Justizministerium des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
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Ministry of Justice

Essential information about the Ministry of Justice, the Minister and the Secretary of State

The Ministry of Justice is located at Martin-Luther-Platz 40 in 40212 Düsseldorf and can be contacted by

  • telephone (+49 (0) 211 8792-0),
  • fax (+49 (0) 211 8792-456) or
  • via email (see imprint).

"Regardless of education, previous career or current position, we are working towards the common goal of creating the appropriate conditions to ensure that the judiciary can fulfill its duties and obligations." - An extract from the leading principles of the Ministry of Justice of North Rhine-Westphalia.


  • Ordner About us
    Click here for an overview of the supreme regional authorities of the judicial administration of North Rhine-Westphalia with its executives. You will also find all important contact details of the Ministry of Justice.
  • Ordner Directions
    Information on how you can find the Ministry of Justice (Ministerium der Justiz).
  • Ordner The Minister of Justice
    Curriculum vitae of Peter Biesenbach.
  • Ordner State Secretary
    Curriculum vitae of Dirk Wedel.
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