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Registered office:
Palmaille 35,
22767 Hamburg,
Court of Auditors: Amtsgericht Hamburg PR 63
VAT ID: DE167881932

The names of the partners are:

  • Lawyer Dr. Dirk Harten
  • Lawyer Dr. Dirk J. Harten
  • Lawyer Philipp-Herlyn de Buhr

The partners have joined together in the form of the partnership for sustainable professional practice. For the processing of the mandates (judicial and extra-judicial representation, out-of-court counseling) as well as in general business traffic, each partner is authorized to act alone.

The law firm is a member of the lawyers‘ association Wirtschafts- und Vertriebsrecht (, a european network of commercial law firms.

All partners are lawyers and members of the following attorneys‘ office, which is the supervisory authority for them:

Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer
Bleichenbrücke 9,
20354 Hamburg,
Federal Republic of Germany
Phone: 040 – 35 74 41 – 0
Fax: 040 – 35 74 41 – 41

Lawyers are subject to professional regulations in the respective valid versions:

  • Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO)
  • Berufsordnung (BORA)
  • Fachanwaltsordnung (FAO)
  • Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG)
  • Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte der Europäischen Union (CCBE)
  • Geldwäschebekämpfungsgesetz (GwG)

The professional regulations can be viewed and called up in German and English in the section „Berufsrecht“ (German Lawyers ‚Office) on the website of the Federal Lawyers‘ Chamber (

The lawyers of the firm Dr. Harten & Partner mbB are insured against thirt-party risks at HDI-Versicherung AG, HDI-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover. The area of applicability covers the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany without restriction. In the EU, the insurance covers liability claims in connection with European law cases and liability claims in connection with the activities of our lawyers in European courts. The statutory minimum insurance sum for liability claims resulting from cases of our law firm in foreign European courts is insured worldwide. This does not include liability claims arising from the activities of law firms or offices established abroad.
The perception of conflicting interests is forbidden by lawyers due to professional regulations. Before we accept a mandate, we always check this matter.

For cases of disputes between lawyers and their clients, it is possible to apply for an out-of-court dispute resolution at the Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer as supervisory authority (Internet address:, E-Mail: or at the conciliation office of the attorney’s office Of the Bundesanwaltskammer (Internet address:, E-Mail:

Please note: The information on this internet page has been compiled to the best of our knowledge and serves for general information. This information can’t replace an individual consultation! They do not constitute legal advice. Liability based on the general notes given here is excluded. We only take over this with individual advice. We have no influence on external content on external links. We are not responsible for contents of other websites! There is no obligation for you to follow these links.

Data protection

For us it’s very important to protect your personal data. Because of that all personal information will be treated confidentially and in accordance with the legal requirements, as explained in this data protection declaration.

Our website can, of course, also be used without the transmission of personal data. However, if at any time personal data, e.g. Name, address or e-mail (e.g. using of the contact form), their transmission and storage is exclusively on a voluntary basis. The data are stored in our system and protected against access by third parties. However, you can revoke your consent to this storage at any time in writing. Please use either our contact form or the contact data in the imprint. In addition, you can always ask us which data you have stored. You will then receive a corresponding message.

Your data will be passed on to third parties only for the purpose of processing your request. Your data will never be sold under any circumstances.

1. Data transmission / data logging

When you visit this page, the Web server automatically logs log files that can not be assigned to a specific person. These data include, Such as the browser type and version, the operating system used, the referrer URL, the IP address of the requesting computer, the access date and time of the server request, and the client’s file query (file name and URL). These data are collected only for the purpose of statistical evaluation. A transfer to third parties, for commercial or non-commercial purposes, will not take place.

2. Security of your data

Data transmission on the Internet, such as via e-mail, can always have security gaps. The complete protection of the data is not possible on the Internet. When sending very sensitive data or information, we therefore recommend you use the postal route.

3. Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. („Google“). Google uses cookies. The resulting information about the use of the online offer by the users is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate the use of our online offer by users in order to compile reports on the activities within this website and to provide additional services related to the use of this website and the Internet. Users can create pseudonymous user profiles from the processed data.

We only use Google Analytics with IP anonymization enabled. This means that the IP address of the users is shortened by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other states parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. The IP address transmitted by the user’s browser is not merged with other data from Google.

Users may prevent the storage of cookies by means of an appropriate setting of their browser software; Users can also prevent Google from collecting and processing the data generated by the cookie and related to its use of the website, as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http: //

For more information about Google’s use of your data for promotional purposes, please refer to Google’s website at: („Use of Google by your use of Google Sites or our partners‘ apps), („Use for promotional purposes“), („Manage your information Google to show you ads „) and (“ Determine which advertising Google shows you „).

If you have any questions about these privacy regulations, please feel free to contact us. Your request will be answered by us immediately.