Legal Information

Information provided according to Sec. 5 German Telemedia Act (TMG)

Law firm
Michael A.C. Ashcroft
Specialist lawyer for family law and social law
Baumäckerweg 14/3
72401 Haigerloch

Telephone: +49 7474 9561660
Telefax: +49 7474 9561669

VAT Id number according to Sec. 27 a German Value Added Tax Act:

Supervising authority

The lawyers of the law office are admitted under the law of the Federal Republic of Germany and members of the

Bar Association Tübingen
Christohpstr. 30
72072 Tübingen

Professional regulations

For the lawyers of the law firm, the following professional regulations apply:

  • Federal Lawyers Act (BRAO)
  • Professional Code of Lawyers (BORA)
  • Specialist Attorney Code (FAO)
  • Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG)

The above provisions are available on the website under the heading "For Attorneys" and in the sub-category "Professional Law". The RVG is accessible at

Professional indemnity insurance

Victoria Versicherung AG
Victoriaplatz 1
40198 Düsseldorf

Scope of insurance: Throughout the EU territory and the countries of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Responsible for contents acc. to Sec. 55, para. 2 German Federal Broadcasting Agreement (RstV):

Michael A.C. Ashcroft
Baumäckerweg 14/3
72401 Haigerloch

Dispute resolution

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS):

We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.

Concept, Design, Implementation

Werbeagentur Neubert GmbH
Kommunikations- und Werbeagentur
Goethestraße 1, 72406 Bisingen

Liability for Contents

As service providers, we are liable for own contents of these websites according to Sec. 7, paragraph 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG). However, according to Sec. 8 to 10 German Telemedia Act (TMG), service providers are not obligated to permanently monitor submitted or stored information or to search for evidences that indicate illegal activities.

Legal obligations to removing information or to blocking the use of information remain unchallenged. In this case, liability is only possible at the time of knowledge about a specific violation of law. Illegal contents will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.

Liability for Links

Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We have no influence on the contents of those websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents. Providers or administrators of linked websites are always responsible for their own contents.

The linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the establishment of the link. Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents of linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that there has been a violation of law. Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.


Contents and compilations published on these websites by the providers are subject to German copyright laws. Reproduction, editing, distribution as well as the use of any kind outside the scope of the copyright law require a written permission of the author or originator. Downloads and copies of these websites are permitted for private use only.
The commercial use of our contents without permission of the originator is prohibited.

Copyright laws of third parties are respected as long as the contents on these websites do not originate from the provider. Contributions of third parties on this site are indicated as such. However, if you notice any violations of copyright law, please inform us. Such contents will be removed immediately.