Krömer | Steger | Westhoff
Blumenstr. 14
40212 Düsseldorf
Telefon: 0211 – 86 48 8- 0
Telefax: 0211 – 13 19 52

Legal form:
The law firm Krömer | Steger | Westhoff Rechtsanwälte is a civil law partnership.

Professional title and competent bar association:
The lawyers of our firm are admitted in accordance with German law and members of the bar association in Düsseldorf, Freiligrathstraße 25, 40479 Düsseldorf, E-mail:,

VAT Id-No.: (§ 27a UStG): DE 121199333

Professional liability insurance: Allianz Versicherung

Territorial scope of the professional liability insurance:
EU and EFTA.

Professional laws:
The following professional laws apply:

  • German Lawyers Ordinance (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung – BRAO)
  • Professional Ordinance (Berufsordnung – BORA)
  • Law Specialist Ordinance (Fachanwaltsordnung – FAO)
  • Lawyers Remuneration Law (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz – RVG)
  • Professional Rules for lawyers of the European Union (Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte der Europäischen Union – CCBE)

The professional laws can be accessed and downloaded in German and English from the homepage of the German Bar Association ( under the section “professional laws” („Berufsrecht“).

Out of court dispute resolution:
In the event of a dispute between lawyers and their clients, upon request, such dispute may be settled amicably by the regional bar association in Musterstadt (according to § 73 Abs. 2 Nr. 3 i.V.m. § 73 Abs. 5 BRAO) or by the arbitration body for the legal profession of the German Bar Association (§ 191f BRAO), which can be found on the homepage of the German Bar Association (, E-Mail: