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Borris Hennecke Kneisel PartmbB Rechtsanwälte is a partnership of lawyers with Limited Professional Liability (Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB) under the German Partnership Act (Partnerschaftsgesellschaftsgesetz).

The partnership has its registered seat in Cologne and is recorded in the partnership register (Partnerschaftsregister) of the local court (Amtsgericht) of Essen at PR 3003.

Partners: Prof. Dr. Christian Borris, LL.M., Rudolf Hennecke and Dr. Sebastian Kneisel

Contact information:

Im Zollhafen 6
50678 Cologne
T +49 221 716 13 000
F +49 221 716 13 009

VAT Identification Number: DE 294694556

Professional Liability Insurance: Zurich Insurance plc, NfD, 50427 Köln, Germany, Territorial Scope: worldwide.

All partners of Borris Hennecke Kneisel PartmbB Rechtsanwälte are admitted to the bar in Germany and are members of the bar association in Cologne (Riehler Str. 30, 50668 Cologne, Germany).

For further information on the applicable rules of professional conduct, please see our German website.


Copyright in the content of this website or any part thereof is owned by Borris Hennecke Kneisel PartmbB Rechtsanwälte or its licensors.

You may download, temporarily store and print one or more of the pages of this website for use within your organisation.

Any other download, storage, printing, copying, transmission or distribution of the content of, or the publications on, this website requires the prior written consent of Borris Hennecke Kneisel PartmbB Rechtsanwälte.

Out of court settlements

In the event of a dispute between lawyers and clients, they may make use of alternative dispute resolution services at the regional bar association (according to § 73 para 2 No. 3 in connection with § 73 para. 5 BRAO) or at the conciliation board of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers (§ 191 f BRAO). Further information can be found on the website of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers (

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Every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website. However, any and all liability which might arise from your use of, or reliance on, the information or links contained on the website is excluded.

The information on this site is general information and does not constitute legal advice. Much of the information is regularly updated, so please compare the date of any printed edition with those included on the website to make sure that you have the latest version.

Governing Law

This legal notice and all issues regarding this website are governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.

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