Our client Cube Bikes is supported by our customs team around Dr. Lothar Harings in all customs matters. Cube Bikes still buys many bicycles and spare parts from third countries into the European Union, so that sometimes customs duties can be incurred in considerable sums.


Welcome to Ulmenstraße in the heart of Frankfurt.


In our series "Art on Top" we invite young artists from the Städelschule to exhibit their work in our Frankfurt office. Viviana Abelson from Buenos Aires/Argentina is currently presenting her work on the 15th floor. We accompanied the ceremonial opening of the vernissage in our new conference floor with our camera.

The Max Bögl group of companies has developed a new system for local public transport: The Transport System Bögl (TSB) promises with the magnetic levitation train technology an environmentally friendly and cost-efficient means of transport for a better mobility in the city centres. The technology is also enjoying greater international popularity: Max Bögl recently exported the TSB to China. Through a sales partnership with a Chinese company, the construction of a 3.5-kilometer test track in Chengdu and the comprehensive marketing of the technology in China are planned.


In February 2012, owner Wilhelm Schröter opened the first elbgym fitness studio at the Gorch-Fock-Wall in Hamburg. In the meantime, elbgym has two more "5-star" studios in the heart of Hamburg. And our client will continue to grow without giving up her brand core: The elbgym focuses on genuine, honest training in a high class ambience. Our employees, whom we accompanied with the camera during a training in the Gorch-Fock-Wall, also experienced this.


Client satisfaction is the highest good: We have asked our clients what is particularly important to them when working with a law firm. Solution competence, clarity, speed, punctuality, accessibility, transparent fees and above all empathy are among the most frequently mentioned characteristics.

Our process of determining our guiding principles did not involve finding new values for our law firm. Instead, we as GvW Graf von Westphalen wanted to intensively address our understanding of our role as a business and employer. We identified together three values which are important to us and guide us in our work, how we deal with each other and our clients: Leading, Focused, Fair.

beegy launches an intelligent charging control system for electric vehicles on the market: The new emobility application networks the charging station with the domestic photovoltaic system and ideally with a battery storage device. In this way, as much self-produced solar electricity as possible can be used to charge the car at the lowest possible cost.

The Allgäu Airport, formerly the military airbase near Memmingen, is in the eleventh year of operation as a civilian airport, in the meantime. It is a project of the businesses from the region for the region – 76 shareholders have raised equity in an amount of 26 million Euro for the successful operation of the airport with more than 40 destinations. Ralf Schmid, managing director of the Allgäu Airport, looks back on the first day of flight operations and the legal milestones in the development of the airport.

Lighthouses are the great passion of one of the founders of Floatel, Tim Wittenbecher. A successful business idea has developed from this passion. The Berlin company transforms lighthouses into hotels which are very popular with travelers. People on vacation in Spain and Italy are also able to enjoy these unique lodgings.