Public building law

Public building law is an essential sub-area of German construction and real estate law, though it also touches on aspects of administrative law. We have many years of experience as specialist lawyers in the field.
Our particular expertise lies in the following areas:
  • Exploration of suitable building sites with regard to regional planning, urban land-use planning and other regulations (e.g. nature conservation law, water protection law)
  • Determination of building permit and notification requirements
  • Preparation of building applications in accordance with construction planning law
  • Formulation of outline building applications
  • Oversight of decision procedures for building permits and outline building permits
  • Defending and challenging building permits in court
  • Legal support for project-related or other development plan procedures
  • Enforcement of your interests in negotiations and drafting of urban development contracts
  • Securing the development of building sites in accordance with building code law
  • Formulation of a position for urban land-use planning procedures and regional planning procedures
  • Negotiation support in issues of special urban planning law and monument protection