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Rechtsanwältin Karen Sokoll, LLM (London)


Kanzlei ARETÉ

Dircksenstraße 52 (Am Hackeschen Markt)

D-10178 Berlin


Phone: +49-30-555 70 45 1

Fax:      +49-30-555 70 45 11


e-Mail: info[at]kanzlei-arete.de


Internet: www.kanzlei-arete.de


VAT identification number: DE 74 926 345 012


The admittance to the bar and professional title „Rechtsanwältin“ was awarded in Germany. It is awarded on the basis of Federal German legal provisions by the respective competent (Land) Ministry of Justice after passing the 2nd state examination in law and a special admission procedure by the President of the Higher Regional Court responsible for its seat (see below under Chambers of Lawyers / Supervisory Authorities).


Karen Sokoll is a member of the following Bar Association which acts as a supervisory authority for her:


Rechtsanwaltskammer für den Kammergerichtsbezirk Berlin

Littenstraße 9

D-10179 Berlin


Phone: (49) 30 3069310

Fax: (49) 30 30693199


Internet: www.rak-berlin.de


Professional regulations


The relevant professional regulations are essentially the Federal Lawyers‘ Act (BRAO), the Professional Code of Conduct for Lawyers (BORA), the Rules on Certified Specialist Lawyers (FAO), the Lawyers‘ Fees Act (RVG) as well as the professional regulations for lawyers in the European Union. German texts of these and further applicable rules may be found on the website of Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer (Federal Chamber of Lawyers) at www.brak.de, section „Berufsrecht„.


Professional liability insurance


Allianz Versicherungs-Aktiengesellschaft, Königinstr. 28, 80802 München


The territorial scope is the European Union and countries of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.


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Rechtsanwältin Karen Sokoll


General Information – Arbitration Board for Consumers


Any disputes involving an economic interest arising from the mandate relationship may be referred to the arbitration board of the law association (Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft), Rauchstraße 26, D-10787 Berlin. Further information is available at https://www.schlichtungsstelle-der-rechtsanwaltschaft.de/. Rechtsanwältin Sokoll is willing to participate in such an alternative dispute resolution proceeding before this arbitration board.


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