Construction (including construction litigation) in Germany


BREYER RECHTSANWÄLTE focuses exclusively on private and public construction law, public procurement law and real estate law and supports clients and contractors in large-scale construction projects and contentious proceedings; thanks to the frequent cooperation with other European locations cross-border matters are also covered. Wolfgang Breyer is experienced in alternative processing methods and, above all, partnering models; He also acts as an arbitrator and adjudicator. Other key contacts are Michael Burdinski (support during construction), Angelika Frohwein (contract drafting), Mario Verdugo Morales (procurement law), Maximilian Regul (litigation, in particular wage and defect litigation), Sebastian Thomas (facility management and contracting), Annika Kühne (procurement law and litigation) and Michael Böhme (litigation, insurance law). The competencies ensure the comprehensive support in construction, real estate and architectural law.

Practice head(s):

Wolfgang Breyer; Michael Burdinski; Angelika Frohwein; Mario Verdugo Morales; Maximilian Regul; Sebastian Thomas; Annika Kühne; Michael Böhme


‘The mandates are looked after very professionally a very high level, reliable and in emergencies an above-average commitment. The overarching goal of a solution/comparison is always pursued.’

‘Wolfgang Breyer is a guide for visionary contract models (IPA); very convincing to third parties.’

‘Michael Burdinski is very practical, very technically versed and extremely solution-oriented; very professional opportunity and risk management.’

Key clients

Siemens AG



Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Bundesbau Baden-Württemberg

VINCI Construction Terrassement Deutschland GmbH

Köster GmbH / Baresel Tunnelbau GmbH

Leonhard Weiss Gmbh & Co. KG

Vector Informatik GmbH

Ed. Züblin AG

LBBW Immobilien Development

Max Bögl Bauunternehmung GmbH & Co. KG

Schleith GmbH

WMF Group GmbH

Flughafen Stuttgart Gesellschaft mbH

Fischer Weilheim GmbH

Fischer Wohnbau & Immobilien GmbH & Co. KG

ECE Projektmanagement G.m.b.H. & Co. KG

Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz

IDEXX Europe B. V.

Zweckverband Bodensee-Wasserversorgung

Work highlights

  • Advising Siemens AG on the construction of a new quarter in Berlin (Siemensstadt).

  • Advising the Lake Constance Water Supply Association on the renovation and partial construction of the drinking water supply pipes (long-distance pipes) from Lake Constance.


CMS advises on the entire value chain of project developments and focuses on renewable energies (above all, offshore wind), hydrogen (in the area of ​​industrial production facilities) and grid infrastructure-related matters. The advice on plant construction in the industrial and energy sectors is another core strength; here, Nicolai Ritter and practice head Martin Krause boast relevant expertise. Both are also experienced in the support during the construction of data centers. Project support and contract drafting are further competencies as well as clients’ representation in construction-related disputes, where Andreas Roquette is a key contact. Katja Küpper is experienced in construction, architectural and engineering law and regularly advises public sector clients on planning and construction contract-related matters as well as on PPP projects. Associate Turid König is well versed in advising on new construction and expansion projects.

Practice head(s):

Martin Krause

Other key lawyers:

Katja Küpper; Andreas Roquette; Nicolai Ritter; Turid König


‘Very good responsiveness and quick responses with appropriate timing, which is excellently adhered to.’

‘Very good, understandable written communication and formulations. Very pleasant cooperation.’

‘CMS has proven to be very good at resolving issues quickly without overcomplicating things.’

Key clients


Femern Bælt A/S

Flughafen Berlin-Brandenburg







Seatrium Fixed Platforms



Work highlights

  • Advising Seatrium Fixed Platforms (fka Sembcorp Marine Offshore Platforms) on concluding a partnership agreement with TenneT TSO for the realization of several offshore projects for the construction of two 2GW MW class converter stations each to connect wind farms in the North Sea.

  • Advising Tata Steel Germany on the drafting and negotiation of a contract for the construction of a production facility, including leasing financing.

  • Advising CargoBeamer AG, an internationally active contractor and operator of loading terminals for the largely fully automated loading of goods onto rail transport, including in connection with the planning and construction of a loading terminal in Calais (France), several terminals in Germany and in Domodossola (Italy).

GSK Stockmann

GSK Stockmann routinely acts in cross-practice cooperation and focuses on urban project developments, smart cities, housing developments and retail centers as well as on private construction law and advises project developers, housing associations and retailers. The practice increasingly assists with sustainability-related issues, particularly in connection with smart cities, such as energy supply and waste disposal. Plant construction support is another key competence and focuses on the energy sector and energy infrastructure; here, the team is regularly instructed by industrial companies, DAX companies as well as clients from the smart city and renewable energy sectors. Practice head Jan Kehrberg focuses on project developments as well as construction, construction contract and public procurement law matters. The capacities in the public sector were particularly strengthened with the arrival of former Federal Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in January 2023; simultaneously, Jan Kramer, who comprehensively advises on project developments as well as construction and real estate law, was appointed to local partner. This is complemented by experience in contentious construction and architectural law matters, including litigation. Kerstin von Staa is well versed in approval procedures, including clients' representation before administrative courts.

Practice head(s):

Jan Kehrberg

Other key lawyers:

Kerstin von Staa; Claudia Busch; Jonas Philipp Wilkens; Lars Bollensen; Heiko Maas; Jan Kramer

Key clients

BECKEN Development GmbH

Biomethan C-Port GmbH


Daiwa House Modular Europe GmbH

Deka Gruppe

Doosan Lentjes GmbH

Arikon Hoch- und Ingenieurbau GmbH

Duman Capital Partners GmbH

ENGIE Deutschland // GASAG

Estrel Tower Besitz GmbH & Co. KG

eyrise B.V.

Instone Real Estate Development GmbH

Merck KGaA, Standort Darmstadt

Niedersachsen Ports GmbH & Co. KG

property team pta AG

Siemens Real Estate

Soravia Deutschland GmbH

Tegel Projekt GmbH


HOWOGE Unternehmensgruppe

MOMENI Investment Management GmbH

Work highlights

  • Construction-related advice to Estrel on the construction of a hotel conference center, the highest high-rise in Berlin.

  • Advice to Merck on plant construction; Advice on large-volume construction projects involving production technology and warehouse logistics.

  • Ongoing legal planning support for Siemens in the Siemensstadt 2.0 project.

