Public procurement

Public Procurement

Public Procurement covers all legal and procedural provisions relating to tenders for public contracts. Our experienced lawyers advise and represent public authorities (contract‐awarding bodies) as well as tendering companies in relation to public contracts. We provide advice on high‐volume contract tenders in diverse sectors.

Our areas of expertise

  • Construction contract awarding
  • Assistance with and structuring tender procedures
  • Advising contract‐awarding bodies and contractors
  • Service concessions
  • Audit proceedings
  • Public & Private Partnerships
  • Public procurement law in all sectors, in particular:
    • water, waste water and waste disposal
    • Employment (Social Security Code Ⅱ & Ⅲ)
    • Health (Social Security Code Ⅴ)
    • IT supplies and services
    • Regional passenger rail services


Large‐scale projects in the health sector, DB Regio, and its subsidiaries, on awarding regional rail transport contracts, including audit proceedings, inter alia in proceedings relating to regional rail transport contracts, the Federal Institute for Real Estate (BImA) in the context of the sales of federal property, urban construction contracts and contracts for and the agreement of construction orders; Strabag in the context of the award of various contracts, Andree Consult and municipal undertakings in connection with a planned proton therapy centre, municipal IT companies on procurement in tender procedures.