Legal Notice


Legal notice:
Kohl rechtsanwälte is a German law firm based in Trier. Kohl rechtsanwälte Saarbrucken is a branch office of kohl rechtsanwälte Trier.

Kohl rechtsanwälte Luxembourg is a Luxembourgish law firm based in Luxembourg.

I. List of associates:

Sole associate of the law firm kohl rechtsanwälte Trier and Saarbrucken is lawyer Dr. Berthold Kohl.

Sole associate of the law firm kohl rechtsanwälte Luxembourg is lawyer Dr. Berthold Kohl.

For further information about the associate and his professional qualifications, see Lawyers.

II. Management:

Managing director with sole representative authority of the law firms kohl rechtsanwälte Trier and Saarbrucken is lawyer Dr. Berthold Kohl.

Managing director with sole representative authority of the law firm kohl rechtsanwälte Luxembourg is lawyer Dr. Berthold Kohl.


III. Authorized representatives:

The following lawyers are authorized to conclude, amend and terminate mandate agreements with clients (lawyer’s contract, fee agreement, agreement on the limitation of liability):

for the law firm based in Trier:
Stephanie Lang, Rita Görtz-Bälder, Susanne Corinth, Dr. Maren Misgeiski, María del Mar Martín-Cortés

for the law firm based in Saarbrucken:
Stephanie Lang, Rita Görtz-Bälder, Susanne Corinth, Michelle Frankus

for the law firm based in Luxembourg:
Ariane Kortüm, Susanne Corinth, Michelle Frankus

IV. Addresses:

The corresponding addresses are:

In der Olk 25 – 26
D-54290 Trier

Kronenstraße 10
D-66111 Saarbrucken

3, Boulevard Royal
L-2449 Luxembourg

V. Tax numbers:

The tax number of the two offices based in Germany is 42/225/0220/5; the fiscal code of the Luxembourgish office is 1961/0329/074. The VAT identification number for both offices in Germany is DE814 090 527; the Luxembourgish VAT identification number is LU20 205 323.

VI. Authorization:

The lawyers based in Trier are members of the Koblenz Bar Association, the lawyers based in Saarbrucken are members of the Saarland Bar Association, each lawyer was admitted to the bar according to the law of the Federal Republic of Germany. The lawyers based in Luxembourg belong to the Ordre des Avocats du Barreau de Luxembourg and are admitted to the bar according to the law of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The addresses of the bar associations are as follows:

Rechtsanwaltskammer für den Oberlandesgerichtsbezirk Koblenz
Rheinstraße 24
D-56068 Koblenz

Rechtsanwaltskammer des Saarlandes
Am Schlossberg 5
D-66119 Saarbrücken

Ordre des Avocats du Barreau de Luxembourg
1 – 7, rue St. Ulric
L-2651 Luxembourg

VII. Professional title:

Any lawyer at German locations was awarded his professional title in the Federal Republic of Germany, those based in Luxembourg in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

VIII. Professional regulations:
Our professional regulations can be found on the following websites:

for Germany

http://www.brak.de

for Luxembourg

http://www.barreau.lu

IX. Professional liability insurances:

Professional liability assurance for all lawyers of the German offices for operating in all member states of the European Union is covered by ERGO Haftpflichtversicherung, D-40198 Dusseldorf, and for all lawyers in the Luxembourgish office, it is provided by Fortis Luxembourg, L-1470 Luxembourg.

X. Hints and tips for consumers:

Online settlement of disputes according to article 14 para 1 ODR-VO: The European Commission offers a platform for the online settlement of disputes which you will find here: http://ec.europa.eu/odr. The e-mail address of the national point of contact in Germany is odr@evz.de and info@cecluxembourg.lu in Luxemburg. Consumers can use this platform for the settlement of their disputes.

In addition, we draw your attention to the possibility of participating in a dispute resolution at the responsible office for settlement of consumer disputes – in this case the arbitration board of the Barreau in Berlin.