D-22767 Hamburg
Palmaille 35
Tel: +49-(0)40-382271
Fax: +49-(0)40-3893841
Amtsgericht Hamburg PR 63


Our policy is focused on expert advice, skilful negotiating, a creative approach and effective action to help our clients to achieve rapid realisation of their rights. We are well aware that satisfied clients are the best advertising for any lawyer, so we put successful handling of our clients´assignments at the centre of our activities. We have the necessary experience to do this, from long standing experience and legal practice built up over several generations.

Its main focus is on national and international commercial and business law, in particular commercial agency law, corporate law including the law of company succession, trade law, industrial property rights law, labour law and civil construction law. We provide advice and support to small, medium and large enterprises. Our problem-oriented out-of-court counselling and training helps these companies to avoid litigation, and wherever legal disputes are unavoidable we conduct the proceedings effectively.

All the Partners of the law firm Dr. Harten & Partner are entitled to represent clients in all German Local, County and Higher Regional Courts. Your contacts are:

Dr. Dirk J. Harten (Rechtsanwalt)
Fields of law: national and international commercial and commercial agency law, real estate and construction law, general civil law,
Foreign language: English (business fluent),
Reference lawyer of the CDH, Member of the Construction Law Working Group of the German Bar Association (Deutscher Anwaltverein).

Philipp-Herlyn de Buhr (Rechtsanwalt)
Fields of law: company law, law of succession, commercial and commercial agency law, R&D/licenses, real estate/tenancy law (for commercial properties),
dutch-german business,
Foreign languages: Dutch, English,
Member of the Dutch-German Chamber of Commerce.

Dr. Dirk Harten (Rechtsanwalt)
Fields of law: commercial and commercial agency law, corporate law, industrial property rights law and succession, Reference lawyer of the CDH (Centralvereinigung der deutschen Handelsvertreter and Handelsmakler e.V.) that is in charge of commercial agency matters.

Our range of services includes:

– Company-specific counselling and training
– Contract drafting
– Contract negotiations
– Pre-litigation counselling on specific problems and cases
– Out-of-court establishment of claims
– Legal action to assert claims, and conduct of litigation
– Management and collection of receivables