Typical Legal Services of Notaries
Dr. Marius Kohler and Hans-Jürgen Grünhage

Examples of typical services that we, Notaries Dr. Marius Kohler and Hans-Jürgen Grünhage, offer to you are:

Real estate:

  • Sale and purchase of real estate, apartments, houses, also in the form of s.c. portfolio sales
  • Encumbrance of real property with charges, usufruct, and easements
  • Division of property into condominiums
  • Assisting developers and investors in urban and rural planning

Companies / Corporate Law:

  • Comprehensive counselling for company founders
  • Formation of limited liability companies (GmbH, UG) and entrepreneurial partnerships (OHG, KG, GmbH & Co. KG), formation of stock corporations (AG), European companies (SE), cooperatives (eG)
  • M & A in all its forms (in particular mergers, spin-offs, split-offs), sale of shares in  limited liability companies or entrepreneurial companies, etc.
  • Counselling and support for company successions


  • Counselling on succession planning (including the appointment of a legal guardian and executor of the will)
  • Authentication of last wills and agreements as to succession
  • Settlement of the inheritance (application of certificates of inheritance, executorship, etc., and European Certificates of Succession)
  • Sharing-out of the estate (among co-heirs, legatees, etc.)
  • Acting as administrators of last wills


  • Contracts and deeds on the granting of real property, shares in companies and other assets – with or without reservations of usufruct or a contractual claim for the right of return, etc.


  • Marriage and divorce contracts and civil partnership contracts, containing provisions for parental custody, financial relations between the spouses (so-called matrimonial property regime), maintenance, pension entitlements (so-called balancing of future pensions), etc.
  • Contractual regulations for partnerships outside of marriage or registered civil partnership
  • Adoptions
  • Contractual regulations in the context of artificial insemination

General Prevention:

  • General powers of attorney
  • Lasting/preventive powers of attorney
  • Disposals of custodianship
  • Living wills

Dispute settlement / Mediation:

  • Dispute-avoiding mediation, especially in corporate, family and succession matters (e.g. in the context of the sharing-out of the estate)