Mörikestr. 3
D-70178 Stuttgart
phone.: + 49-(0)711-222919-0
fax: + 49-(0)711-222919-10


Founded in Stuttgart by the partners Erwin Gärtner and Ulrich Stübel in 1976, BAUMANN RECHTSANWÄLTE is today a nationally and internationally active firm of lawyers specializing mainly in commercial law. We are four lawyers with different special fields who every day take on the many and varied challenges of our clients.


Thomas Baumann
Partner and lawyer
Competence Profile: agency/authorized dealership law, licence contract law, commercial and company law, competition law, private building law and arbitrator and case representative at courts of arbitration, trusted lawyer of the Wirtschaftsverband für Handelsvermittlung und Vertrieb (CDH)
Lectures  on distribution law at the Deutsche Richterakademie (German Judicial Academy), the DIHK , IHK (Chamber of Commerce), Forum etc.
Publications: Articles in IWW-Wirtschaftsdienst für Versicherungs- und Bausparkaufleute and in HV-Journal Handelsvermittlung & Vertrieb (CDH)
Languages: German and English


Torsten Emde
Partner and lawyer
Competence Profile: agency/authorized dealership law, trademark law, competition law and claims of public authorities
Publications: assistance regarding the book of Prof. Dr. Norbert P. Flechsig “Äußerungsrecht des Rundfunks” (Free speech of broadcasting) and regarding the Hemmer script on corporation law
Languages: German and English


Dr. Robert Willhelm
Competence Profile: corporate law, contract law (including the law of conflicts), competition law and trademark law
Lectures at the IHK Reutlingen (Chamber of Commerce of Reutlingen)
Publications: “Verbraucherschutz bei internationalen Fernabsatzverträgen” (consumer protection regarding international distance selling contracts) and “Zum Werktitelschutz einer Messeveranstaltung” (title protection of a trade fair), WRP 2008, S. 902 ff.
Languages: German and English


Sidney Knorr
Competence Profile: labour law (esp. dismissal protection law, individual labour legislation, collective labour legislation, company constitution law), contract law, private building law and law on general terms and conditions
Languages: German and English