Our practice specialises in notarial services. We offer assistance with all matters overseen by notaries in Germany. Our particular strengths lie in complex and pressing corporate transactions – funding rounds, transformation measures, exits. We also execute your real estate purchases reliably and quickly – whether for a single apartment or an entire portfolio.
Carlos Katins studied law at Humboldt University in Berlin and Columbia University in New York City (LL.M.). He underwent practical training in legal work at the Court of Appeal Berlin, spending some time in London and São Paulo as well. Carlos gained more than ten years of professional experience as a lawyer with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, where he advised German and international corporations and private equity funds on M&A, venture capital and real estate transactions. He qualified as a notary in 2015.
After completing her secondary education, Saskia Pieterek was recruited by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and trained to work as a notary assistant. From 2008 she was employed in the notary’s office of an international legal practice. Saskia joined our team in 2018.
Konstantin v. Richthofen
After qualifying as a banking professional, Konstantin v. Richthofen studied law at Passau University and Humboldt University in Berlin. From 2014 he was employed by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Berlin, initially as a trainee and, after qualifying, as a lawyer in the field of corporate law/M&A. Konstantin worked for the notary’s office of Carlos Katins from 2019. He qualified as a notary in 2022.
Oliver Rohmann is a trained typesetter. He brings many years of experience in the field of digital services, including as Senior Legal Tech Specialist at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. At 3n.berlin, he is responsible for the digitalization of our processes.
Quality calls for specialisation. For this reason we work exclusively for clients requiring notarial services.
We bring passion and commitment to the task of executing your plans. We find individual solutions – quickly, creatively and with an eye for detail.
When dealing with private matters, we show empathy and discretion.
We collaborate closely with your other professional advisers.
Our practice is situated on the Gendarmenmarkt with views of both the Deutscher Dom and the Konzerthaus Berlin.
If using public transport, take underground line U2 to Hausvogteiplatz and the exit for Markgrafenstrasse. By car, enter the underground car park from Mohrenstrasse. Free spaces are reserved for our clients, and an electric vehicle charging station is available.
Our three meeting rooms can comfortably accommodate up to twenty people.
We look forward to seeing you.