Harmsen Utescher
Location of the law firm in Hamburg


Harmsen Utescher
Rechtsanwaltspartnerschaft mbB
Neuer Wall 80
20354 Hamburg
phone +49-40-376 909-0
fax      +49-40-376 909-99

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Seat and registration

Harmsen Utescher is a Partnership with limited professional liability according to the requirements of the Partnership Act (Partnerschaftsgesellschaftsgesetz), with a seat in Hamburg and registered in the Register of Partnerships at the Local Court of Hamburg (Amtsgericht) under Number PR 650.

Partners authorized to represent the Partnership: Rainer Kaase, Till E. Lampel, Dr. Christoph Schumann, Dr. Karin Sandberg, Dr. Martin Kefferpütz, Dr. John-Christian Plate, Dr. Karsten Königer, Andrea K. Marx

VAT Identification Number

DE 118885186

Professional tile and competent bar associations

The Attorneys of the Law Firm are admitted to practice according to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany, and are Members of the Hanseatic Bar Association Hamburg (Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg), Valentinskamp 88, 20354 Hamburg.

Regulations governing professional conduct

The following regulations are applicable:


  • Federal Lawyer's Act (Bundesanwaltsordnung, BRAO)
  • Lawyers' Code of Conduct (Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte, BORA)
  • Specialist Lawyers' Regulations (Fachanwaltsordnung, FAO)
  • Lawyers' Fees Act (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz, RVG)
  • Rules of Conduct for Lawyers of the European Union (Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte der Europäischen Union, CCBE)
  • Law regulating the activity of European Lawyers in Germany (Gesetz über die Tätigkeit europischer Rechtsanwälte in Deutschland, EuRAG)

These regulations can be retrieved on the website of the Federal Bar Association (www.brak.de) under the heading “Professional Regulations“ in German and English

Arbitration proceedings

In the case of disputes between attorneys and their clients, upon request, arbitration of the dispute is possible, before the Hanseatic Bar Association Hamburg (Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg) (pursuant to Article 73 paragraph 2 subparagraph 3 in conjunction with Article 73 paragraph 5 BRAO) or before the Attorneys' Arbitration Board (Article 191f BRAO) on the Federal Bar Association, to be found on the internet at the website of the Federal Bar Association (www.brak.de), email: schlichtungsstelle@brak.de.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

Allianz Deutschland AG
Kapstadtring 2
22297 Hamburg

Territorial scope of applicability: worldwide