LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB > Berlin, Germany > Firm Profile

Markgrafenstraße 36
10117 Berlin

Public sector > Public procurement Tier 2

LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB's team, which is instructed by a wide variety of clients and bidders at municipal, state and federal level, continues to grow, most recently with the arrival of Jan Bernd Seeger from GSK Stockmann in May 2021; thus, the firm now provides public procurement advice from its Hamburg, Munich and Berlin offices. The practice focuses on the healthcare sector and the IT, digitisation and innovation fields, while the team's pandemic-related advice spanned emergency procurement and allocations in relation to Covid-19 aid funds at federal state level. Munich-based practice head Mathias Mantler specialises in the procurement of innovative and technology-related services. Daniel Junk made partner in July 2020. In January 2022, Tobias Osseforth joined Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH with a team consisting of counsel Stephen Lampert and two associates.

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Key clients

actori GmbH als Hauptauftragnehmer der Bundesanstalt für Arbeitsschutz und Arbeitsmedizin

Alb Fils Kliniken GmbH

Aloys Baron GmbH

BayernFonds (Freistaat Bayern)

Bombardier Transportation GmbH

Bundesagentur für Arbeit

Bundesgartenschau Mannheim 2023 gGmbH

Bundesstiftung Magnus Hirschfeld

EIT RawMaterials GmbH

Humboldt Forum Service GmbH

Internationaler Bund e.V. (IB)

Kliniken des Landkreis Lörrach gGmbH

Klinikum Coburg GmbH

Klinikum Memmingen AöR


kpm3 – berlin gmbh

Landeshauptstadt München

Landkreis Böblingen

Ortenau Klinikum


Rücker + Schindele Beratende Ingenieure GmbH

Stadt Sindelfingen

Stiftung für Hochschulzulassung

Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss

Studentenwerk München

Studierendenwerk Tübingen-Hohenheim

Technische Universität München

TMH Trading GmbH (Steyr, Österreich)

TUM International GmbH

VBB Verkehrsverbund Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH

Work highlights

  • Comprehensive project-related advice to the owner of the district of Böblingen on all procurement and contract law issues for the new construction of the Flugfeldklinikum for the Kreiskliniken Böblingen gGmbH.
  • Advising the Federal Employment Agency on the preparation and implementation of an innovation partnership in the field of labor market services as a full service.
  • Advising the Foundation for University Admissions on IT procurement law on the digital future project for the admission of students to universities in Germany.

Real estate and construction > Construction (including construction litigation) Tier 2

LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB advises a broad client portfolio, which includes contractors, project developers and well-known companies in the construction industry as well as the public sector. The group’s advice covers ‘the entire spectrum of construction law with very good specialist knowledge‘, with a particular focus on supporting contractors with comprehensive project support for large-scale infrastructure measures. Another strength is the interfacing public procurement law advice to the public sector. Matters pertaining to construction litigation are primarily covered by ways of alternative dispute resolution procedures, while the team also handles high-volume proceedings before construction courts. Wolfgang Abel heads the practice and specialises in large-scale projects, particularly tunnel and motorway construction. Construction and architectural law specialist Ulrich Eix frequently advises contractors and public sector clients as well as planning departments. Recently, the firm has been involved in some of the largest partnerships between the public sector and construction companies in Germany.

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‘A high level of expertise across the board.’

‘Extensive expertise, especially in the area of out-of-court dispute resolution.’

‘Professional way of working, agreements and deadlines are kept.’

‘Extremely good networking within the law firm with outstanding experts! The individual specialist teams coordinate with each other and you can rely on timely, practice-oriented preliminary work/elaboration.’

‘Transparent team structure. Competent contact persons. Perfect formal process support and documentation. Reliable availability.’

‘Michael Stoll has excellent expertise in private construction law, differentiated solutions. In the case of complex issues, strategic considerations are introduced.’

‘Michael Stoll asks if he can help with problems, is innovative and deals intensively with the matter himself and thus contributes his thoughts, also from a technical point of view.’

‘Due to its size, competence and the different specialist areas, the law firm can cover a wide spectrum. Our central contact guarantees short distances and fast processes.’