Kapellmann und Partner

Kapellmann und Partner is experienced in supporting both structural and civil engineering projects as well as infrastructure measures and supports clients and contractors along the entire value chain of construction. The planning and construction support also covers the advice on related financing and operational issues. All aspects of construction contract law are covered, including multi-party agreements, litigation as well as tax and insurance law matters. Klaus Eschenbruch frequently acts at the tax law interface, while Claus von Rintelen handles insurance law matters and regularly advises on major claims in this context. Von Rintelen jointly heads the construction and architectural law practice with Werner Langen, who is well versed in contract drafting, contract management and contentious matters. Martin Wittemeier boasts similar competencies and focuses on project support in the offshore wind sector. The latter is also the focus of Simona Liauw, who made partner in January 2023. Plant construction and construction services engineering are core focus areas of Ralf Steding and Gerolf Sonntag. Florian Dressel (real estate and construction law, architectural law, ESG) joined Loschelder in early 2023.

Practice head(s):

Werner Langen; Claus von Rintelen; Ralf Steding; Gerolf Sonntag

Other key lawyers:

Jörg Bodden; Thomas Jelitte; Stefanie Selle; Martin Jung; Heiko Fuchs; Martin Wittemeier; Michael Bosse; Klaus Eschenbruch; Simona Liauw


‘Good and experienced construction lawyers who look for solutions and also speed up processes.’

‘Jörg Bodden: From the first conversation we felt safe and well advised with him. His extensive knowledge of construction contract law, combined with a detail-oriented and proactive approach, guided us through complex legal issues and negotiations. Thanks to his professionalism and commitment, we were able to achieve optimal (project) results. It’s not just his legal expertise that is impressive, but also his empathy and his ability to explain complex legal topics in an understandable way.’

‘Comprehensive advice in the area of ​​construction law that is objective and reflects a realistic assessment of the situation. What is important is technical thinking, which is often very different at other law firms. Very clean documentation of the collaboration. Accurate, clear invoicing.’

Work highlights

Leinemann & Partner

Leinemann & Partner offers construction support in all aspects of contract-related matters under public procurement and real estate law, including procurement procedures. These competencies are requested by clients and contractors in the context of construction and infrastructure projects, including the recent assistance with bridge, railway, subway, clinic and residential projects. Practice head Ralf Leinemann offers corresponding expertise and Marc Oliver Hilgers complements this with experience in litigation and arbitration proceedings; Leinemann is also experienced in arbitration, while Hilgers also advises on plant construction projects.

Practice head(s):

Ralf Leinemann

Other key lawyers:

Jan-Hendrik Kues; Thomas Hildebrandt; Rasmus Gersch; Marc Oliver Hilgers; Amneh Abu Saris; Stephan Kaminsky; Michael Göger


‘Good introduction and overview of the English-language contract. Short response times.’

‘The Leinemann law firm is staffed with top lawyers. They always work hard on the matter.’

‘Thomas Hildebrandt and Amneh Abu Saris are always very good contacts. The cases are processed precisely and always in an understanding manner.’

Key clients

Abt Wasser- und Umwelttechnik GmbH

ams OSRAM International GmbH

Antal Unternehmensgruppe

Anton Schick GmbH + Co. KG

ARGE JNV – Umbau Betriebshof Burgau

ARGE U 5 Los 1

ARGE U-Bahn Nürnberg U3 SW BA 2.2

AviaFund Solution Services GmbH

Berger Beton SE

Depenbrock Ingenieurwasserbau GmbH & Co. KG

Femern Link Contractors

Glass GmbH Bauunternehmen

GSE Deutschland GmbH

HSV Fußball AG

Köster GmbH

List Bau Nordhorn GmbH & Co KG

Max Bögl


Offenbacher Verkehrs-Betriebe GmbH


Rhomberg Sersa Rail Group/Rhomberg Bahntechnik GmbH

Richard Ditting GmbH & Co. KG


Values Real Estate

Volkswagen AG

Wurst Stahlbau GmbH

WvM Berlin Immobilien + Projektentwicklung GmbH

ZSB Zwickauer Sonderstahlbau GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising the bidding consortium, in particular Depenbrock Ingenieurwasserbau, on the award and on all construction and public procurement law issues relating to the conclusion of the contract and the start of the measures for the construction of the new LNG import terminal for the transshipment of liquefied gases near Bützfleth in Stade an der Elbe.

  • Advising the Femern Link Contractors consortium on the ongoing construction phase of the Fehmarnbelt Fixed Link project. Recently, construction-related advice and drafting of contracts with subcontractors, planners and suppliers.

  • Construction-related advice to the construction working group on the new extension of the subway line 5 in Munich with a project volume of approximately €250 million, including negotiations with the LHSt Munich.


LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB supports construction companies, public institutions as well as project and property developers in various construction law matters. Contractors regularly instruct the team on infrastructure projects, such as motorway and tunnel construction projects, while public sector clients request the expertise in interfacing public procurement law matters thanks to cross-practice cooperation with the relevant experts. The project support capacities in the public sector were strengthened with the partner appointment of Ulrich Eix in January 2023; he also acts on behalf of investors and (planning offices/Planungsbüro). Client support in the construction of hospitals is a core focus of the teams in Munich and Stuttgart. This is complemented by experience in dispute resolution, where the team frequently represents medium-sized construction companies as contractors. The team is led by Wolfgang Abel, who specialises in supporting large-scale infrastructure projects. The interface between construction, real estate and public law was strengthened with the addition of Christian Kruska (previously at BREYER RECHTSANWÄLTE) in June 2022.

