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Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek

Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek  

Legal Services | Germany

tel: +49 211 600 55 105 | fax: +49 211 600 55 100
Georg-Glock-Strasse 4 | Duesseldorf | D - 40474 | Germany

Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek's Overview

Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek is a name which is synonymous with competence. They are one of the largest commercial law firms in Germany. About 350 specialized lawyers and tax advisers represent the interests of our national and international clients. Included in their client list are medium-sized and large German and international companies in all areas of the manufacturing industry, as well as trade and service industries, associations, government and public sector organizations, and individual clients.

National and International Presence
The Firm has eight Offices, spread geographically throughout Germany, as well as an Office in Brussels and an office in Zurich. In addition, they work closely with Partner Firms in all of the key global markets.

Complex Assignments, Comprehensive Counseling
Substantive legal competence, excellent education and continuing legal education, extensive specialization and comprehensive knowledge of specific industry sectors provide the basis of their legal counseling. Experienced Partners and carefully selected Associate Lawyers develop innovative solutions to complex legal problems. Entrepreneurial thinking on behalf of their clients, efficient, cost-effective work and highest personal dedication are key components of their Firms culture. In the final analysis, their clients success is also their own.

Recognizing Opportunities, Demonstrating Alternatives and Avoiding Conflicts
Cross-border and cross-sector knowledge in combination with a deep understanding of business reasoning makes it possible for them to provide clients with the broadest possible support in their negotiations and business decisions. This applies equally to legal advice on company structure, business risk management, negotiation and negotiation tactics, training, crisis and insolvency counseling and corporate finance matters. Early and timely legal advice permits companies to function in a legally secure manner. If conflicts arise, they seek innovative avenues for their resolution, for example, through ADR and mediation.

  • Year this Office was Established: 1971
  • Number of Offices Worldwide: 10
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 350

Languages: German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Dutch, Russian, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Greek, Czech, Hungarian, Icelandic, Turkish


Areas of Practice
  • Accessions Tax Law
  • Advertising Law
  • Anti-Counterfeiting
  • Antidumping
  • Antitrust Compliance
  • Antitrust fine proceedings
  • Antitrust Law
  • Antitrust Litigation
  • Apartment Ownership Law
  • Arbitration
  • Asset Management
  • Association Law
  • Aviation
  • Banking Supervision Law
  • Book resale price maintenance
  • Brokerage Law
  • Budget and Charges Law
  • Budget Law
  • Budget Law and Law on Fees
  • Cable and Satellite
  • Capital Market Compliance
  • Capital Market Criminal Law
  • Capital Market Law
  • Charges Law
  • Chemicals Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Co-determination on supervisory board level / Election of employee representatives in the supervisory board
  • Collective Bargaining Law
  • Combined Heat and Power
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Commercial Law
  • Company Pension Schemes
  • Compliance
  • Compliance and Employment Law
  • Compliance at M&A Transactions
  • Compulsary Auction
  • Compulsory Enforcement
  • Compulsory Purchase Law and Compensation Law
  • Construction Law
  • Consumption Tax
  • Contracts for national and international infrastructure projects
  • Copyright and Publishing Law
  • Corporate Criminal Law
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Corporate name law
  • Corporate Succession
  • Cosmetics Law
  • Criminal Compliance
  • Customs Legislation
  • Data Processing Law
  • Data Protection Law
  • Delisting
  • Design Patent Law
  • Design Protection
  • Development Law
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Distribution Law
  • E-Banking and Retail-Banking
  • Emissions Trading
  • Emissions Trading and Climate Protection
  • Employee Invention Law
  • Endowments and Foundations
  • Energy Law
  • Energy Taxes
  • Environmental Criminal Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Environmental Liability Law/Environmental Damage Law
  • Environmental Management/Certification
  • EU-Trade Law/WTO
  • Facility Management
  • Family Law
  • Film and TV Production, Financing
  • Financing
  • Food Law, Tobacco Products Law, Cosmetics Law
  • Foreign Trade & Customs
  • Franchise Law
  • Freedom of Speech
  • French Law / French Clients
  • Gaming & Betting Law
  • General Terms and Conditions
  • Geographical Indications
  • Going Public
  • Immission Protection Law
  • Industrial Actions
  • Industrial Property Law
  • Information Technology (IT)
  • Infrastructure/Regulated Markets
  • Inheritance and Gift Tax Law
  • Inheritance Law
  • Insolvency Law
  • Insurance Distribution Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Construction Law
  • Internet Law
  • Investment Funds
  • Investment Protection / Investor-State disputes
  • Investor Models
  • IT-Outsourcing Tech-driven transactions
  • Joint Ventures
  • Labor Law
  • Land Law
  • Large Construction Disputes
  • Lauterkeitsrecht
  • Law of Medical Practitioners
  • Law of Trademarks and Related Marks
  • Law on advertising of medical products
  • Law related to architects and engineers
  • Laws governing Hospitals
  • Leasing Law
  • Lending and Securities
  • Liability issues of legal practitioners
  • Liability Law
  • Licensing Law
  • Life Sciences
  • Litigation
  • Logistics Law
  • Maritime Law
  • Media Concentration Law
  • Media Law
  • Mediation
  • Medical Law
  • Medical Liability Law
  • Merger Control
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Mining Law
  • Monument Conservation Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Non-marital Partnership Law
  • Patent Law
  • Pharmaceutical Law
  • Pharmacy Law
  • Planning and Public Building Law
  • Plant Variety Protection Law
  • Postal Service
  • Press Law and Freedom of Speech
  • Private Clients
  • Private Construction Law
  • Private Equity
  • Private Succession Planning
  • Privatisation
  • Product Liability Law
  • Product Safety Law
  • Professional Liability Law
  • Property Management
  • Public Construction Law
  • Public Funds and Subsidies
  • Public Infrastructure and Large-Scale Projects
  • Public Law
  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Public Procurement and Investor Contests
  • Public Procurement Law
  • Public Procurement of Services
  • Public Restructurings and Cooperations
  • Public Sector Law
  • Public Transport
  • Public Utility Law
  • Publishing Law
  • Radio Broadcasting Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Recapitalization
  • Reinsurance
  • Renewable Energy
  • Reorganisation [of group of companies]
  • Restructuring
  • Soil Protection and Brownfield Sites
  • Specialist Planning Law
  • Sports Law
  • State Aids
  • Stock Corporation Law
  • Subsidy Law
  • Supervision of Securities
  • Tax Criminal Law
  • Tax law
  • Tax Planning for private clients
  • Telecommunications Law
  • Tenancy Law
  • Tenancy Law/Brokerage Law
  • Tobacco Products Law
  • Transport Law
  • Unfair Competition Law
  • Utility Models
  • Venture Capital
  • Waste Management Law
  • Water and Waste Water Law
  • Work Title Law
  • Works Constitution Law


