Georgstraße 48, 30159 Hanover - Germany
+49 (0) 511 3573560

Your Experts in Commercial Law

German-, European- and Internationalwide


Our team is composed of lawyers, specialized attorneys, patent attorneys, paralegals, qualified secretaries, legal clerks and so much more.


You can send us an email at any time. Your contact person will directly get in touch with you. Our head office in Hanover is also open Mo.-Th. 8am-5:30pm and Fr. 8am-5pm.


We are a team of experienced professionals. We are here to listen to you and advice you at our best. Communication is the key.


Your goal is our goal. Your success is our success. We can´t promise you to always win, but we can promise you to give our best to achieve the best we can from every situation.


All you need to know about trade, commerce, merchanising and sales combined together with great legal support

All you can have. At horak. Attorneys-at-law.

Our law office

We are a law firm, and we advise medium-sized companies, corporate groups, business institutions and public corporations of various sizes as well as private individuals. Our clients include educational institutions, IT companies, energy companies, chain stores, research and development companies and institutions, financial institutions, industrial companies, innovative companies, municipalities, trade fair construction and marketing companies, foundations, state authorities, associations and societies, publishing houses, insurance companies and, of course, advertising agencies.

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Commercial Law

Our clients are important.

Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our clients say:

“Great consultation. Best quality legal advice. We felt 100% supported. Our lawyer follow our case since day 1 of the legal proceeding and we never felt alone. Great successes and successfull collaboration”


“After many years of legal problems and uncertainties, we finally met the team made for us. We finally won the case.”


“We are a big company and we have struggled finding the perfect law firm, available and ready to follow our difficult network. Now we have found it.”



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Our Team

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.”

Michael Horak, LL.M.

Attorney-at-law · Graduate Engineer Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist Certified Media and Copyright Law Specialist

Julia Ziegeler

Attorney-at-law Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist Certified Media and Copyright Law Specialist

Anna Umberg, LL.M., M.A.

Attorney-at-law Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist

Andree Eckhardt

Patent Attorney European Trademark Attorney European Design Attorney

Katharina Gitmann-Kopilevich

Attorney-at-law Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist

Karoline Behrend


Johanna K. Müller-Kühne, PhD

Patent Attorney

Andreas Friedlein


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John Bühler

Attorney-at-law · Compliance Officer TÜV

IT Law News

Our team of legals selects one significant tribunal decision per week and offers you the possibility to familiarize with the legal world by reading a few interesting judgements on our websites! Have fun!

International commercial law in Germany and Europe

International Business allows us to smoothly trade all around the world, export and import products from and to different countries with no restrictions. However, a fundamental aspect is not to[…]

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Value Added Taxes – No Say No Pay?

Value Added Taxes – No Say No Pay? Karlsruhe Regional Court (Ref. 14 0 31/20 KfH) Has it already happened to you that the costs estimated from the seller is[…]

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German agency agreement

Agency Agreement   between the company ………………………. (name of the company and location of the headquarter)   – hereinafter referred to as company – and Mr. / Company ……………………………. (name[…]

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