Key clients

Abel Mobilfunk GmbH & Co. KG

Adelholzener Alpenquellen GmbH

Alb Fils Kliniken GmbH

Allianz Handwerker Services 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 A 3 Steigerwaldautobahn

ARGE Tunnel Cannstatt (bestehend aus Hochtief, Wayss&Freitag und BEMO Tunneling)

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

BAM Deutschland AG

Bilfinger Infrastructure Mannheim GmbH

Deutsche Wohnwerte GmbH & Co. KG

Die Zieglerschen e.V. / Die Zieglerschen Süd gGmbH

Dr. Gustav Schädla GmbH & Co. KG

Dussmann Gruppe

Ed. Züblin AG

ElringKlinger AG

Falkenstein Projektmanagement GmbH

Gielissen Interiors und Exhibitions GmbH

Handler Bau GmbH

HI Wohnbau-Gruppe

Hochtief Infrastucture GmbH

innovo Bau GmbH

Kliniken des Landkreises Lörrach GmbH

Klinikum des Landkreises Lörrach

Klinikum Memmingen AöR

Köster GmbH (Hochbau München)

Köster GmbH (vormals Baresel GmbH)

Kreiskliniken Böblingen gGmbH

Kusser Granitwerke GmbH

Landkreis Kirchheim

Landkreis Ostalbkreis

Landkreis Zollernalbkreis

Legat Living

Leonhard Weiss GmbH & Co. KG

Lindner Group (Lindner AG), Arnstorf

Raffinerie Heide GmbH

SAR Anlagenbau GmbH


Süddeutsche Krankenversicherung a.G.

Verband der Metall- und Elektroindustrie Baden-Württemberg e.V.

WISAG Konzern

Work highlights

  • Construction-related advice to the working group Tunnel Hauptbahnhof 2. S-Bahn trunk line for the tunnel project through the city center of Munich.
  • Advice to Handler Bau GmbH as general contractor on the first project in Austria for a wood-hybrid residential building based on the principles of the multi-party contract.
  • Planning and construction-related advice to the Süddeutsche Krankenversicherung aG as the client for the new construction of their company headquarters, in particular for the draft and negotiations of the partnering contract according to the GMP model for the construction work.

Private equity > Venture capital Tier 3

The team at LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB has expertise in transactions and financing as well as in ongoing day-to-day legal issues. The team is increasingly involved in large and international deals and acts for investors and startups, often in close cooperation with the firm's corporate practice. Marco Eickmann is well versed in financing rounds and Björn Weidehaas is a popular contact for family offices.

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Very high competence, very high commitment, very pragmatic way of working and dealing.

Bernhard Noreisch is very committed, very friendly, very competent and reliable, quick response times.

Extensive transaction experience, in-depth professional knowledge, pleasant to deal with, solution-oriented, also very respected by the other side, extensive experience in venture capital and private equity.

Bernhard Noreisch is a full professional and practical, absolute solution orientation, deep VC and PE know-how, in addition to legal knowledge and understanding of the economic context and VC/PE logics, recognized and excellent reputation in the broad VC scene .

Lutz Abel is a highly professional and at the same time small/agile law firm that works entrepreneurially on an equal footing with its clients.

Marco Eickmann is an always accessible, empathetic lawyer who is excellent at navigating between abstract constructs and operational details and can also convey difficult issues to the target group.

Very high professional competence, very reactive, very pragmatic approach, great cost awareness, flat hierarchy, very good market overview.

Really excellent team looking after us. Get virtually all areas of law covered from a single source.

Key clients


AMSilk GmbH

Austar Lifesciences Limited, Hong Kong

B.S. Holding GmbH

BayBG Bayerische Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH

Bayern Kapital


Candis GmbH

Cybus GmbH

Delicious Data GmbH

Dracoon GmbH

Draper Esprit

Dreamlines GmbH

eCAPITAL, Caixa Capital Risc

EIT Health e.V.

emocean GmbH

Felix Capital Partners LLP

FL Fintech E GmbH / Clark


Good Harvest Ventures Management S.à.r.l


GraduGreat GmbH

Greyhound Capital I GmbH & Co.KG

Hirschvogel Ventures GmbH

Holidu GmbH

Hope Tree International GmbH

HV Capital

Immomio GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising Vitafy GmbH on the financing round and the associated acquisition of a majority stake.
  • Advising Samsung Oak Holdings on the €75 million Series B financing round of Ada Health GmbH.
  • Assisting EIT Health in setting up and providing ongoing advice to several accelerator programs.

Trade and distribution > Trade, distribution and logistics Tier 5

LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB covers numerous traditional distribution law topics such as framework and supply agreements, distribution antitrust law and online distribution. A core area of the group is the representation of OEMs, suppliers and component manufacturers from the automotive sector. Representation in commercial arbitration scenarios is also becoming increasingly important. In addition to advising national and international clients on commercial and distribution law, practice head Marius Mann is often active as an arbitrator and party representative in arbitration proceedings. Björn Weidehaas, who made partner in January 2021, primarily handles restructuring issues, while Ute Schenn is particularly well-versed in matters of distribution antitrust law.

