Important Information Stibbe London B.V.
Stibbe London B.V.
53 New Broad Street
London EC2M 1JJ
T. +44 20 7151 09 20
F. +44 20 7151 09 30
1077 WM Amsterdam
Stibbe London B.V. is registered in the Trade Register of the Dutch Chamber of Commerce under number: 34206454 and with the Registrar of Companies for England and Wales at Companies House under numbers: FC025331 and BR007672.
Dutch VAT number: NL8142.50.026.B01
UK VAT number UK branch: 649 0537 21
Stibbe London B.V. is not regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (“SRA”). Stibbe London B.V.’s attorneys, civil law notaries and tax advisers are not admitted to the roll of solicitors of England and Wales or the Bar of England and Wales. Stibbe London B.V.’s attorneys, civil law notaries (including candidate and assigned civil law notaries) and tax advisers are registered with and bound by the professional rules and codes of conduct of their respective professional organisations in the Netherlands:
Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten (The Dutch Bar Association)
Koninklijke Notariële Beroepsorganisatie (The Royal Dutch Organisation for Civil-law Notaries)
Nederlandse Orde van Belastingadviseurs (The Dutch Association of Tax Advisers)
Stibbe London B.V. attorneys who are registered with the SRA as Registered European Lawyers are also bound by the professional rules and codes of conduct of the SRA to the extent that they apply to Registered European Lawyers practising through an Exempt European Practice (as defined in the SRA Handbook 2011). The professional rules of conduct of the SRA can be accessed here - SRA Handbook.
Pursuant to applicable laws and regulations, including the Dutch Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing Act (“Wet ter voorkoming van witwassen en financieren van terrorisme”), law firms have to verify the identity of clients, in certain situations, before accepting an assignment and report unusual transactions to a central authority. Please ask your adviser if you have questions on these legal requirements or refer either to the website of the Bureau Financieel Toezicht (Financial Supervision Office) or the Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten (The Dutch Bar Association) for further information.
The compulsory insurance scheme of the SRA does not apply to Stibbe London B.V. The attorneys, civil law notaries and tax advisers of Stibbe London B.V. are insured in accordance with the rules of their respective professional organisations under professional indemnity policies, which include worldwide coverage. Our insurance agent is Aon Risk Solutions, Paalbergweg 2-4, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. More information can be found in Aon’s insurance declaration.
The general conditions of Stibbe London B.V. have been deposited at the Court Registry of the Amsterdam District Court under number 45/2016. They apply to all services performed by Stibbe London B.V. A copy can be requested free of charge or you can find them at www.stibbe.com/generalconditions. Kindly refer to our general conditions for more information on fees, limitation of liability, applicable law, choice of forum and alternative dispute resolution for our civil law notary service, etc.
We aspire to continuously improve the quality of our service. If you are not satisfied for any reason, we would like to hear from you. Any questions, suggestions or complaints can be sent to the addresses above or to firstname.lastname@example.org. The complaints procedures for our attorneys (“advocaten”) and our civil law notaries are available in English and in Dutch.