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Hausfeld LLP, a District of Columbia limited liability partnership, practices law in various jurisdictions in the United States of America.
Hausfeld & Co. LLP, a New York limited liability partnership authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority in its practice as solicitor in England & Wales under number 513826, provides services from offices in London, Brussels, Paris and Stockholm.
We are committed to providing a high quality of legal service. If you are not satisfied with any aspect of our service, please let us know immediately so that we can try to resolve any complaints at the earliest opportunity. In the first instance it may be helpful to discuss your concern with the partner responsible for your case and we will do our best to resolve any issues.
If you could like to make a formal complaint, we have a procedure in place explaining how we investigate complaints which is available here.
If we are unable to resolve the complaint between us, you may wish to refer the matter to the Legal Ombudsman, who will look at your complaint independently. Before accepting a complaint for investigation, the Legal Ombudsman will check that you have tried to resolve your complaint with us first.
You must take your complaint to the Legal Ombudsman:
If you would like more information about the Legal Ombudsman, please contact them using the details below:
Solicitors Regulation Authority
Hausfeld & Co is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority whose rules can be accessed in the SRA handbook. The Solicitors Regulation Authority can also help you if you are concerned about our behaviour. This could be for things like dishonesty, taking or losing your money or treating you unfairly because of your age, a disability or other characteristic.
Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP, a New York limited liability partnership, provides services from offices in Berlin and Düsseldorf.
Hausfeld Advocaten, a Dutch maatschap registered with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce under registration number 61536164, provides services from offices in Amsterdam.
The lawyers listed in this file have registered a legal practice area in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal areas. Based on this registration, they are required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.
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Legal services in Germany are rendered by Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP. Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP is a limited liability partnership under the jurisdiction of the State of New York, registered in New York, U.S.A., Department of State, Division of Corporations pursuant to the State Records & Uniform Commercial Code under the registration number 150928000675, and recorded in the partnership registry of the District Court of Charlottenburg under the number PR 1068 B Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP. It has its headquarters in Berlin, Germany.
Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP, Kurfürstendamm 218, 10719 Berlin
Telephone: +49 30 322 903 001
Telefax: +49 30 322 903 100
VAT (Umsatzsteuer) ID: DE303392495
Authorized representative of Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP: Alex Petrasincu
Responsible for contents within the meaning of Sec. 55 para. 2 of the German State Agreement for Broadcast and Telemedia (Staatsvertrag für Rundfunk und Telemedien): Alex Petrasincu, Kurfürstendamm 218, 10719 Berlin
Professional title and designated associations:
Unless indicated otherwise, all attorneys practicing law at Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP in the Federal Republic of Germany are admitted to the practice of law in Germany. They are members of the respective bar association of their location which is designated as their supervising authority.
Berlin Bar Association
Düsseldorf Bar Association
Inquiries about details with respect to the bar admission of individual attorneys can be made at the Federal Bar Association.
For the other professionals at Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP, the professional titles and designated associations are as follows:
Solicitors under the laws of the United Kingdom - Law Society of England and Wales (http://www.lawsociety.org.uk),
Avocats (Brussels Bar) – Brussels Bar (http://www.barreaudebruxelles.info/index.php/fr/),
Attorneys at Law (New York) – New York Bar Association (http://www.nycourts.gov),
Attorneys at Law (Washington DC) – DC Bar Association (https://www.dcbar.org),
Attorneys at Law (Pennsylvania) – Pennsylvania Bar Association (http://www.pabar.org),
Attorneys at Law (New Jersey) – New Jersey Bar Association (http://tcms.njsba.com)
Laws and regulations governing the profession:
Attorneys of Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP are bound by the Federal Lawyers’ Act (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung / BRAO), the Rules of Professional Practice for Attorneys (Berufsordnung der Rechtsanwälte / BORA), the Rules for Specialist Attorneys (Fachanwaltsordnung / FAO), the Lawyers‘ Compensation Act (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz / RVG), the Code of Conduct for Lawyers in the European Union (CCBE) and the Act Regulating the Activity of European Lawyers in Germany (Gesetz über die Tätigkeit europäischer Rechtsanwälte in Deutschland / EuRAG). The above-named laws and regulations can be viewed and retrieved on the website of the Federal Bar Association (www.brak.de) in the category “Berufsrecht” (Professional Rights).
For the other professionals at Hausfeld Rechtsanwälte LLP, the following professional laws and regulations are binding:
Solicitors under the laws of the United Kingdom – Solicitors’ Code of Conduct, Solicitors’ Accounts Rules, Solicitors’ Financial Services Rules, Solicitors’ Indemnity Insurance Rules (www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/code-of-conduct.page),
Avocats (Brussels Bar) – Code de déontologie de l'avocat (http://www.barreaudebruxelles.info/images/publications/recueil_codeon_rdb.pdf),
Attorneys at Law (New York) – New York Rules of Professional Conduct (http://www.nycourts.gov/attorneys/resources.shtml),
Attorneys at Law (Washington DC) - DC Rules of Professional Conduct (https://www.dcbar.org/bar-resources/legal-ethics/amended-rules/index.cfm),
Attorneys at Law (Pennsylvania) – http://www.pacode.com/secure/data/204/chapter81/s81.4.html,
Attorneys at Law (New Jersey) – http://tcms.njsba.com/personifyebusiness/LegalResources.aspx
Professional liability insurance carrier: XL Insurance Company SE, Direktion für Deutschland, Kranhaus 1, Im Zollhafen 18, 50678 Köln
In the case of disputes between attorneys and their clients, it is possible upon request to settle the dispute out of court before the Berlin Bar Association or before the arbitration board for the legal profession at the Federal Bar Association, which can be found on the website of the Federal Bar Association (http://www.brak.de), Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.