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Our clients are predominantly from the business sector: they range from medium-sized businesses to large international companies. They include well-known building and construction companies, engineering plants, insurance companies, architects, engineering consultants, property developers, a news agency, the public sector, a federal state, and many more.

The activities of our practice include the following:

The provision of legal services

Expert legal advice concerning the construction of an office complex for an insurer (approx. €45 M);
Expert legal advice concerning the construction of a convention centre (approx. €80 M);
Legal representation in subsequent claims from a highway project;
Legal representation in the case of damage by a photovoltaic system;
Expert legal advice concerning the reconstruction of a school;
Consultation in an unfinished construction project (in Armenia);
Consultation with regard to the utilisation of a biodiesel plants in insolvency in Germany and abroad;
Representation in legal proceedings regarding the remainder of the purchase price of an Endogas system;
Representation in legal proceedings in subsequent claims regarding the sale of a shopping centre;
Representation in legal proceedings in supplementary claims regarding the construction of a baking line;
The collection of evidence concerning damage by a container handling crane;
Expert legal advice during the renovation of existing buildings;
Consultation in the conclusion of contracts of business rental agreements;
Tenancy Law consultations (e.g. termination for renovation of building complexes;
Lease contract drafting for additional storage at a container terminal;
Consultation in tenant renovations (approx. €2 M);

Arbitration Proceedings

Arbitration Proceedings (ICC) with regard to the resulting adjudication of a construction project in Croatia; arbitration tribunal located in Vienna;
Arbitration Proceedings (UNCITRAL) with regard to the supplementary claims arising from a water project in Africa; arbitration tribunal located in Den Haag;
Arbitration Proceedings (DIS) with regard to defects in a sewage treatment plant;
Arbitration Proceedings (ad hoc) with regard to the return of a castle;
Arbitration Proceedings (ICC) due to wage claims for remaining work, Iraq; arbitration tribunal located in Paris;
Arbitration Proceedings (SGO-Bau) due to a residual claim arising from a leisure facility;
Arbitration Proceedings (DIS) with regard to the liability of an architect in damage to the facade of a factory building belonging to a pharmaceutical plant;
Arbitration Proceedings (DIS) over an IT Framework Agreement, Saudi Arabia;
Arbitration Proceedings (ICC) over the balance of purchase price of a bio-diesel plant;
Arbitration Proceedings (SCC) due to wage claims for remaining work for a shopping centre, Moscow; arbitration tribunal located in Stockholm;
Arbitration Proceedings (ICC) over the wage claims for remaining work for a microchip factory;

Seminars and Lectures

In-house training for an insurer;
Lecture at a construction experts’ day;
Lecture at Fraport AG;
Lecture at an event for the working group of Building Law in the German Association of Lawyers;
Seminar on Tenancy Law and the Legal Services Act for the European Relocations Association;
In-house Seminar for a Facilities Management Company;
Lecture for Transstroy, Moscow;
Podium discussion on Facility Management.



Abbreviations

ICC            International Chamber of Commerce
UNCITRAL        United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
DIS            German Arbitration Institution
SGO-Bau        Arbitration Rules of the German Association for Construction
SCC            Stockholm Chamber of Commerce