Christian Appelbaum

Christian AppelbaumSalaried Partner

Anton Horn

Anton HornPartner

Rainer Jacobs

Rainer JacobsSalaried Partner

Ute Jasper

Ute JasperPartner

Astrid Luedtke

Astrid LuedtkeSalaried Partner

Joern Matuszewski

Joern MatuszewskiSalaried Partner

Gunter Muehlhaus

Gunter MuehlhausSalaried Partner

Nils Henrik Plassmeier

Nils Henrik PlassmeierSalaried Partner

Tobias Plath, LL.M.

Tobias Plath, LL.M.Salaried Partner

Yvonne Remplik

Yvonne RemplikSalaried Partner

Markus Rheinlaender

Markus RheinlaenderSalaried Partner

Tilman Spancken

Tilman SpanckenSalaried Partner

Beatrice Stange, LL.M.

Beatrice Stange, LL.M.Salaried Partner

Kirsten Thiergart

Kirsten ThiergartSalaried Partner

Andreas Urban

Andreas UrbanManaging Partner

Laurence M. Westen

Laurence M. WestenSalaried Partner



Data Protection in the Social Field
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, November 2017

  The forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation also results in adaptations with regard to the protection of social data. On May 25, 2018, an amended Code of Social Law will therefore come into effect simultaneously with the General Data Protection Regulation. Above all, the Code of Social Law (SGB) X is affected. Many of the adaptations are editorial changes that have become necessary, but the content has also been amended.It is a fundamental right of every citizen that service providers must not collect, process or use the social data concerning him/her without authorization. Social data are frequently very sensitive, as they concern the citizen's intimate sphere (e.g...

In the Eye of the Cyclone: EnerDry's Patent of Steam Drying Successfully Enforced
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, April 2017

  EnerDry holds numerous patents based on inventions by its founder and CEO Arne Sloth Jensen, including European Patent EP 1 070 223 B1. This patent relates to steam dryers with a specific type of cyclone, which substantially improves the capacity and efficiency of steam dryers. EnerDry as the exclusive licensee for this patent was of the opinion that BMA Braunschweigische Maschinenbauanstalt AG infringed the German part of this patent by offering certain steam dryers to potential German and international customers, in particular to a company in Sweden for which BMA actually built a steam dryer...

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Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises RPC Group on acquisition of NORDFOLIEN GmbH
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, March 2018

A team led by Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt, Partner at the Hamburg office, advised RPC Group Plc on the acquisition of NORDFOLIEN GmbH. The purchase price is based on an enterprise value of EUR 75 million. The transaction is subject to approval by the relevant antitrust authorities in Germany and Poland. The NORDFOLIEN management team will continue to manage the business from its current sites. UK-based RPC Group Plc, listed on the London Stock Exchange is a leading manufacturer of plastic products and employs 25,000 members of staff worldwide. With the acquisition, RPC Group aims to drive growth for flexible products while improving innovation in an attractive market segment...

Consortium with Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency (GSA)
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, March 2018

In January, a consortium consisting of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, PwC Legal Germany and the Czech Republic, as well as Prague-based law firm KSB was awarded the contract for various legal advisory services in a call for tenders by GSA. The European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency (GSA) in Prague is an agency founded by the European Union whose mission is to implement the satellite programs GALILEO and EGNOS. GALILEO is a satellite navigation system that will be completed in orbit by 2020, providing improved positioning and timing information with significant positive implications for many European services and users...

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