Data Protection

The following information provides an overview of the processing of your data by our law firm.

The responsible parties within the meaning of data protection laws are dtb rechtsanwälte, Pergamon Palais, Am Kupfergraben 4, 10117 Berlin, T + 49 30 22 00 24 80, F + 49 30 22 00 24 899,

For all your questions and concerns, please contact our data protection officer Sabine Bärenklau, Pergamon Palais, Am Kupfergraben 4, 10117 Berlin, T + 49 30 22 00 24 80, F + 49 30 22 00 24 899,


How do we collect your data on our website?

You can visit our website without providing any personal information. We only process your personal data when you contact us. If you use the contact form for communication, it is necessary to state your first and/or last name and your e-mail address.

Certain information is also generated by the use of cookies.


How do we use your data?

We only use your data for the purpose for which you provide us with it, i.e. to answer your questions, provide you with information about us and our events, or within the framework of the execution of our contracts or pre-contractual measures with our clients.

The processing of the data and content transmitted via the contact form is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 a) and b) for the purpose of processing your request.

As part of our business relationships and pre-contractual measures, we process the data of our contractual partners and interested parties as well as other clients, customers, clients or other affected parties in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 b) DSGVO for the purpose of providing our contractual or pre-contractual services. The data processed, the type, scope and purpose and the necessity of their processing are determined by the underlying contractual relationship.

If necessary, we process your data beyond the actual fulfilment of the contract within the scope of the weighing of interests in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 f) DSGVO in order to safeguard our legitimate interest, for example to send newsletters, if you have not objected to the use of your data.

The technical data is processed in order to guarantee the error-free provision of the website.


How do we protect your data?

We protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorised persons with the aid of technical and operational security measures. Our security measures are regularly reviewed and adapted to technological progress. All our employees are obliged in writing to maintain confidentiality and have signed a data protection commitment.


Cooperation with contract processors and third parties

We never pass on your data for commercial purposes. If we pass on data to contract processors or third parties within the scope of our processing, this will only be done on the basis of legal permission, for example if the data is required to be passed on to third parties in order to fulfil the contract, if you have consented to this, if there is a legal obligation to do so, or on the basis of our legitimate interests. If we use external service providers, these have been carefully selected by us and commissioned in writing. If necessary, we have concluded an order processing contract with them.


Transfers to third countries

It may happen that we process data in a third country outside the European Union or the European Economic Area within the framework of contracts or pre-contractual measures, or that this occurs within the framework of the use of third-party services or the transfer of data to third parties, this only occurs if it occurs to fulfil our contractual or pre-contractual obligations, on the basis of your consent, a legal obligation or on the basis of our legitimate interests.


Revocation of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. All you need to do is send an informal e-mail to The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.


What other rights do you have with regard to your data?

You have the right at any time to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing. You have a right to deletion or blocking if you wish that we no longer store your data and a right to correction of your personal data if we have stored them incorrectly.

You also have the right to receive the personal data concerning you that you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format and the right to transfer this data to another responsible person. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible person, this will only be done as far as it is technically feasible.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding data protection, please contact
If you assume that your rights have been infringed in the collection, processing or use of your personal data, please contact a responsible data protection authority, for example the Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection, Friedrichstraße 219, 10969 Berlin,



So called cookies are used on our website so that we can make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer for you. Cookies are text files that contain information to identify returning visitors exclusively for the duration of their visit to our website. Cookies do not damage your computer and, above all, do not contain viruses.

Most of the cookies we use are automatically deleted at the end of your visit, others are stored on your terminal until you delete them so that we can recognise your browser the next time you visit. You can set your browser so that you are informed when cookies are set and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies or activate the automatic deletion of cookies. However, we would like to point out that if cookies are deactivated, our website may not be able to be used to the full extent.


Data retention

Each time you access our website, access data is stored in a log file on the server of our provider. These are browser type and browser version, operating system used, referrer URL, host name of the accessing computer and time of the server inquiry. The collection of this data is necessary for technical reasons. Evaluations take place exclusively anonymously for statistical purposes and without personal reference. We reserve the right to subsequently check this data if we have concrete indications of illegal use.



dtb lawyers does not use any web analytics service that tracks and reports website traffic.


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In the course of the further development of our Internet page and the jurisdiction and laws changes of this data security explanation can become necessary. It is therefore recommended that you read this privacy statement regularly.

For all your questions and concerns, please contact