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Law office Costard
Lawyer for IT law and data protection

RA Thomas P. Costard
Bayreuther Str. 11
90409 Nürnberg

Tel.: +49 911 790 30 34
Fax. +49 911 790 30 35



Information acc. to § 2 DL-InfoV:

Thomas Costard has been awarded the professional legal title attorney at law by the Federeal Republic of Germany.


Bar association and regulatory authority:

Rechtsanwaltskammer Nürnberg
Fürther Str. 115
90429 Nürnberg

Telefon: +49 911 926 33 -0
Telefax: +49 911 926 33 -33


Professional liability insurance:

HDI-Gerling Sach Serviceholding AG
Riethorst 2
30659 Hannover
Telefon: +49 511 645-0
Telefax: +49 511 645-4545

The spatial scope of the insurance cover includes operations for Member States of the European Union. The insurance cover doesn’t include liability claims for operations of firms or agencies in other states connected with the counselling and service with non-European law and the lawyer before a non-European court. For liability claims regarding the demands of the policyholder in front of non-European courts the compensations equals the minimum amount required by law.


Professional regulations:

  • Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte (BORA)
  • Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO)
  • Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG)
  • Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte der Europäischen Union (CCBE)
  • Fachanwaltsordnung (FAO)

The laws and regulations are in the Federal Law Gazette. They can be obtained from the Federal Bar Association. They can also be found on their hompage


Examination of conflict of interests:

The perception of conflicting interests is forbidden for lawyer because of professional regulations acc. To § 43a para 4 BRAO. Before accepting a mandate we always examine if there is a conflict of interests.


Further information:

Please note our data protection policy.


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