BRL BOEGE ROHDE LUEBBEHUESEN > Hamburg, Germany > Firm Profile


Real estate and construction > Project development Tier 2

Restructuring and insolvency > Insolvency Tier 3

Based on the partnership of lawyers, auditors and tax consultants, the range of advice offered by BRL BOEGE ROHDE LUEBBEHUESEN also covers insolvency labor law and insolvency tax law, as well as insolvency-related corporate law aspects. In addition to the role of the classic insolvency administrator, the group also takes on the role of administrator, general representative and chief restructuring officer in self-administration and trusteeships and, if necessary, also the role of a trustee. In international insolvency projects, the practice can rely on the supported of an international network of independent auditors and tax consultants. Stefan Denkhaus, Dorothee Madsen, Friedemann Schade and Friederich von Kaltenborn-Stachau jointly lead the team; Nils Harbeck (in addition to insolvency law also corporate law and M&A) made partner at the beginning of 2021.


‘Outstanding insolvency and self-administration expertise, both in administration and in consulting practice; Outstanding results with a high level of legal expertise and enormous practical relevance.’

Key clients

Senvion Gesellschaften

Schwarz Cranz GmbH & Co. KG

FSG – Flensburger Schiffbau GmbH & Co. KG

Krankenhaus Ingelheim

Noventi Healthcare SE

Air Berlin PLC und Air Berlin PLC & Co. Luftverkehrs KG

Prokon SPV

Dat Backhus

17111 Transit Transport & Logistik GmbH & Co. KG

Work highlights

  • Self-administration as general agent of FSG – Flensburger Schiffbau GmbH & Co. KG. Advice on insolvency law and insolvency tax law in the insolvency (application) process and in the M&A process.
  • Crisis advice, filing for insolvency and advice on insolvency labor law for the Ingelheim hospital.
  • Support for M&A transactions as well as advice on insolvency employment law and insolvency tax law for Dat Backhus.

Real estate and construction > Construction (including construction litigation) Tier 4

BRL BOEGE ROHDE LUEBBEHUESEN advises project developers and investors and pursues an interdisciplinary approach, covering all relevant aspects. The group routinely assists with large-scale land, housing and hotel developments. The team is jointly led by Michael-Alexander Rojnic (experienced in the implementation of major projects), Mathias Münch (drafting contracts) and Verena Schepers (property developer law and construction litigation). Public procurement law expert Christian Kahle focuses on renewable energies law and environmental law.

Other key lawyers:


‘Good cooperation. Always well informed.’

‘Intensive examination of the relevant topics. Was able to contribute further experience and assert it in the negotiation.’

‘Outstanding and comprehensive knowledge of real estate (property) law/construction law combined with many years of experience in large projects and with corresponding references; also experts for public procurement, business and tax law in the office, so that all necessary aspects can be checked at short notice and taken into account for the result.’

Quick familiarization with complex topics; rapid development of client-oriented, individual and creative solutions, combined with strategic know-how and practicality.’

Comprehensive advice/support from the first project draft up to and including notarial certification; negotiation security; Flexibility; personal and time commitment; always based on the specifications and requirements of the individual case; Redundancies exist, ie stand-in when on holiday, everyone involved is always on topic, no loss of information.’

‘Michael Rojnic: Outstanding competence and extensive experience in the implementation of large projects. As a result, potential and risks can be identified quickly and obstacles to processing can be avoided.’

Christian Kahle: expert in procurement law.’

Easily accessible, always on topic, work out sound solutions at short notice (compromises/ comparisons if necessary), react immediately to requests for adjustments/ changes in the situation, are always friendly and polite in dealing with them.’

Key clients

Agrarfrost GmbH & Co KG

Aurelis Asset GmbH

BARK GmbH (vormals Commodus)

BECKEN Development GmbH

Bezirksamt Neukölln von Berlin

CloverMo GmbH & Co. KG

Dignus Immobilien GmbH

Enercity AG

FAY Projects

Fehlow GmbH

Galileo Garching, Neue Mitte am Hochschulcampus Garching

GIPAM German Investment Portfolio Asset Management GmbH

Grundstücksgesellschaft HEIMAT GmbH & Co. KG

Hamburger Hochbahn AG

HOCHTIEF Projektentwicklung GmbH, HOCHTIEF Infrastructure GmbH

HiWiDo GmbH (Bades Huk I)

Katharina Kasper ViaSalus GmbH

Maler- und Lackiererinnung Berlin

Mounting Systems GmbH

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

Novum Group

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

Zalando SE

Work highlights

  • Advising Enercity AG on the new building project development of the future company headquarters on its own premises, including advice on construction and architectural law, anti-claim management and public procurement law.
  • Advising Dignus Immobilien GmbH on the purchase of the development area of the Philosophienviertel Forchheim near Nuremberg for around 330 apartments and on various replacement sports ground areas in Forchheim.  
  • Ongoing support to Agrarfrost GmbH & Co KG in various plant construction projects.

Real estate and construction > Real estate Tier 4

BRL BOEGE ROHDE LUEBBEHUESEN focuses on transactions, project developments and asset management. In the area of project developments, the focus is on mixed-use district developments and hotels. Thanks to the cooperation with the restructuring and insolvency departments, the asset management team covers related interface areas, such as deferral agreements, restructuring of leases and addenda to leases. The team is led by Marc Biebelheimer and Michael-Alexander Rojnic, both of whom specialise in real estate transactions and project developments as well as tenancy law, and includes Verena Schepers, who is experienced in residential property law and brokerage law. Real estate transaction specialist Jörg Michael Siecke joined Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner in mid-2020.

Other key lawyers:


‘From the point of view of real estate project development, the law firm is set up all-encompassing, so that one does not have to switch to other law firms. Particularly noteworthy is the professionalization in the core disciplines of global sales and general contractor contracts.’

‘Miss Dr. Schepers is always very easy to reach or will get back to you as soon as possible. She has a high level of comprehension and a wealth of experience both in briefs and contracts as well as in negotiations. She maintains a hard line for her clients with a willing to compromise and ultimately profitable manner.’

Dr. Biebelheimer advises in the background and, if necessary, is an additional support for complex problem solutions and negotiations.’

Key clients

3H real estate GmbH

Art-Invest Real Estate Funds GmbH

Art Invest Real Estate GmbH & Co. KG

Art-Invest Real Estate Management GmbH & Co. KG

Assetando Real Estate GmbH (bzw. Assetando Mühlenau Projektgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG)

Aurelis Asset GmbH sowie diverse Objektgesellschaften

Bahnhohsvorplatz Bremen GmbH

Becken Development GmbH

Dat Backhus

DIGNUS Immobilien GmbH

Drinagh Cooperative (Irland)

Enercity AG

Galileo Garching, Neue Mitte am Hochschulcampus Garching


HASPA Projektentwicklungs- und Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH (HASPAPeB)

HoWiDo GmbH (Bades Huk I)

Lettow-Vorbeck Viertel GmbH & Co. KG

Meravis BauträgerGmbH

MIB AG Immobilien und Beteiligungen

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

NABU Niedersachsen e.V.

Novum Development Projekt Dortmund GmbH

Novum Hotel Group

S Immo Germany GmbH

Schramm & Schoen Immobilien GmbH

S.I.E. Soini Immobilienentwicklung GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising Enercity AG on the new building project development of the future company headquarters on its own land, including investor participation, public procurement law and structuring as well as the renovation of existing buildings.
  • Ongoing advice to Art-Invest Real Estate Management GmbH & Co. KG on asset management and lease issues with regard to various properties in Hamburg.
  • Advising DIGNUS Immobilien GmbH on the purchase and sale of a development area in the philosophy district of Forchheim near Nuremberg for around 330 apartments and on various replacement sports ground areas in Forchheim; Advice on comprehensive project development, including project-related development plan procedures, building and architect contracts.

Restructuring and insolvency > Restructuring Tier 4

When liquidity crises occur, BRL BOEGE ROHDE LUEBBEHUESEN's team of lawyers, auditors and tax consultants, assists the management of ailing companies with operational business issues. Typical instructions relate to liquidity and corporate planning, scenario calculations as well as taking on the role of chief insolvency officer and chief restructuring officer in self-administration. The group also advises on financial restructuring. Practice heads Stefan Denkhaus and Dominik Demisch both have experience in advising group (subsidiary) companies in crisis scenarios and in assisting the public sector with restructuring and insolvency tax issues. Corporate and insolvency expert Nils Harbeck made salary partner at the beginning of 2021.


‘Very good dovetailing of theory and practice, always with a focus on tax law.’

Key clients

Dernbacher Schwestern

Kreiskrankenhaus Groß-Gerau

Work highlights

  • Advising the Dernbacher sisters on the restructuring of the group of companies through the takeover of the Dernbacher group Katharina Kasper by the Alexians.
  • Advice on labor law and insolvency law to the Groß-Gerau district hospital during the restructuring of the company owner in self-administration proceedings.
Holger Böge photo Holger BögeHigher Diploma in Business Administration (Diplom-Kaufmann), Certified Public Auditor (Wirtschaftsprüfer), Certified Tax…
Rüdiger Brock photoDr Rüdiger BrockLawyer, Partner
Stefan Denkhaus photo Stefan DenkhausLawyer, Specialist Lawyer for Insolvency Law, Founding Partner
Thomas Lübbehüsen photoDr Thomas LübbehüsenHigher Diploma in Business Administration and Economics, Certified Tax Advisor, Certified Public…
Constantin Sapunov photoDr Constantin SapunovLawyer, Maître en Droit, Partner
Nina Schütte, LL.M. photo Nina Schütte, LL.M.Higher Diploma in Business Law (Diplom-Wirtschaftsjuristin (FH)), Certified Tax Advisor (Steuerberaterin)