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Dr. Matthias Leonardy, Rechtsanwalt

Nieplitzsteig 5
14089 Berlin



Telephone: +49 160 3522 659
+49 30 5482 2338
Email: Leonardy

Register entry
Registered with Bundesweites Amtliches Anwaltsverzeichnis der Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer:

VAT ID number

According to Sec. 27 a of the German Value Added Tax Act: DE325001559.

Job title and professional regulations

Job title: Rechtsanwalt | State of authorisation (admission to the Bar): Germany
Responsible Board: Rechtsanwaltskammer Berlin | Littenstraße 9 | 10179 Berlin

Telephone: ´+49 30 3069 31 0 | Telefax: +49 30 3069 3199

E-Mail: info(at) |

​Initial admission to the Bar on Jan. 31, 1995 by Landgericht (District Court) Saarbrücken, Germany

The following professional regulations apply: Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (Federal Legal Attorneys Act), Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte (German Rules of Professional Practice of Legal Attorneys), Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (German Legal Attorneys' Compensation Act), Professional Rules of Practice of the European Chamber of the Council of Bars and Law Societies (CCBE). The aforesaid regulations are accessible under:

Information concerning professional indemnity insurance
Name and residence of insurer:
R+V Allgemeine Versicherung AG | Voltastraße 84 | 60486 Frankfurt
Scope of insurance: Germany, Europe and Turkey


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Liability for Contents
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This does not affect legal obligations to remove information or to block the use of information. In such case, liability will not be established before having acquired knowledge of a specific act of violation of the law. Illegal content will be removed immediately upon taking knowledge of it.


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The linked websites have been checked for possible violations of the law at the time of the establishment of the link. Illegal content has not been detected at that time. A permanent monitoring of the content of linked websites cannot be imposed unless we have been notified or have reason to believe in the existance of reasonable indications that there has been a violation of the law. Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.


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