Legal Form:

The law firm is organized as a shared office space. You contract directly with your contact at the law firm.

Professional designation and responsible bodies

The lawyers are admitted by German law and members of the Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main (Frankfurt am Main Bar Association), Bockenheimer Anlage 36, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Germany,,

In addition, Notary Peter Klinger is member of the Notarkammer Frankfurt am Main (Frankfurt am Main Chamber of Notaries), Bockenheimer Anlage 36, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Germany,,

Rules of professional conduct:

The following rules of professional conduct apply:

The rules of professional conduct can be found online on the home page of the Federal Bar Association ( under the category “Berufsrecht”. They are available in German and in English.

Professional liability insurance:

The following professional liability insurances are in force, with territorial validity in the whole area of the EU:

Peter Klinger, lawyer and notary:
HDI-Gerling Firmen- und Privat Vers. AG
Riethorst 2, D-30659 Hannover, Germany

Jörg Michaelis, lawyer:
HDI-Gerling Firmen- und Privat Vers. AG
Riethorst 2, D-30659 Hannover, Germany

According to the German professional code, lawyers must maintain professional liability insurance with a minimum insured sum of 250.000 EUR. Full details are specified in § 51 BRAO (Federal Lawyers’ Act). All our lawyers maintain professional liability insurance with an insured sum of 1.000.000 euros.

VAT identification numbers:

Peter Klinger, lawyer and notary: DE256143187
Jörg Michaelis, lawyer: DE237436726

Consumer dispute resolution:

SANDMANN │ KLINGER │ MICHAELIS  │ LEY  does not take part in dispute resolution before consumer dispute resolution bodies.

Data protection according to Art. 13 and 14 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):

This data protection notice applies to data processing by:

Responsible party:     Attorney and notary Peter Klinger
Schillerstraße 26, D-60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Phone:   +49 (0) 69 – 210 287 0
Fax:        +49 (0) 69 – 210 287 10

1. Collection and storage of personal data as well as their type and purpose and their usage.

By opening the web site, information are automatically sent via the browser on your terminal device to the server of our web site. These information will be temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information will be captured without you being active and stored until the automatic deletion:

The listed data will be processed for the following purpose:

The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 par. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest follows from the above listed purposes of data elicitation. In no case will we use data for the purpose of making conclusions about your person.

Apart from this, we are using cookies while surfing on our web site. Further explanations can be found under Art. 4 and 5 of this data protection policy.

2. Transmission of data

There will be no transmission of data to a third party except for the following listed purposes.

We will transmit your personal data only to a third party if:

3. Cookies

We are using cookies on our web site. These are small data files which are automatically processed by your browser and saved on your terminal device (e.g. laptop, tablet, smartphone), while surfing on our web site. Cookies do not harm your terminal device, they do not contain viruses or any other malware.

Cookies are used to store information; which are generated in the context with the specific terminal device being used. This does not mean that we will immediately get to know your identity.

The usage of cookies serves the purpose to make the use of our service more comfortable for you. We are using so-called session cookies to detect if you already have visited certain pages of our web site. They will be deleted automatically after you leave our web site.

Furthermore, we are using temporary cookies for the purpose of user friendliness, which will be saved for a certain amount of time on your terminal device. If you visit our web site again to use our services, you will be automatically identified and it will be known which input you gave and which settings you made, so you will not have to do them again.

Another reason for our use of cookies is to register the usage of our web site statistically and to optimize our services for you (Point 5). Cookies make it possible to automatically recognize if you revisited our web site. These cookies will be deleted automatically after a certain amount of time.

The data processed by cookies are necessary to serve our legitimate interest, or the legitimate interest of a third party, in the listed purposes above according to Art. 6 par. 1 s. 1 lit. f GDPR.

Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can make configurations on your browser that no cookies will be saved on your computer. Or you make configurations which will give you a notification before generating a new cookie. The complete deactivation of our cookies can make it impossible to use all functions on our web site.

4. Data subjects’ rights

You have the right to:

5. Right of objection

As far as your personal data are processed on a legitimate interest according to Art. 6 par. 1 s. 1 lit. f GDPR, you have the right according to Art. 21 GDPR to object against the processing of your personal data, if there are reasons which result from your special situation or which are turning against direct advertisement. In the last case, you have a general right to objection, which does not need to be reasoned and will be immediately executed by us.

If you want to use your right of objection, just send an e-mail to

6. Data security

While visiting our web site, we are using the commonly used SSL procedure (Secure Socket Layer) in connection with the highest level of encryption, that is supported by your browser. In general, this will be a 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support a 256-bit encryption, we will apply the 128-bit v3 technology. If a page of our online presentation is encrypted, you will notice by the closed symbol of a key or a lock in the lower status bar of your browser.

Furthermore, we are using suitable technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against random or intentional manipulations, partly or complete lost, destruction or against the unauthorized access to third parties. Our security measures are constantly being improved according to the current technological developments.

7. Immediacy and changing of this data protection policy

This data protection policy is currently valid up to the date of May 2018.

By further developing our web site and further offers or because of changing legal or official guidelines, it might be necessary to change this data protection policy. The current data protection policy is available at every time under the web site and can be accessed and printed out at every time.