Whether the construction and operation of railways, legal issues affecting air travel, the use of roads, paths and public spaces, the carriage of goods, or generally public transport or local passenger transport is concerned – we advise and represent our clients with our highly specialised lawyers who have been active in this area for many years.

Our areas of expertise

  • Railways
  • Specialist planning for transport facilities (roads, airports, railways)
  • Aviation
  • Regional public transport
  • Road traffic and rights of way
  • Transport


E.g. Berlin‐Schönefeld Airport in an action against a planning decision, the State of Saxony on construction and planning law relating to the Waldschlösschenbrücke, Kassel‐Calden Airport on questions relating to planning permission in light of air traffic law, the Federal Office of Civil Aeronautics, DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung (lockdown due to volcanic ash, disruption of air navigation facilities, air traffic control charges), motorway planning permission (e.g. A 44, A 4), Federal Supervisory Authority for Air Navigation Services, et al., in suits against flight procedures for FRA and BER airports, State of Hesse in proceedings against an expansion of Frankfurt airport, EASA in aviation approval procedures before EU courts, Federal Republic of Germany, et al., in the dispute relating to aircraft noise on approach to Zurich, various clients in the context of aircraft accidents (e.g. Überlingen, Rio‐Paris), various clients on aviation security law, airport charges, and unmanned aerial vehicles.