Practice head(s):

Wolfgang Abel

Other key lawyers:

Christian Kruska; Ulrich Eix; Michael Stoll

Key clients

Alb Fils Kliniken GmbH

Allianz Real Estate GmbH

Arbeitsgemeinschaft Tunnel Hauptbahnhof 2. S-Bahn Stammstrecke (Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG, Max Bögl Stiftung & Co. KG, Ed. Züblin AG, Bauer Spezialtiefbau AG)

Arbeitsgemeinschaft VE 10 Oberirdisch West 2. S-Bahn Stammstrecke (Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG, Max Bögl Stiftung & Co. KG, Ed. Züblin AG, Bauer Spezialtiefbau AG)

ARGE B31n Anschluss Rengoldshauser Straße

ARGE Tunnel RASTATT (HOCHTIEF Solutions AG, Ed. Züblin AG)

Bietergemeinschaft Erneuerung B10, Ulm

Bundesgartenschau Mannheim 2023 gGmbH

Ed. Züblin AG


Eurytos Unternehmensgruppe

Evangelische Landeskirche in Württemberg

HOCHTIEF Infrastructure GmbH

IEG Feuerbach GmbH & Co. KG

Instone Real Estate Development GmbH

Karrié Bauwerkserhaltung GmbH

Kliniken des Landkreises Lörrach GmbH

Klinikum Esslingen

Klinikum rechts der Isar der TU München

Köster GmbH

Kreiskliniken Böblingen gGmbH

Landeshauptstadt München

Leitner GmbH & Co. Bauunternehmung GmbH

Leonhard Weiss GmbH & Co. KG

Lindner Group (Lindner SE)

Lindner SE

m3 Bauprojektmanagement GmbH

Neue Pressegesellschaft mbH & Co. KG

Pallottiner KdÖR


SAR Anlagenbau GmbH

Schaltbau GmbH

Sozialservicegesellschaft (SSG) des Bayerischen Roten Kreuzes (BRK)

Stadt Dillingen a.d. Donau

Stadt Heilbronn

Stadtwerke Karlsruhe GmbH


Studierendenwerk Tübingen-Hohenheim

Swiss Life Asset Managers Deutschland GmbH

Universitätsklinikum Tübingen

Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG

Württembergischer Landessportbund e.V.

ZECH Hochbau AG (vormals BAM Deutschland AG)

Work highlights

  • Construction-related advice to Schaltbau GmbH on the construction of the new NExT Factory production site in Velden/Vils.

  • Advice on construction law and during construction for both the working group VE 10 Aboveground West 2nd S-Bahn main line and the working group VE 30 Tunnel Main Station 2nd S-Bahn main line in the execution of the partial lots VE 10 – Aboveground West and VE 30 – Tunnel Main Station (S- Railway tunnel between Donnersberger Bridge over the main train station to Marienhof).

  • Construction support for Fils Kliniken GmbH in the construction of the new Klinik am Eichert building with a project volume of over €350 million, including so-called tertiary uses such as daycare, staff dormitory, parking garage.

Redeker Sellner Dahs

Redeker Sellner Dahs is experienced in both construction support and litigation and most recently advised on the construction of power plants and offshore wind farms in the energy sector as well as mandates from the infrastructure and healthcare sectors. Among the key topics are construction contract law, architectural law, engineering law, plant engineering and approval law as well as construction insurance and construction insolvency law. The team acts on behalf of clients as well as contractors and regularly assists with contentious matters, such as construction delays and cost increases. Practice head Dieter Merkens is experienced in construction support and regularly represents managers and companies in large-scale proceedings. He is supported by senior associate and litigator Cornelia Finster.

Practice head(s):

Dieter Merkens

Other key lawyers:

Philipp Hummel; Udo Söns; Bartholomäus Aengenvoort; Vanessa Offermanns; Cornelia Finster


‘The collaboration with Philipp Hummel, Bartholomäus Aengenvoort and Vanessa Offermanns is characterized by sound advice on the available options. The issues are dealt with in a very goal-oriented and solution-oriented manner. The aim in most cases is to reach an out-of-court settlement on disputed points.’

‘Very good support in all questions, advice absolutely realistic.’

‘The lawyers in private construction law have a high level of specialist knowledge. The personal collaboration is very pleasant.’

Work highlights

GvW Graf von Westphalen

GvW Graf von Westphalen follows a cross-practice approach and advises national and international real estate portfolio holders, institutional construction project developers, construction and engineering companies as well as public sector clients on construction matters, claim management and litigation. The team also covers BIM matters and lean management, where Christian Esch is a key contact. Alternative dispute resolution is another focus area thanks to the expertise of practice head and mediator Thomas Senff. The expertise in plant construction support was recently demonstrated in advising a grid operator on major projects pertaining to the energy transition. Johannes Schuhmann made partner in January 2023 and frequently advises on the interface between private construction and architectural law as well as real estate law.

Practice head(s):

Thomas Senff

Other key lawyers:

Christin Esch; Johannes Schuhmann; Lorenz Czajka; Johannes Räther; Johannes Schuhmann


‘The team is always friendly and open-minded. The advice is given with a sense of proportion and is not conflict-oriented, but rather solution-oriented. The client’s interests will be vigorously enforced.’

‘Lorenz Czajka, like his colleague Johannes Räther, can be contacted at short notice at any time and advises clients on an equal footing. Both of them and the associated team are very friendly and helpful. The professional competence is excellent.’

‘Responsive and practical. Thomas Senff always offers good service.’

Key clients

Amprion Offshore GmbH

Belle Époque IngBau GmbH

Caverion Deutschland GmbH

Elevion GmbH


Kofler Energies ./. GHM Gebäudemanagement Hamburg

Union Investment Real Estate GmbH

Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf AöR

Work highlights

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Hogan Lovells International LLP advises national and international clients on the entire value chain of large-scale cross-border projects as well as on in and out-of-court-disputes. The team is particularly experienced in the energy and infrastructure sectors and assists with contract drafting and support in the construction of floating storage, hydrogen and offshore wind projects as well as hydroelectric power plants and waste incineration plants. Christian Knütel frequently takes the lead in offshore wind projects and also handles project-related contentious matters. Practice head Carla Luh regularly advises banks, sponsors, borrowers and investors on related financing issues.

Practice head(s):

Carla Luh

Other key lawyers:

Christian Knütel; Tobias Faber


‘The team has extensive experience in offshore wind projects and is very knowledgeable and accommodating. I am also grateful for the pragmatic approach to all questions raised and for the very short turnaround time.’

‘I have been working with Christian Knütel for many years. He is very knowledgeable about offshore wind projects and is very approachable and hands-on. He is also very open and direct about the client’s strengths and weaknesses and doesn’t feel the need to sugarcoat things (even if they aren’t that positive for the client). This is very much appreciated.’

Key clients

ENGIE Deutschland GmbH




Northland Power/PKN Orlen

Rolls Royce



Storengy Deutschland

WTE Wassertechnik und International Financial Advisors Holding K.P.S.C (IFA)


Work highlights

  • Advising SVEVIND Energy GmbH on the implementation of one of the five largest hydrogen projects in the world.

