Benjamin Friedrich Schaarschmidt is a lawyer and member of the Brandenburg Bar Association, Grillendamm 2, 14776 Brandenburg an der Havel.

The following professional regulations apply to lawyers:

Federal Lawyers’ Act (BRAO), Professional Code of Conduct (BORA), Specialist Lawyers’ Act (FAO), Lawyers’ Fees Act (RVG), Code of Conduct for Lawyers in the European Union (CCBE).

The above regulations can be viewed on the website of the German Federal Bar Association at

Professional liability insurance

Lawyers are obliged by law in the BRAO to take out professional liability insurance. The minimum sum insured is € 250,000.00 per insured event.

Professional liability insurance: mailo Versicherung AG, Riehler Straße 1, 50668 Cologne

Avoidance of conflicts of interest:

Lawyers are prohibited from representing conflicting interests due to professional regulations (§ 43a para. 4 BRAO). Before accepting a mandate, we therefore always check whether there is a conflict of interest.

Out-of-court dispute resolution:

Pursuant to Section 36 of the Consumer Dispute Resolution Act, companies that maintain a website, among other things, are obliged to inform consumers of the extent to which they are willing or obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board. Benjamin Friedrich Schaarschmidt declares that in the event of disputes with clients who are consumers, he is not prepared to participate in dispute resolution proceedings at the:

Arbitration Board of the Legal Profession

Rauchstraße 26, 10787 Berlin, telephone +49(0)30/2844417-0, fax +49(0)30/2844417-12


to participate.

Furthermore, there is always the option of using the European Online Dispute Resolution Platform:

Information according to § 18 para. 2 Media State Treaty

Benjamin Schaarschmidt

Dorfstraße 11k
14554 Seddiner See
Phone: +49 33205-391942