Legal Info

Legal Info

Mandatory information according to § 5 Telemediengesetz (TMG – German Telemedia Act) and Dienstleistungs-Informationspflichten-Verordnung (DL-InfoV -Ordinance on Service Providers’ Duty to Inform)

KWG Rechtsanwälte
Weyland • Grube • Schöllmann • Pitzer • Konnertz-Häußler
Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB
Wilhelm-Breckow-Allee 15
51643 Gummersbach

Postfach 10 04 52
51604 Gummersbach

Telephone: +49 2261 6014-0
Fax: +49 2261 6014-60

Seat of the partnership: Gummersbach, AG Essen 4785

Authorised representative partners:
Prof. Gerd Weyland
Prof. Dr. Markus Grube
Hildegard Schöllmann
Dr. Alexander Pitzer
Dr. Christine Konnertz-Häußler, LL.M.

All lawyers at KWG are licensed to practise law in the Federal Republic of Germany. They are subject to supervision by the Rechtsanwaltskammer Köln (Cologne Chamber of Lawyers), Riehler Str. 30, 50668 Cologne, telephone 0221/97 30 10-0, fax 0221/97 30 10-50, e-mail:

Value added tax identification number: DE 187936813

Information on the professional liability insurance:

Liability insurance, 40006093664-8 Provinzial Rheinland Versicherung AG, Provinzialplatz 1, 40591 of Düsseldorf, valid throughout Europe

Applicable professional regulations:

  • Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO – German Federal Lawyers’ Act)
  • Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG – German Federal Lawyers’ Compensation Act)
  • Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte (BORA- German Federal Lawyers’ Code of Conduct )
  • Fachanwaltsordnung (FAO – German Specialist Lawyers’ Regulations )
  • in international legal dealings the “Code of Conduct of the Council of the Bars and Law Societies of the European Community” (CCBE)

The above listed professional regulations can be found on the homepage of the Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer (German Federal Bar) at

Information on alternative dispute resolution under the ODR Regulation and § 36 VSBG (German Act on Alternative Dispute Resolution in Consumer Matters): 

EU platform for out-of-court online dispute resolution:

KWG Rechtsanwälte does not take part in any dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board and is not obliged to do so.

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