  • Advising Baltic Power as lead international project developer for the Baltic Power project on all project and financing issues.

  • Advising ENGIE Deutschland GmbH on the construction contracts for an FSRU liquefied gas terminal in Bremerhaven.


Loschelder offers the support in large-scale construction projects and acts in close cooperation with the real estate law team. Among the client roster are institutional investors, project developers, general contractors and insurers, which the practice supports in urban developments, traditional construction law matters as well as in acquisitions, project developments, rentals and sales. Recent instructions include the advice on urban district developments and on numerous projects across the logistics and infrastructure sectors as well as plant construction projects. The core team includes Walter Klein (advice on major claims and construction insurance law issues), Oliver Kerpen (real estate law), Robert Kessler (advice and litigation pertaining to plant construction) and Mirko Ehrich (advising general contractors on commercial and hotel projects). The partner appointment of Söre Jötten in January 2023 strengthened the capacities in construction-related litigation; he focuses on disputes in connection with infrastructure measures. At the same time, Florian Dressel joined from Kapellmann und Partner; he specialises in construction support of infrastructure and hospital projects as well as in ESG-related topics.

Other key lawyers:

Andreas Fink; Walter Klein; Mirko Ehrich; Oliver Kerpen; Robert Kessler; Jürgen Lauer; Söre Jötten; Florian Dressel


‘The always very pleasant cooperation, the very good quality and the excellent performance set the Loschelder law firm apart from others.’

‘Very good professional and personal cooperation. The price/performance ratio is very good.’

‘Walter Klein, Oliver Kerpen and Florian Dressel work highly efficiently and very solution-oriented with a very high level of industry, technical and technical expertise.’

‘In the area of ​​construction law, the team is very structured. The individual people respond well and supportively to the specific clients and their requirements and special features. The results achieved have been very satisfactory so far.’

‘The practice is well positioned and many specialist areas are covered.’

‘Very pleasant cooperation. Requests are processed quickly. The interaction is relaxed and professional.’

Key clients

IC International Campus

Art Invest



Signature Capital





ERGO Versicherung

Flughafen Köln/Bonn


Kanzler Verfahrenstechnik

Aalberts Industries





Work highlights

  • Construction law litigation regarding the collapse of the historical archive of the city of Cologne, including contract drafting and construction-related advice on renovation.

  • Construction-related advice to Art-Invest and OSMAB on the development of the I/D Cologne district, including contract drafting and litigation.

  • Construction-related advice to Kintyre on the conversion and new construction of the Märkisches Zentrum shopping center as well as the development of the Märkisches Quartier in Berlin, including contract drafting and litigation.

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH routinely cooperates with the procurement law and planning law teams and advises on construction law and project support. Capacities at the procurement law interface were strengthened with the arrival of Tobias Osseforth from LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB in January 2022; this expertise is regularly requested by public sector clients as well as project developers and investors in connection with infrastructure projects, including the construction of hospitals and energy-related projects. The team is led by Achim Meier, who is experienced in court and arbitration proceedings as well as construction law matters.

Practice head(s):

Achim Meier

Other key lawyers:

Tobias Osseforth; Martin Steuber; Stephan Finck; Jens Kaiser


‘Fast and very technically sound advice.’

‘The team is characterized by a very differentiated and appreciative collaboration that focuses on the best result for the customer.’

‘Discussions about the best solution are held with the customer in a very open and experienced manner, whereby the customer’s objectives are always considered.’

‘Achim Meier and Martin Steuber form a perfect team with strategically innovative approaches and very experienced, in-depth knowledge of the legal principles and possibilities. The completely unusual knowledge of construction technology issues as well as the good market assessment of the construction industry as a whole also lead to positive results.’

‘The practice appears very professional and places great value on communication and good collaboration. One gets the feeling that there is always professional support. Even with challenging and highly complex topics, the quality of the service is excellent.’

‘Stephan Finck: Excellent communication, constructive professional exchange and legal advice.’

‘Jens Kaiser: High commitment and very fast and targeted performance.’

‘Very solid and communicative – regarding any of our concerns about German law, they just took the lead and guided us – including all employees, from partners to assistants.’

Key clients

Bundesanstalt für Immobilienaufgaben

Deutscher Bundeswehr Verband e.V.

Landesbetrieb Immobilienmanagement und Grundvermögen Hamburg

Deutsches Museum von Meisterwerken der Naturwissenschaft und Technik

Asklepios Kliniken Hamburg GmbH

Universitätsklinikum Essen

Universitätsklinikum Münster


Flughafen Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH

EWN Entsorgungswerk für Nuklearanlagen GmbH

ProPotsdam GmbH

STEAG Energy Services GmbH

Lang & Cie. Industrial AG

AMAG Bauten GmbH

gsp Städtebau GmbH

Messe Essen GmbH

Grundstücksverwaltung Stadt Essen GmbH

SKIBA Ingenieurs GmbH

Ideal Lebensversicherung a.G.

Telekom Deutschland GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising Asklepios Kliniken Hamburg GmbH on construction, architectural and procurement law on the new building of the Asklepios Klinik Hamburg Altona.

  • Advising the Landesbetrieb Immobilienmanagement and Grundvermögen Hamburg on the development of the Waidmannstrasse area, partly including historical existing buildings. Advice on the construction of a new event and music hall, a football stadium (regional league) and an office building together with the outdoor areas and district-related uses (restaurants, retail, daycare, etc.).

  • Advice and representation of the Federal Real Estate Agency in connection with the Federal Council construction project – extension with visitor center.

CBH Rechtsanwälte

CBH Rechtsanwälte focuses on supporting public sector clients, above all municipalities, in infrastructure and school construction projects, including related contentious matters. This is complemented by expertise in architectural and engineering law, which is regularly requested in connection with contract negotiations. Markus Vogelheim focuses on architectural and engineering law as well as dispute resolution; he also acts as an arbitrator. Carolin Dahmen specialises in contract drafting and construction support as well as construction litigation.

Other key lawyers:

Arnd Holzapfel; Markus Vogelheim; Nils Mrazek; Carolin Dahmen


‘Markus Vogelheim has very good analytical skills and delivers pragmatic and practical solutions.’

‘Highly qualified specialist lawyers with extensive specialist knowledge work closely as part of a team. Interfaces and work processes are implemented in an exemplary manner at CBH.’

