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a) General information / contact information:

Dr. Winkelmann & Dr. Vogt
Rechtsanwälte und Notar
Attorneys at law and Notary



Ludwigsplatz 8
64283 Darmstadt

Phone: +49 6151 17825
Fax:     +49 6151 178282

Mail: Kanzlei@winkelmann-vogt.de

b) Legal form and representation:

Legal form: Civil-law partnership

- represented exclusively by the (only) partners Dr. Thomas Winkelmann, Rechtsanwalt und Notar (attorney at law and notary) and Dr. Dieter Vogt, Rechtsanwalt (attorney at law) -

The attorney at law Ulf Buchheld is in a shared office community with the civil-law partnership Dr. Winkelmann & Dr. Vogt, but is not otherwise connected to them.

The attorneys at law Kai Sulzmann, Dirk Zander and Jens Lenski are employed by the civil-law patnership Dr. Winkelmann & Dr. Vogt. They are neither partners of the civil-law Partnership Dr. Winkelmann & Dr. Vogt, nor are they connected to Dr. Winkelmann & Dr. Vogt or among each other or (in their own right) to attorney at law Ulf Buchheld as a shared office community.

c) Value-Added Tax Identification Number (§ 27a UStG):

Civil-law partnership Dr. Winkelmann & Dr. Vogt: DE 232848916
Attorney at law Ulf Buchheld: DE 185140135


d) Job-Titles and supervision

The attorneys of this law firm - as well as attorney at law Ulf Buchheld - are registered under the job title „Rechtsanwalt“ in the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the supervisory Bar Association Frankfurt am Main, Bockenheimer Anlage 36, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Tel.: 0049 69/17009801, Fax: 0049 69/17009850 (http://www.rechtsanwaltskammer-ffm.de).

The attorney at law and notary, Dr. Thomas Winkelmann, is also a member of the Professional Association of Notaries Frankfurt am Main, Bockenheimer Anlage 36, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Tel.: 0049 69/17009802, Fax: 0049 69/17009825.
He is authorized to use the job description „Notary“ in the Federal Republic of Germany. Supervision is the responsibility of the President of the District Court, Darmstadt.

e) Legal regulation

Practice of law is regulated by the Rules and Regulations for the German Bar (BRAO), the occupational regulations for attorneys at law (BORA), the regulations for specialized attorneys at law (FAO), the law on reimbursement for attorneys at law (RVG) and by the professional rules of attorneys at law of the European Union. For mandates granted before 01.07.2004 the rules and regulations for German Federal attorneys' fees act (BRAGO) will continue to apply instead of the RVG. These occupational legal standards have been published in the Federal Law Gazette and can also be inspected on the website of the German Federal Lawyers' Association. (http://www.brak.de/seiten/06.php#tdg).

Practising the profession of notary is regulated by the national rules and regulations for (German) notaries (BNotO), the law for notarial certification (BeurkG), the guidelines of the association of notaries, the service regulations for notaries (DONot), regulations on costs (KostO) and the European codex of notarial canons of professional etiquette. These occupational legal standards have been published in the Federal Law Gazette and can also be inspected on the website of the National Association of Notaries. (http://www.bnotk.de/Berufsrecht/Ueberblick.Berufsrecht.html)

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