In this chapter, we recognise 31 outstanding construction lawyers for their excellent work on a range of transactional, regulatory and contentious matters.
Most Highly Regarded
CMS Hasche Sigle performs well with three practitioners nominated here.
Andreas Roquette is renowned for his top-drawer work across the full spectrum of construction issues, from disputes as arbitrator and counsel, to advising on large-scale infrastructure and power plant construction projects.
Andreas Otto comes highly recommended for the broad transactional expertise and efficiency he brings to high-value commercial real estate projects.
Nicolai Ritter is highly sought-after by investors, contractors and developers for his profound knowledge of construction and planning law.
Jörn Zons of Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner stands out as a “brilliant mediator and arbitrator” with “expansive knowledge of issues relating to domestic and international plant construction projects”.
LDR Lenz Dispute Resolution’s Claus Lenz is a seasoned lawyer who enjoys a stellar reputation as “The go-to name for construction disputes in Germany”.
Stefan Osing of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek is revered for his broad construction and real estate practice which encompasses an array of transactional and contentious issues.
At Bodenheimer Herzberg, Rouven Bodenheimer impresses peers who note that he is “among the finest construction arbitrators in the country”.
Karl Pörnbacher from Hogan Lovells is touted for his expertise as counsel and arbitrator in complex construction disputes, with an emphasis on cross-border proceedings arising from Eastern Europe.
Tobias Faber is “extremely creative in solving complex matters” and comes “highly recommended for his deep knowledge of plant construction projects”.
Dieter Kainz of Dr. Kainz & Partner has amassed decades of experience advising an array of multinational clients on joint ventures and other transactions in the natural resources and construction sectors.
Sigrid Roskosny of ZENK is a “fantastic lawyer” who is well-versed at representing contractors in offshore renewable energy projects thanks to her two decades of experience in the field.
AGS Legal’s Wendelin Acker is a longstanding construction lawyer who excels in high-value disputes and internal investigations.
From Redeker Sellner Dahs, Burkhard Messerschmidt receives acclaim for his stunning track record in arbitration and mediation proceedings pertaining to power plant construction disputes.
At HFK, Horst Franke is highlighted for his significant experience handling high-stakes construction and engineering disputes.
The vastly experienced Ulrich Werner of Hecker Werner & Himmelreich is a first-class construction and architecture law specialist who approaches his work with fervour and tremendous attention to detail.
Klaus Englert of prof englert + partner earns plaudits for the breadth of his experience representing domestic and international clients in large-scale pipeline construction and engineering disputes.