipulated mandate agreements, the option exists to use the EU online dispute settlement platform: 

Please note, that we are not prepared and obliged to participate in extrajudicial conciliation procedures before a consumer conciliation board (conciliation board of the federal bar association).

External links
We do not review the content of external links. Liability for the content rests with the respective providers.

All the articles and images published on this website are copyright protected. Any use not permitted by the German Copyright Act requires the prior written consent of the provider. This includes, but is not limited to, copying, editing, storing, processing and reproducing content in databases or other electronic media and systems. Photocopies and downloads may only be made for personal, private and non-commercial use. The provider reserves the right to modify or supplement the information provided on this website without prior notice.

Non-binding information
The content on this website, including the legal articles, was researched with utmost care. Nevertheless, the provider disclaims any liability for the accuracy, completeness or up-to-dateness of the information provided on the website. The articles reflect the opinions of the authors who wrote them. Information provided in oral or written form outside of a client-lawyer relationship is non-binding.

Communicating by e-mail

If we receive an e-mail inquiry from you, we assume that we are authorized to answer your inquiry by e-mail. If you do not want us to answer by e-mail, you must expressly specify another form of communication.

Data protection
We only collect and store statistical, non-personal data about website visits (number of pages visited per day and week, ranking of pages visited, ranking of external links clicked). This is done in conformity with the applicable data protection laws. All the persons mentioned on this website hereby object to any and all commercial collection, processing and use of their data (as set forth in German Data Protection Act (BDSG) § 28 (4)).