‘Markus Vogelheim is pragmatic, has profound knowledge and operates highly efficiently. He is decisive and supports his clients with advice and support and is anything but conflict-averse. A quality that makes working as a lawyer much easier. In addition, in the professional discussion with his colleagues on the opposing side, he uses the opportunity to critically question and optimize his actions if needed.’

‘Reliable communication. Timely with clear, brief assessments of what needs to be done or what’s next.’

‘The collaboration with Carolin Dahmen in particular is excellent! She is always available to provide advice and assistance, develops strategies together with clients, advises on considerations and alternatives, conducts clear correspondence that is always appropriate to the situation, is prepared to the point in court, and argues in a level-headed but always clear and solution-oriented manner in the interests of the clients . She is a very, very valuable support!’

‘Markus Vogelheim offers competent and specialized, experienced and straightforward mandate processing. Good, sustainable process strategy. Calm, goal-oriented approach with a clear classification of effort, benefits and opportunities and risks of achieving the goal. Markus Vogelheim is a reliable legal advisor personally and regarding the mandate.’

‘The collaboration is characterized by a great deal of trust and excellent communication.’

Key clients

Handwerkskammer Dortmund


SOP Architekten

Stadt Erkrath

Stadt Köln

Stadt Overath

Stadt Rösrath

Stadt Dormagen

Work highlights

  • Supporting the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften the realization of the Martinsried Life Sciences Campus.

  • Supporting the city of Cologne in developing the planning for the flood closure systems for the tunnel tubes of the trams along the Rhine. Supporting the general contractor’s tender and supporting the updating of the planning contracts.

  • Advising the city of Siegen on the ‘Siegen. Wissen verbindet’ project including on public law, building law and procurement law.

Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance comprehensively advises national and international clients on construction and plant construction projects, including contract drafting, project support as well as contentious matters. The team regularly assists with contract and claims management and acts in close cooperation with the real estate experts. Recent instructions pertain to the (renewable) energy sector, while the projekt work includes the advice to clients from the oil, gas, pharmaceutical and automotive sectors on contract-related matters. Michael Kremer and Jan Conrady are among the key contacts and are well versed in court and arbitration proceedings.

Other key lawyers:

Michael Kremer; Jan Conrady

Work highlights


FPS is experienced in supporting project developments and advises on construction law as well as architectural, real estate and procurement law; the team also assists with dispute resolution during construction. The practice offers industry expertise in the commercial, hotel and residential sectors, which is requested by project developers, national and international companies and public sector clients. Stephan Jüngst heads the team and is experienced in construction support and construction claim management. The construction, architectural and engineering law expert Ralf Euling (previously at Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein) joined the firm's new Munich location in late 2023.

Practice head(s):

Stephan Jüngst

Other key lawyers:

Frank Beitz; Jörg Kadesch; Hendrik Bott; Tobias Törnig; Ralf Euling


‘Competent team with great experience and a pragmatic approach. Tasks outside of the usual requirements are completed very satisfactorily. Deadlines are always met.’

‘Frank Beitz is quick and absolutely accurate. In addition to technical knowledge, he has a very good feel for negotiation situations and strategic approaches. I use it in a variety of ways with absolute conscientiousness and always to my complete satisfaction. The only lawyer who has my full trust.’

‘Uncomplicated and client-oriented are the keywords that best describe the law firm.’

‘Frank Beitz: Very practical, down to earth, always has the best solutions ready, the best in negotiations. He has very broad and in-depth knowledge.’

Key clients


Gustav Zech Stiftung Management GmbH

Premier Inn Holding GmbH

St. Katharinen- und Weißfrauenstift

Stadtwerke Bayreuth Holding GmbH

Zentralrat der Juden in Deutschland

Lechner Group

ALHO Systembau GmbH

Work highlights

  • Construction-related advice to Deka Immobilien GmbH on the area of ​​supplementary management for rental contracts, construction, engineering and architect contracts.

  • Advising the ALHO Group on the development and maintenance of standard contracts for the client’s clients and subcontractors; Most recently, project-related advice on the project development of a federal agency in Berlin.

Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner

Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner's construction and real estate law expertise is frequently called upon by contractors, public sector clients and general contractors during all phases of a construction project. Core competencies include contract drafting, dispute resolution as well as the interfaces with product liability and insurance law, where the team regularly assists with mechanical engineering and plant construction matters. The latter is a key focus of Jörn Zons; he is part of the team led by Uwe Steingröver. In January 2023, Justus Kraner (construction and plant construction, infrastructure projects, dispute resolution) made partner. Steinröver is well versed in construction and architectural law and has recently taken the lead in construction litigation pertaining to construction defects.

Practice head(s):

Uwe Steingröver

Other key lawyers:

Jörn Zons; Hannes Reiher; Friederike Schäffler; Till Böttcher; Justus Kraner; Markus Beaumart


‘Hannes Reiher impresses with his professional competence, precision, commitment and of course his demeanour. We are pleased to have him as our lawyer of choice for construction law mandates.’

‘Very broad (and large) team in the area of ​​plant/mechanical engineering and conflict resolution. Very pragmatic approach while maintaining high quality.’

‘Jörn Zons: An incredible amount of experience, also when it comes to negotiations. Gets to the point quickly.’

Key clients

Bilfinger GreyLogix foodtec GmbH

Ineos Manufacturing Deutschland GmbH

Kraftanlagen Energies & Services GmbH (vormals Kraftanlagen München GmbH)

RWE Generation SE

Vossloh Rolling Stock GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising RWE Generation SE on the tender and negotiation of the FIDIC-based EPC contract for the construction of a gas-powered power plant that can be converted to hydrogen.

Heussen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Heussen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH combines construction and real estate law expertise, including transactions and interfacing financing matters, and advises on project developments across various asset classes; this also includes specialist properties with a particular focus on the densification of existing inner-city housing and commercial locations as well as housing developments. The advice on urban districts also covers matters pertaining to infrastructure, which are regularly handled in cooperation with the public law team. Practice head Norbert Huber also acts at this interface. Clients include large and medium-sized companies and public sector clients. This team is also experienced in dispute resolution during construction.

