I accompany you as your defence lawyer in Essen, in the Ruhr region and nationwide throughout the complete criminal proceedings. I am on your side, fight for your rights, protect and maintain your dignity in this stressful situation.

I know the authority and judicial structures from the inside, I am familiar with its quirks. I always prefer direct communication channels.

Starting on day 1 my team and I assume all communication with the involved authorities as police, public prosecutor’s office or the court concerned with your case and give you a competent and realistic assessment regarding the further proceedings.


At the same time I help you to behave ideally towards police, public prosecutor’s office and court and to achieve the best possible result. Continuous training helps me to ensure a high level of competence.

Biographic information
Baris Gültekin, specialist lawyer in criminal law

Fields of law
Criminal law, criminal traffic offences, administrative offences

German, English, Turkish

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  • Gang crimes
  • Import, dealing and possession of narcotics, international cocaine trafficking, cannabis plantation, labs or drug kitchens
  • Accusations of arms trafficking
  • Homicides as murder and manslaughter
  • in case of robbery, blackmailing or human trafficking
  • Juvenile law and sexual Offences Act
  • Criminal tax proceedings, e.g. in case of cigarette smuggling
  • accusations of cybercrimes
  • defence in investigation proceedings against, house searches, arrest, issue and execution of a warrant of arrest (oral proceedings of habeas corpus)
  • appeal proceedings regarding parole cancellation
  • in main proceedings
  • in accessory prosecution/victim support
  • as witness assistance, your assistance in case of a witness summons at police, public prosecutor’s office or court
  • criminal complaint and charge
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  • Defence of driving under influence of alcohol or narcotics
  • in case of causing death by negligence/battery
  • leaving the scene of an accident
  • illegal car racing
  • impairing the safety of road traffic
  • driving without a driving licence/ban on driving
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  • speeding and red light violations
  • cell phone ban and tailgating
  • defence against possible driving bans
  • licence’s probationary period, retraining seminar
  • point reduction

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24/7 Emergency hotline of the lawyer

Baris Gültekin Notfalltelefon 

C 0152 29687217

Please keep in mind: An emergency in a criminal matter is, if you are faced with an arrest, a house search or similar and an immediate action to save your existence is necessary. For these case my law office offers you the emergency hotline.

In all other matters please contact my office staff during the usual office hours calling the landline number. > Contact