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‘Strong, competent lawyers who complement each other excellently in an interdisciplinary manner.’

‘Marius Mann: Fast, competent, focused, to the point, thinks beyond the actual question.’

‘Very well positioned in terms of breadth and depth – great value for money – very engaging and reliable – transparent and clear communication.’

‘Ideal size, powerful team, broad base and yet working with precision. Excellent lawyers, good value for money.’

‘Competence, understanding of the very special business model, translation of the legal language clear and immediately understandable, experience, professional processing of our information in the legal world.’

‘In addition to professional excellence, the skills of the practice to solve complex issues in a practical way are to be emphasized.’

‘Marius Mann immediately put together a team of 2 specialists in order to quickly and well-founded answers to contractual and country-specific questions and to derive appropriate measures.’

‘The cooperation with our legal representative in Belgium was excellently collegial and free from professional arrogance or reservations. Accordingly, our matter was concluded extremely successfully and satisfactorily.’

Key clients

ABL-Technic Entlackung GmbH

All for One Group AG


Bayerischer Bauernverband

C.E. Noerpel GmbH

Dural GmbH

Electronic Production Partners GmbH

Erfurt & Sohn KG

Franco Fresco GmbH & Co. KG

Frischepost GmbH

Haworth GmbH

IBM Deutschland GmbH

Lithofin AG


Nanogate SE

One Logic GmbH

Putzmeister Holding GmbH

Redavia GmbH


Watson-Marlow GmbH

Zarges GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising Horvath AG on the negotiation and conclusion of service and consulting contracts and in connection with the out-of-court settlement of disputes with a shareholder of a subsidiary.
  • Cross-practice advice to IBM Deutschland GmbH, increasingly also in the area of commercial and distribution law.
  • Ongoing advice to Occhio GmbH, in particular on contractual and sales law as well as sales cartel law issues.

Corporate and M&A > M&A: mid-sized deals (sub-€500m)

Under the leadership of Bernhard Noreisch, the team at LUTZ | ABEL RECHTSANWALTS PARTG MBB regularly advises on mid-cap transactions in the M&A, private equity and venture capital space.

Successful as a team

With a team of over 80 lawyers, we have one goal at LUTZ | ABEL: providing first-class advice to our clients. Thereby, we stand for creative solutions – even when others do not see them. Whenever a mandate requires it, we assemble a suitable team of experts across practice groups – top‑class expertise combined with an individual and personal approach.

Professional Excellence | With a powerful team of specialised lawyers, many of whom are certified specialist lawyers in their field, we provide comprehensive advice in all relevant areas of business law. Reliability and an exceptionally high level of personal commitment characterise the advice provided by LUTZ | ABEL. A lean advisory approach and high flexibility round off this offer.

Strategic knowhow | We combine our legal expertise with an economic and strategic understanding. Our services are focused on the entrepreneurial success of our clients. Therefore, we develop individual, forward-thinking, and practice-oriented solutions that go beyond the consideration of individual legal aspects and are geared towards corporate objectives.

Specific sector expertise | The high degree of specialisation of our lawyers and their extensive industry knowledge guarantee sound advice on anything from individual questions to comprehensive project support. Depending on the issue at hand, we bring together interdisciplinary teams of lawyers, whereby our clients always have a personal contact person at their disposal.

Internationally connected | As a member of the international alliance Geneva Group International (GGI), we have access to around 600 selected cooperation partners worldwide. In this way, we are able to always integrate local experts into our team for international mandates.

Employment Law Dr Henning 40 3006996-0
Banking and Capital Market Law Dr Nina 89 544147-0
Banking and Capital Market Law Dr Marc 89 544147-0
State Aid and Antitrust Law Christoph 89 544147-0
Commercial Dr Marius Mann M.Jur. (Oxford) 711 252890-0
Compliance Dr Kilian K. Eß 89 544147-0
Corporate Law Dr Reinhard 89 544147-0
IP Law Carsten 89 544147-0
IT-Law and Data Security Dr André 40 3006996-0
Litigation and Arbitration Dr Reinhard 89 544147-0
Public Law Dr Thomas Schö 89 544147-0
Construction and Real Estate Dr Wolfgang 89 544147-0
Restructuring and Insolvency Law Björn 89 544147-0
Venture Capital / M and A Dr Bernhard Noreisch 89 544147-0
Procurement Law Dr Mathias 89 544147-0
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Amount of Lawyers : over 80
International Alliance : GGI (more than 600 cooperation partners, no network according to § 319b HGB)