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Achim Meier

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Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

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Public Private Partnership.


Achim Meier has vast experience in providing legal advice during the construction process (with a focus on over-ground and plant construction), structuring PPP projects, as well as during real estate transactions (for both the buyer and the seller). In addition, he has in-depth knowledge and a wealth of experience in the area of infrastructure and large building projects. Due to his expertise in contract law, he represents his clients in all matters relating to public procurement law and private building law, both within the scope of PPP projects and within the scope of conventional implementation models, as well as in court and arbitration proceedings. He also specialises in the defence against and enforcement of additional claims. Achim Meier is based in Essen. He coordinates Luther's Project Finance / Infrastructure Team, which deals with the privately financed implementation of complex infrastructure projects through PPP solutions on the basis of an integrated approach.


He started specializing in real estate law during his studies and has offered legal advice in this field since being admitted to the bar in 2000. Achim Meier joined Luther (or its respective predecessor) in 2000.


German, English.


Achim Meier was born in 1971. He studied law at the Ruhr University in Bochum and Real Estate Economics at the European Business School.

Germany: Real estate and construction

Construction (including construction litigation)

Within: Construction (including construction litigation)

Achim Meier’s team at Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH provides ‘extensive and practical advice’ alongside ‘good and thoroughly thought-through solutions’ on the full spectrum of construction law but focuses on health sector work. The group advised several Lörrach district clinics on the construction of a new central hospital for approximately €280m and assists the University Hospital Jena with contractual matters pertaining to the development of a number of new hospital buildings. Christian Zanner, who joined the team in June 2017 from Wollmann & Partner GbR, assisted a DAX-listed company with the renovation of a high-rise building, and acted for Cloud N° 7 in construction law and contentious issues arising from the development of a high-rise construction project in Stuttgart. Michael Kunkel was made up to partner in July 2017.

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Real estate

Within: Real estate

Achim Meier’s ‘excellent’ real estate practice at Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH handles transactions alongside tenancy law matters and receives praise for its ‘balanced strategies to resolve issues’. In recent highlights, the practice assisted Ärzteversorgung Niedersachsen with the acquisition of the Springer Quarter in Hamburg, and advised Real I.S. on the sale of the office property Holle-Karree. Michael Kunkel was made up to partner in July 2017 and Stephan Finck in July of the following year.

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