Practice head(s):

Norbert Huber

Other key lawyers:

Benedikt Murken; Jan Dittmann

Key clients

Ehret + Klein GmbH

Matrix Immobilien GmbH


Industria Wohnen GmbH

Nymphenburg Immobillien AG/ Familie von Finck

Geiger Unternehmensgruppe

Michael Weinig AG

Blue Estate GmbH

Idea Med Group

KIRKBI (Family Office (LEGO), Dänemark)

Centerscape Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG

Industria Wohnen

LAB GmbH, LAB Geodur GmbH, LAB SA (Frankreich)

Karl Bau

Work highlights

  • Advising Industria Wohnen on various project developments, particularly in the residential sector.

  • Advising Umweltbank on the development of the central administration in Nuremberg (UmweltHaus) and the city district (UmweltQuartier).

  • Advising companies in the pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare sectors on project developments, such as new laboratory buildings.


Noerr project support focuses on the residential, retail, energy, logistics and healthcare sectors. The team advises well-known clients on construction and plant construction matters and is additionally well versed in the enforcement of and defence against claims. Further capacities include the advice on traditional construction and architectural law as well as related transactions, financing and leasing issues. Co-head Volker Bock focuses on matters in national and international plant, mechanical and industrial construction; he jointly heads the team with Stefan Weise, who is experienced in plant construction, project development and real estate law.

Practice head(s):

Volker Bock; Stefan Weise

Other key lawyers:

Peter Bachmann

Key clients

AMPYR Solar Europe GP LLP


BEOS Logistics GmbH


Linde GmbH

Endicott Clay Products

Gemeinde Bad Wiessee


Sachsenmilch Leppersdorf GmbH (Theo Müller Group)

Swisspower Renewables Volkmarsdorf GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising Ampyr Solar Europe on EPC and operational management contracts to build a solar portfolio.

  • Advising the Atmira Group on project development and financing the construction of the logistics center in the International Logistics Center (ILZ) in Erfurt. The logistics center will be certified according to the DGNB Gold Standard.

  • Advising a battery manufacturer on an EPCM contract and construction contracts for a new giga-factory for the production of vehicle batteries.

Orth Kluth Rechtsanwälte

Orth Kluth Rechtsanwälte's construction-related advice covers architectural and engineering law matters as well as building construction and civil engineering projects and dispute resolution. This expertise is regularly called upon by corporations and project developers in connection with site developments and the construction of production facilities. Among the key strengths are the advice on service station developments as well as educational and healthcare facilities and various energy and infrastructure projects. Gary Klaft and Philipp Galaske jointly lead the practice and comprehensively advise on construction contract law, construction litigation, plant construction and project support.

Practice head(s):

Gary Klaft; Philipp Galaske

Other key lawyers:

Daniel Strupp; David Brosende


‘The construction technical expertise is enormous, complicated processes and procedures on the construction site as well as the functionality of construction chemical products are quickly absorbed and written down in a safe and understandable manner.’

‘Gary Klaft is a friendly, competent lawyer who is keen to resolve disputes amicably. He promptly offered competent advice and assistance.’

‘Very competent, very committed employees who put maximum effort into the matter.’

Key clients

bcs care Projektentwicklung GmbH


BorgWarner Akasol GmbH

BreakEVEN Energy GmbH & Co. KG

Burchard Architekten GmbH

Credendo – Guarantees & Speciality Risks

Deutsche Glasfaser Gruppe

ERGO Versicherung AG

Feldhaus Bergbau GmbH & Co. KG

GRP Global Rail Properties GmbH

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

inexio GmbH

Keller Grundbau GmbH

KME Germany GmbH

Konzepta Immobilienentwicklungs- und Vermarktungsgesellschaft

Lieken GmbH

Parkett Interfloor GmbH

SMS group GmbH

Stadt Bergheim

Work highlights

  • Comprehensive advice to Deutsche Glasfaser Gruppe on the creation and negotiation of framework contracts for construction companies for the expansion of fiber optic connections by 2025.

  • Legal and out-of-court representation of the surety insurance division of ERGO Versicherung against claims arising from various guarantees, for example in connection with contract performance guarantees for two large construction projects in Kiel.

Taylor Wessing

Taylor Wessing's projects, energy & infrastructure practice is led by Janina Pochhammer and supports national and international clients in infrastructure and technology-related projects as well as in large-scale projects in industrial plant construction. The team focuses on energy, logistics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals and maritime plant construction as well as on digital infrastructure and the aerospace and defense segment, thanks to the close cross-practice cooperation. Core topics are project contract drafting and negotiations as well as project and contract management; the practice also handles related dispute resolution.

Practice head(s):

Janina Pochhammer

Other key lawyers:

Carsten Schulz; Timo Stellpflug; Henning von der Blumensaat


‘Janina Pochhammer deals exclusively with topics in the area of ​​plant engineering and therefore has very good industry know-how and is also an extremely strong negotiator.’

‘Carsten Schulz has particularly strong IT-related know-how and is one of the pioneers in providing advice in connection with the planning and construction of data centers.’

‘The Projects team at TW around Janina Pochhammer and Carsten Schulz has excellent expertise and experience. For many years, this team has been known throughout Germany for its track record in the areas of maritime and industrial plant construction as well as in the area of ​​on- and offshore renewables. Collaboration is always uncomplicated, not least thanks to the team’s hands-on mentality.’

‘The advice is always extremely committed and proactive with a keen eye for pragmatic approaches, i.e. without getting lost in small details. This is extremely important for us as a company with a high rate of success and a strong drive to achieve the goal or result. Another big advantage is that in an urgent matter, dispute resolution is carried out by the same department, so the technical know-how is not lost by moving to another (litigation) department. The billing is fair and appropriate for the matter at hand.’

Key clients

CEE Group

Douglas / Parfümerie Douglas Deutschland

Google Cloud

Green Mountain

Vestas Group

Work highlights

  • Advising the Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas on negotiations for the German offshore wind project Nordseecluster.

  • Advising the CEE Group on the acquisition of the 154 MWp Döllen solar park project, in particular with regard to the construction contracts (EPC) and various aspects of the development plan process as well as the distribution of the electricity to be generated (PPAs).

  • Advising the Norwegian data center company Green Mountain regarding an agreement with the energy company KMW regarding the construction of a new 54 MW data center location in Mainz.


BRL BOEGE ROHDE LUEBBEHUESEN specialises in project development support pertaining to land, housing and hotel developments and covers construction law as well as related matters, including tenancy agreements, marketing as well as litigation. These interface competencies correspond with the expertise of Mathias Münch, Verena Schepers and Michael-Alexander Rojnic; the team regularly advises project developers, real estate companies and investors.

