Contract law (Contracts, Terms creation) and contract review

Horak lawyers across the civil- versed and contract law. We are used to, to set us apart with the economic concerns of our clients, to translate these into customized formulations and appropriate contractual interest.

Of course we support the interests of our clients even after a legal dispute over the contract beyond the end. We put the needs of the clientele to be enforced by or. defend them against insolvency. Here, we do not content ourselves with routine measures. We help our clients with specialist knowledge in the field of law enforcement and the Insolvency Act to enforce his claims.

Family Law – between marriage, Marriage settlement, Divorce and divorce agreement

Family Law

We ensure competent representation in divorce proceedings and ancillary matters in divorce (Maintenance, Custody, Balancing supply and matrimonial property disputes). Another focus of activity is the advice in advance of separation and divorce, and in this context the design of marriage contracts, Separation- and divorce agreements. From the initial consultation during the separation phase until completion of the divorce proceedings, the clients receive individual attention at every stage of this crisis situation and have in the office at any time for acute problems a contact.

Family law involves issues such as marriage contract, Non-marital cohabitation, Registered partnership, Kind, Divorce and Maintenance.

Marriage settlement

With a prenuptial agreement, the legal arrangements for the marriage can be modified individually. Through a marriage contract can tailored to each individual situation optimal basis for the marriage to be created. Since the individual situations of each pair are very different, there is no pattern of marriage contracts. A / E attorney / lawyer can draft a customized exactly to your marriage contract claims.

Non-marital cohabitation

The salient feature of the non-marital partnership is the legal non-binding. Unmarried couples may at any time be dissolved.

Registered partnership

To 1.8.2001 the Civil Partnership Act came into force. That § 1 LPartG adult persons of the same sex may establish a registered partnership.


Legitimate and illegitimate children born are treated by this Act. Both in the case of separation and divorce, it remains a basic scheme of joint parental custody, which can only be modified at the request.


The marriage is for life. The marriage may be dissolved by a court judgment design.



Another focus of our consultancy lies in the representation and counseling of companies and individuals in their personal capacity issues. The transfer of assets to the next generation requires a prudent and long-term planning, the economic, must take into account legal and tax issues as well as personal circumstances. Horak Attorneys this creates all necessary contracts and legal declarations as z. B. Wills, Marriage- and trusts, corporate law rules, Donation contracts and all configurations of inter vivos. Against the background of growing state value for the succession, we consider socio,,de,The inheritance includes the legal standards on the transition of the assets of a person at death to one or more other persons,,de,Lawyers or the court,,de,The statutory inheritance of a possible spouse should be considered,,de,as it will be the sole heir anyway after the intestate succession,,de,The transfer of assets will become of social,,de- and tax aspects. In the private sector are due to changed family circumstances (non-marital partners, Remarriage, etc.), not (more) comply with the legislative model of the ideal family, develop differentiated solutions inheritance.

Das Erbrecht umfasst die Rechtsnormen zum Übergang des Vermögens einer Person bei ihrem Tod auf eine oder mehrere andere Personen. Every person has the fundamental right to inherit, So to regulate disposal of the property or other rights can sell; towards the entrance of his own death. Beneficiaries have the right to inherit.

The rules for inheritance of inheritance are, zum Testament, made compulsory part of the legacy and the. It also deals with the disinheritance and death duties and the cost of Notaries, Rechtsanwälte oder das Gericht.


Has written a will the testator, The statutory succession. This is regulated in the Law, which states, that the deceased is inherited by his relatives.

Closer relatives such as e.g.. Children and grandchildren close relatives further away such as. Nephews or nieces of the succession of. Dabei sollte das gesetzliche Erbrecht eines möglichen Ehegatten berücksichtigt werden.


A discount without an heir, there are not, because the German law always takes death, the intestate succession, as long as the testator has erected no will and no other available.

If the heir to a childless couple, for example, go to the wife, so no will is required, da diese nach der gesetzlichen Erbfolge sowieso Alleinerbin sein wird. Only when the testator has other ambitions in the transfer of the assets, is a testament required.

In the following cases the succession should be governed by a Testament or a contract of inheritance:

  • The succession is to deviate from the statutory succession.
  • It is more than just a legal heir in question.
  • Die Weitergabe des Vermögens soll aus sozialen, be influenced economic or fiscal reasons.
  • Potential changes in the genetic structure should be considered