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Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

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Karsten Köhler

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Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

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Corporate Law / Mergers & Acquisitions.


Karsten Köhler primarily offers advice to local authorities, municipally owned corporations, and holding companies in issues concerning corporate, municipal, or public procurement law. His emphasis is on transaction projects, privatization transactions, restructuring, and complex procurement projects. In addition, the importance of advising private bidders during large-volume contract allocation processes or during privatization continues to grow, particularly concerning public procurement and corporate law. Karsten Köhler is based in Leipzig.


He has been a part of the Luther team (or its respective predecessor) ever since. Since 2002 he has also been a permanent employee of Vergaberecht, a magazine on public procurement law. He became a certified specialist in public procurement law in September 2016. 


German, English.


Karsten Köhler was born in 1973. After studying law at the University of Leipzig and completing his post-graduate traineeship in Saxony, he was admitted to the bar in 2001.

Germany: Public sector

Public procurement

Within: Public procurement

The four-partner group at Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH focuses on acting for contracting authorities in procurement procedures in a variety of sectors such as construction, healthcare, IT, broadband supply, transport infrastructure and services. Ulf-Dieter Pape heads the practice, which also includes Henner-Matthias Puppel, Karsten Köhler and newly appointed partner Stefan Finck. Recent highlights include advising the Federal Ministry of Health and the Federal Agency for Real Estate on tender procedures concerning the general refurbishment of two landmark buildings. The group also assisted a city’s public transport company with the procurement of vehicles. Klinikum Braunschweig, the state of North Rhine-Westphalia and LNVG are among its other clients.

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