Other key lawyers:

Michael-Alexander Rojnic; Verena Schepers; Mathias Münch; Christian Kahle

Key clients

Agrarfrost GmbH & Co KG

ANIMA Projektentwicklung

BECKEN Development GmbH

Brunsbüttel Ports GmbH

CloverMo GmbH & Co. KG

Enercity AG


FAY Projects GmbH

Fehlow GmbH

Gemeinde Schönwalde-Glien

GIPAM German Investment Portfolio Asset Management GmbH

Grundstücksgesellschaft Hafentor 7 mbH & Co KG

Grundstücksgesellschaft HEIMAT GmbH & Co. KG

HOCHTIEF Projektentwicklung GmbH

Holmes Place Unternehmensgruppe

Maler- und Lackiererinnung Berlin

Mühlenau Projektgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG (vormals Assetando Mühlenau Projektgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG)

VILEG GmbH & K.O.R.M. GmbH

Wiebe Immobilien Projekt GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising Brunsbüttel Ports GmbH on the structuring of all relevant contracts for the interim rental use of a dangerous goods ship pier and port areas for a federally chartered FSRU (Floating Storage and Regasification Unit) as a floating LNG terminal with numerous technical systems.

  • Advising ANIMA Projektentwicklung on the development of a single-family house project and the forward deal sale to Barings.

  • Ongoing advice to Enercity AG on the new building project development of the future company headquarters on its own property, including investor participation, procurement law and project development as well as the renovation of existing buildings.

GÖRG Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB

GÖRG Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB recently assisted with the drafting and negotiation of plant construction contracts (EPC, EPCM, FIDIC) as well as with operational management and maintenance contracts in the energy sector. Another focus is project development support, which frequently pertains to the healthcare sector. Practice head Silvio Sittner specialises in real estate law and also works as a notary. Other key contacts are the construction and architectural law specialist Hans-Jürgen Rieckhof, who frequently acts on behalf of public sector clients, and the construction and plant construction expert Jan Schellenberger (project developments in the real estate, energy and infrastructure sectors).

Practice head(s):

Silvio Sittner

Other key lawyers:

Hans-Jürgen Rieckhof; Jan Schellenberger


‘We feel completely comfortable and well advised. In addition to their negotiating strength and impressive specialist knowledge, the lawyers know our company and our special needs very well. In addition, they are always available and quick.’

‘At GÖRG Rechtsanwälte we always get the right and competent contact person. The short reaction times and the goal-oriented solution approaches are a real help in business processes.’

‘Behind every partner there is a team that provides targeted research and examines the facts.’

Key clients

Energiewerke Hamburg GmbH / Gasnetz Hamburg

Trianel Gruppe

UKSH Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein AöR

Addvalue Capital GmbH

European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser Facility GmbH

Hereon Geesthacht, Helmholtzgruppe


Rheinischer Sparkassen und Giroverband

Stadt Bad Schwartau

Work highlights

  • Advising Energiewerke Hamburg GmbH/Gasnetz Hamburg in connection with the construction of a new thermal power plant in Hamburg/Dradenau.

  • Advising the Trinale Group in connection with the development, construction, operation and acquisition of onshore wind farms and PV systems with municipal participation.

  • Advising the UKSH Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein AöR on the implementation of a PPP project: new construction, conversion, renovation and operation of the clinic buildings.


Heuking supports companies, cities and municipalities in plant construction and infrastructure projects, urban development projects, broadband expansion and specialist properties, where the team advises on construction as well as procurement law. Stephan Freund heads the team and complements this offering with expertise in construction law disputes and arbitration proceedings as well as at the interface with architectural, tenancy and leasing law.

Practice head(s):

Stephan Freund

Other key lawyers:

Armin Freiherr von Grießenbeck


‘There is always good accessibility and the processing is very professional.’

‘Mr von Grießenbeck: short waiting times. Proactive response.’

Work highlights

Hoffmann Liebs

Hoffmann Liebs focuses on plant construction, with Ulrike Wesche in the lead, and assists with power plant projects and wind turbines as well as claims management. The second focus is on project development support, which is frequently led by Dirk Oldigs. The team covers various interfaces and acts on behalf of clients and contractors.

Practice head(s):

Dirk Oldigs; Ulrike Wesche


‘Dirk Oldigs: He always puts his clients’ interests first, very available and on time. Overall – highly recommended – even for complex projects.’

‘Dirk Oldigs combines a high level of legal expertise with a great understanding of operational issues.’

‘Very good technical expertise and empathy for the customer’s needs. Excellent networkers and doers.’

Key clients

BeMo Tunneling GmbH


Allianz Versicherungs AG

Heitkamp Industrial Solution

Köster GmbH

BeMo Tunneling GmbH

Max Bögl



Bochum Perspektive GmbH

Heitkamp Industrial Solutions GmbH

B+B Parkhaus GmbH & Co. KG

Lauster Steinbau GmbH

Brenntag SE

Work highlights

  • Advice on the reactivation of the Opel site in Bochum (MARK 51°7).

  • Advising Köster GmbH on various projects in North Rhine-Westphalia.

  • Advice on tunnel and bridge projects to BeMo Tunneling GmbH.

Lenz und Johlen

Lenz und Johlen‘s construction law practice regularly advises on large project developments, including residential districts thanks to the close cooperation with the public law team. The practice also handles construction and architectural law issues, including interfacing real estate law matters. The latter is the focus of practice heads Thomas Elsner and Philipp Libert; Elsner is also experienced in construction litigation.

Practice head(s):

Thomas Elsner; Philipp Libert

Key clients

1. FC Köln

Bolder Arzneimittel

Caritas Stiftung Deutschland

CP Cologne Projekt

SCI: Q Innoz GmbH

Frasers Property Industrial Gerch Group

Gräflich Nesselrodische Zentralverwaltung

Haberland Ingenieure GmbH

Kreissparkasse Köln

Köln-Lindenthaler Wohnungsgenossenschaft eG

Lanian Immobilien GmbH/Fellow Capital Partners

Markus-Bau GmbH

Möbel Lutz Gruppe

Pareto GmbH

Work highlights

  • Supporting Kreissparkasse Köln and its project developer Pareto in the Neumarkt Carré project development in downtown Cologne.

  • Supporting Lanian Immobilien GmbH & Co. KG/Fellow Capital Partners, Luxembourg, in the development of new types of health centers (Vitalum) throughout Germany for different companies.

