Building law and architect law
Legal advice is of great importance in the field of building and architect law, as the capital commitment is extremely high and contractors, owners, architects and engineers are exposed to high risks.


At a glance

Your contact partner

Building contract law
  • Drafting and review of building contracts of all kinds (contracts according to German Construction Contract Procedures [VOB/B], construction contracts, EPC contracts, GMP contracts, contracts for services)
  • Consultancy and representation of interests for construction defects and construction damage
  • Pursuit of warranty claims and claims for damages
  • Claims Management: Pursuit of claims for payment and consequential claims of all kinds
  • Advice during construction on determining and calculating payment milestones
  •  Real estate and property law
    Advice to investors on real estate acquisition and project management
  •  Law relating to property developers
    Drafting and review of property developer contracts
Law relating to architects and engineers
  • Drafting and review of contracts for architects and engineers
  • Pursuit of claims for architects' fees
  • Representation in all matters of architect's liability
Public sector and International Law
  • Contract award law
    Consultancy and support for public contract awards
  • Public building law
    Consultancy and representation of interests in all matters of public building law
  • International building law
    Consultancy on cross-border contracts
Thomas Merbeck
Lawyer, spec. building-/architect law
+49 2133 2502-0