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Name/Legal form: 
AQUAN Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB, Breitsprecher, Schott 
Partnership of lawyers with limited professional liability under the German Partnership Act (Partnerschaftsgesellschaftsgesetz)

Registered office: Düsseldorf, Registration: Local Court (Amtsgericht) Essen, PR 4217

Bleichstr. 8-10

40211 Düsseldorf


Telefon +49 211 97265410

Fax: +49 211 97265411

VAT ID: DE317795647


Urs Breitsprecher

Dr. Jana Schott

Dr. Sebastian Schröder

Authorised to represent:

Urs Breitsprecher

Dr. Jana Schott

Dr. Sebastian Schröder

Unless otherwise specified, all lawyers are admitted as lawyers (Rechtsanwälte) in the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the bars (Rechtsanwaltskammern) of Düsseldorf (Rechtsanwaltskammer Düsseldorf –

The rules on professional conduct applicable to lawyers (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung, Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte, Fachanwaltsordnung, Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz and the professional regulations applicable to lawyers in the European Union) may be found on by clicking on “Berufsrecht”.

Mr. Breitsprecher is also a qualified solicitor in England and Wales and a Member of the Law Society of England and Wales ( in which capacity he practices under the rules of the Solicitors Regulation Authority (

Professional liability insurance:

ALLCURA Versicherungs AG, Postfach 11 23 69, 20423 Hamburg, Germany (No. 97960004)

Extrajudicial Mediation

In the event of disputes between lawyers and their clients, the option of alternative dispute resolution may be requested at the Bar Association competent for the respective lawyer (in accordance with Section 73(2)(3), (5) German Federal Lawyers’ Ordinance).

We offer consumers the option of alternative dispute resolution in disputes arising out of, or in connection with, the lawyer-client relationship. The competent body is the Lawyers’ Conciliation Board (Section 191f Federal Lawyers’ Ordinance) of the Federal Bar Association (Neue Grünstraße 17, 10179 Berlin,

The EU’s online dispute resolution platform is available at:


The partners of AQUAN Rechtsanwälte operate as a partnership with limited professional liability. Under professional rules, German attorneys may not represent conflicting interests (Section 43a(4) Federal Code of Professional Conduct for Lawyers [BRAO]). Therefore, prior to accepting new client representation, it is always reviewed whether a conflict of interests is given.

Exclusion of liability:

The information on this website is provided for general information purposes only and does not constitute legal assistance. The information presented here is correct to the best of our knowledge; however, we do not assume any liability for the accuracy, the completeness, or the currency of the offered information.
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