Dr. Gerrit Binz

Real Estate, IP, Inheritance


Cornelia Binz

Labour, Social Security, Families


Frank Ernser

Traffic, Insurance, Crime


The Matters of Course

Service: standard forms and info


The Necessities

Contact, Company Details, Disclaimer, Data Protection etc.


Dr. Gerrit Binz

Specialist solicitor in rental/lease and apartment ownership law

Born 1972 in Trier, married, three sons

  • 1993–2000: Study of law in Trier and Heidelberg; study of administrative sciences in Speyer; Legal traineeship in Germany and England
  • 2001–2005: PhD in Media and Film Law; title of PhD thesis: "Film Censorship in German Democracy" from the German University of Administrative Sciences, Speyer (www.hfv-speyer.de)
  • Since 2009: Visiting lecturer in Intellectual Property Law at Trier University of Applied Sciences (www.hochschule-trier.de
  • Since 2010: Member of the Board of the Immobilienverband Südwest e.V., a registered real-estate association for the region of SW Germany (www.immobilienverband-suedwest.com)
  • Since 2013: Specialist solicitor in rental/lease and apartment ownership law
  • 2015: Completion of Specialist solicitor course in law of construction and architects

Languages: English


  • Advisory service during the real-estate purchasing procedure, esp. check of purchase contract 
  • Support service during construction (artisan bill)
  • Check & draft of commercial rental and private rental contracts, action of eviction
  • Brokerage (financial reliability, enforcement)


  • Trademark registration in Germany, EU and worldwide (Trademark research, advisory service for business name & domain)
  • Design Registration (design protection) in Germany, EU and worldwide
  • Check and draft of licence agreements
  • Check of sales promotions
  • Warning


  • Check and enforcement of right to build (development plan)
  • Check  and appeal against demand for payment of development
  • Appeal against unwelcome town planning (noisy industrial estate, approaching housing estate, traffic noise, hostels)
  • Outline permission, building permit


  • Check and draft of testament, contract of inheritance, contract of donation (planning of succession)
  • Executorship
  • Enforcement of legacy and compulsory portion
  • Contention of community of heirs, limitation of liability of heir