Information according to § 5 Telemediengesetz (TMG), § 2 Dienstleistungs-Informationspflichten-Verordnung (DL-InfoV)
This website is operated by
Lawyers Seidler & Colleagues
D-79576 Weil am Rhein
PO Box 2364
D-79558 Weil am Rhein
Phone +49 (76 21) 4 22 35-30
Fax +49 (76 21) 4 22 35-44
PR 700203, Freiburg Local Court
Partners: Björn Tesche, Sebastian Seidler, Dr. Klaus Krebs, Julia Lindner
All lawyers are admitted to the bar in Germany. The title “Rechtsanwalt/Rechtsanwältin” is awarded after a special admission procedure based on German legal standards.
Competent bar association: Freiburg / www.rechtsanwaltskammer-freiburg.de
The professional regulations (listed below) for lawyers are available from the Federal Bar Association at www.brak.de. (Keyword: “Duty to inform according to § 6 TDG”)
BRAO – Federal Lawyers’ Act
BORA – Professional Code of Conduct for Lawyers
FAO – Specialist Lawyers’ Code
BRAGO – Federal Scale of Fees for Lawyers
RVG – Law on the Remuneration of Lawyers (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz)
CCBE – Code of Conduct for Lawyers in the European Community
EuRAG – Law on the Activities of European Lawyers in Germany
Professional liability insurance
Rechtsanwälte Seidler & Kollegen Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB maintains professional liability insurance with ERGO Versicherung AG with an insured sum of € 10,000,000.00 in accordance with the Federal Lawyers’ Act. In addition, all lawyers of the firm are personally insured with ERGO Versicherung AG for the statutory minimum insurance sum of € 250,000 each.
ERGO Insurance Group AG
Territorial scope for all insurances according to § 51 BRAO: The entire European Union as well as the entire European Economic Area.
Information on online dispute resolution
The EU Commission has created an internet platform for the online settlement of disputes (so-called “ODR platform”). This ODR platform serves as a contact point for the out-of-court settlement of disputes arising from online service contracts. The ODR platform can be accessed via the following link:
Out-of-court dispute resolution
We are not prepared to participate in a dispute resolution procedure before a consumer arbitration board in accordance with the “Act on Alternative Dispute Resolution in Consumer Matters (VSBG)”.
Information according to § 36 Consumer Dispute Resolution Act (VSBG)
The competent consumer arbitration board for property disputes arising from a client-lawyer relationship is the Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft, Neue Grünstraße 17, 10179 Berlin, www.schlichtungsstelle-der-rechtsanwaltschaft.de. However, lawyers are not obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board.
Rechtsanwälte Seidler & Kollegen Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB does not participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board, in particular the arbitration board of the legal profession.