Dr. Alexander Mittmann
LL.M (London) · D.E.A. (Paris)
Maître en droit (Aix-en-Provence)
Rechtsanwalt · Avocat à la Cour
Sworn Translator

Kaiser-Wilhelm-Strasse 93 · 20355 Hamburg
Phone: +49 (0) 40 46 00 86 93
Facsimile: +49 (0) 40 46 00 86 94

VAT number (USt-IdNr.): DE 814327006

Dr Alexander Mittmann is authorised to practise as a Rechtsanwalt under German law in the Federal Republic of Germany and as Avocat à la Cour under French law in the French Republic. On 29th March 2012, Dr Mittmann has been appointed as sworn translator for the French language by the Behörde für Inneres und Sport der Freien und Hansestadt Hamburg, Johanniswall 4, 20095 Hamburg, according to section 3 of the law on the public appointment and on the general swearing in of interpreters and translators of 1st September 2005 (HmbGVBl. 2005, p. 377).

Competent supervisory authority:
Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg
Valentinskamp 88
20355 Hamburg
Phone: +49 (0) 40 35 74 41 0
Facsimile: +49 (0) 40 35 74 41 41

Ordre des Avocats à la Cour de Paris
11, place Dauphine 75053 Paris Cedex 01
Phone: +33 (0) 1 80 27 19 20

Professional liability insurance:
HDI Gerling Firmen and Privat Versicherung AG, HDI-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover. Geographical scope: 1. Germany, 2. Rest of Europe. The liability claims that are insured stem from activities (1) in connection with advice and legal services rendered under European law; (2) pursued by the lawyer before European courts. 3. worldwide to the extent of the legally prescribed minimum insurance cover for liability claims against the insured party before courts outside of Europe. 4. The insurance does not cover liability claims stemming from activities via firms and offices set up or run abroad.

Rules of professional conduct:
The following professional regulations apply: Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung [German Federal Lawyer Ordinance (BRAO)]; the Berufsordnung [Professional Ordinance (BORA)]; Fachanwaltsordnung [Specialist Lawyer Ordinance (FAO)]; Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz [Lawyers’ Fees Law (RVG)]; Professional code of conduct for lawyers within the European Union (CCBE – Consultative Committee of the Bars and Law Societies of the European Community); Règlement intérieur du Barreau de Paris [Internal regulations of the Paris bar]. The professional rules of conduct can be viewed and obtained via the homepage of the Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer [German Federal Lawyers’ Chamber] ( and via the Ordre des avocats à la cour de Paris (

Photo credits:
Photo Litigation: Court of Justice of the European Union.