  • Ongoing advice to the Möbel Lutz Group (XXXL Lutz) on questions relating to the establishment and development of furnishing centers and logistics locations.


With the arrival of a seven-strong team from Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein in October 2021, Rittershaus was able to establish a construction law team with a focus on integrated project support, which also corresponds with the practice management’s expertise. Felix Klemt (construction, real estate and corporate law), Florian Hänle (real estate transactions and financing) and Steffen Holatka (construction and architectural law; in particular construction-related advice) jointly head the team, which advises private and public sector clients as well as construction companies and expert bureaus on contract drafting, construction management and dispute resolution during construction.

Practice head(s):

Felix Klemt; Florian Hänle; Steffen Holatka

Other key lawyers:

Antje Boldt; Manuela Luft; Julia Zerwell


‘Antje Boldt’s team is very homogeneous and complements each other perfectly with a high level of competence and reliability, which makes the seamless support for clients extremely satisfactory and reassuring.’

‘Antje Boldt is a pioneer in the area of ​​integral construction contract law. Her area of ​​knowledge is comprehensive in the areas of procurement law, construction and architectural law, coupled with a wealth of experience in supporting the entire range of complex construction projects for public clients.’

‘Very high level of expertise in construction and real estate law. Pragmatic.’

Key clients

Deutsche Bahn AG

Deutsche Bahn AG, DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH

Gemeinde Reichelsheim

HANSAINVEST Hanseatische Investment-GmbH für ein Sondervermögen vertreten durch CT Real Estate Partners GmbH & Co. KG.

St. Josefs Hospital Wiesbaden

Stadt Frankfurt am Main – Amt für Bau und Immobilien

Stadt Frankfurt am Main – Amt für Straßenbau und Erschließung

Stadtentwässerung Frankfurt am Main

Studierendenwerk Darmstadt

Work highlights

  • Advising Deutsche Bahn AG on the conception of the project ‘Upgrade line (ABS) Stuttgart – Singen – D/CH border’ and ‘ABS Gäubahn section north’.

  • Construction-related advice to the Federal Real Estate Agency BImA on the ‘Office Building for Federal Authorities (BEA)’ project.

  • Project-related advice to Hanseatische Investment-GmbH for a special fund represented by CT Real Estate Partners GmbH & Co. KG on the Südstadtbogen Neu-Ulm construction project.


ROTTHEGE specialises in construction and architectural law support in project developments thanks to the correponding focus of practice head Martin Ludgen. The team is regularly instructed by project developers, construction companies as well as architectural and engineering offices and covers all asset classes, including residential, commercial, office and healthcare. This is completed by expertise in plant construction and experience in court and arbitration proceedings.

Practice head(s):

Martin Ludgen

Key clients

Art-Invest Real Estate Management GmbH & Co. KG

BAUWENS Development GmbH & Co. KG


Hines Immobilien GmbH

J.H. Laarakkers Rückbau & Recycling GmbH

Quartier Wilhelmshöhe GmbH

SP Projekt GmbH

SSS Starkstrom- und Signal-Baugesellschaft mbH

Work highlights

STASSEN LLP Rechtsanwälte und Notare

STASSEN LLP Rechtsanwälte und Notare' combined real estate and construction law expertise is regularly requested by clients and contractors in connection with large-scale projects, renovations, construction support and in and out-of-court proceedings. Uwe Mehlitz and Anke Maria Bogen are among the key contacts for contentious matters, while Anne Schönbrunn (construction contract and architectural law) routinely assists with contract drafting and construction support.

Other key lawyers:

Dieter Stassen; Florian Diestelmann; Uwe Mehlitz; Anke Maria Bogen; Anne Schönbrunn


‘Competent team. Our concerns are dealt with quickly and competently; even with extremely short-term requests.’

‘Anne Schönbrunn: High level of competence and the fact that as a client/laypeople the matters are always explained to us is very much appreciated. She delves deep into the matter and always solves our concerns to our complete satisfaction. In personal negotiation situations in the past, we have repeatedly found that she is always well prepared when dealing with the opposing side and that, thanks to her profound specialist knowledge and training, she can override the other side’s arguments and, in return, assert our interests.’

‘Florian Diestelmann: Peace and serenity personified.’

Key clients

Grüntuch Ernst Planungs GmbH


Ortner & Ortner Baukunst Gesellschaft von Architekten mbH

ROBERTNEUN Architekten GmbH

Brenne Architekten

Inbright Development GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advice and legal representation of the Stiftung Humboldt-Forum Berliner Schloss regarding the new Berlin City Palace project.

  • Supporting Swiss Life/BEOS AG in drafting contracts for various construction projects, ongoing legal advice during construction and advice on project development for the new construction of a campus for innovative and creative companies in Berlin-Mitte.

Watson Farley & Williams LLP

Watson Farley & Williams LLP focuses on construction law advice in the energy and infrastructure sectors as well as plant construction. Christian Bauer is a key contact person here, which was recently demonstrated in the advice on geothermal energy and motorway projects. He also has expertise in construction law in the area of ​​deep drilling contracts. He jointly heads the practice with Philipp Kärcher, who is well versed in ​​infrastructure-related litigation. The team assists investors, project developers and public sector clients.

Practice head(s):

Christian Bauer; Philipp Kärcher

Key clients

Aachener Grundvermögen Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH

Deutsche ErdWärme GmbH

Die Autobahn GmbH des Bundes – Niederlassung Nordwest

Die Autobahn GmbH des Bundes – Zentrale

Die Autobahn GmbH des Bundes, Aussenstelle Heilbronn

H. Angers Söhne Brunnenbohrgesellschaft

Kirchweidach Energie GmbH

Eavor Erdwärme Geretsried GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising the Autobahn GmbH des Bundes – Nordwest branch on the project implementation of the PPP project A7 AS Bockenem AS Göttingen with a project volume of more than €1 billion.

  • Advising Eavor Erdwärme Geretsried GmbH on the drafting of drilling contracts for drilling work worth more than €180 million as well as advice on drilling site construction, power plant construction, supply contracts and supplementary defense for the Geretsried deep geothermal energy project.

  • Supporting HOCHTIEF Infrastructure GmbH in the lawsuit before the LG Mannheim against the city of Mannheim regarding the payment of wages in connection with the new construction of the Mannheim fire station.