Legal Services | Germany
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Joerg Schewe



Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek is a name synonymous with competence. They are one of the major commercial law firms in Germany. More than 400 specialized lawyers and tax advisers represent the interests of national and international clients. Their client list includes 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.

The firm has eight offices across Germany. In addition, they work closely with partner firms in all of the key global markets.

Their legal counseling is based on substantial legal competence, excellent education and continuing legal training, extensive specialization and a comprehensive knowledge of specific industry sectors. Experienced Partners and carefully selected Associate Lawyers develop innovative solutions to complex legal problems. The firm's culture values entrepreneurial thinking on behalf of their clients, efficient and cost-effective work, and strong personal dedication. At the end of the day, their Clients' success is also their own.

Cross-border and cross-sector knowledge combined with a deep understanding of business reasoning makes it possible for them to provide clients with wide-ranging support in their negotiations and business decisions. This also applies to legal advice on company structure, business risk management, negotiation and negotiation tactics, training, crisis and insolvency counseling and corporate finance matters. The early and timely legal advice they provide enables companies to function in a legally secure manner. If conflicts arise, they seek innovative resolution avenues, for example, through ADR and mediation.

Year this Office was Established: 1971
Lawyers Worldwide: 404


Areas of Practice



Christian  Appelbaum

Christian Appelbaum

Salaried Partner
Marc  Baltus

Marc Baltus

Michael  Below

Michael Below

Salaried Partner
Anna  Coenen

Anna Coenen

Salaried Partner
Bodo  Dehne

Bodo Dehne

Sabine  Dethof

Sabine Dethof

Salaried Partner
Mathis  Dick

Mathis Dick

Salaried Partner
Sonja  Groht

Sonja Groht

Torsten  Gross, LL.M.

Torsten Gross, LL.M.

Salaried Partner
Hans  Gummert

Hans Gummert

Anton  Horn

Anton Horn

Volker  Howe

Volker Howe

Martin  Imhof

Martin Imhof

Rainer  Jacobs

Rainer Jacobs

Salaried Partner
Ute  Jasper

Ute Jasper

Eylem  Kaya, LL.M.

Eylem Kaya, LL.M.

Salaried Partner
Philip  Kempermann, LL.M.

Philip Kempermann, LL.M.

Managing Partner
Marvin  Lederer

Marvin Lederer

Salaried Partner
Astrid  Luedtke

Astrid Luedtke

Salaried Partner
Marcel  Maybaum

Marcel Maybaum

Salaried Partner
Stefan  Osing

Stefan Osing

Nils Henrik  Plassmeier

Nils Henrik Plassmeier

Salaried Partner
Tobias  Plath, LL.M.

Tobias Plath, LL.M.

Salaried Partner
Detlef  Raasch

Detlef Raasch

Salaried Partner
Markus  Rheinlaender

Markus Rheinlaender

Salaried Partner
Fabian  Schmitz

Fabian Schmitz

Salaried Partner
Philipp Roman  Schroeler

Philipp Roman Schroeler

Salaried Partner
Tilman  Spancken

Tilman Spancken

Salaried Partner
Beatrice  Stange, LL.M.

Beatrice Stange, LL.M.

Salaried Partner
Mike  Steffen

Mike Steffen

Salaried Partner
Kirsten  Thiergart

Kirsten Thiergart

Salaried Partner
Andreas  Urban

Andreas Urban

Managing Partner
Leonard  Urban

Leonard Urban

Salaried Partner/in
Rainer  Velte

Rainer Velte

Peter  Vocke

Peter Vocke



Marion  Kortmann

Marion Kortmann

Director Communications & Marketing
Holger  Kremers

Holger Kremers

PR Manager
Sebastian  Muller-Pfannkuche

Sebastian Muller-Pfannkuche

Director of Human Resources & Business Development


Merger in the healthcare sector – HEUKING advises on sale of digmed GmbH to LOGEX group  

Please note the following press release. This press release is available at our homepage.     A Hamburg-based HEUKING team led by new Equity Partner Christoph Prochnau, LL.B., legally advised bigmed Beratungs GmbH & Co. KG on the sale of digmed GmbH to LOGEX Healthcare Analytics AG.   Founded in 2008 by anesthetist Dr. Enno Bialas, digmed is a leading provider in the analysis of operating and surgical processes in hospitals in the German-speaking region. After successfully developing the OPTEAMIZER software, the company expanded its offering to include managed services for more than 250 healthcare providers...

PRIMEPULSE, advised by HEUKING, sells majority stake in publicly listed KATEK SE to Kontron

Please note the following press release. This press release is available at our homepage.   A HEUKING team, led by Munich-based Partner Boris Dürr, advised PRIMEPULSE SE on the sale of its majority stake in publicly listed KATEK SE to Kontron Acquisitions GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of publicly listed Kontron AG. The transaction involved the sale of roughly 60% of all KATEK shares at a price of about EUR 130 million. With antitrust approval still pending, closing of the transaction is expected for March 2024. As a result of the transaction, Kontron will assume control of KATEK SE and will subsequently make a mandatory offer to outside shareholders...

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HEUKING represents LOTTO Hamburg in averting strike action

Please note the following press release. This press release is availableat our homepage.HEUKING represents LOTTO Hamburg in averting strike actionThe team led by Dr. Johan-Michel Menke, LL.M., successfully represented LOTTO Hamburg GmbH ("LOTTO") in averting strike action. Following a decision by the Hamburg Labor Court late in the evening of April 11, 2024, the Vereinte Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft (Ver.di) had to withdraw a warning strike call."We were able to enforce our client's position before the Hamburg Labor Court. Ver...

HEUKING advises UK Department for Energy Security and Net Zero (DESNZ) on ESG agreement with KfW

Please note the following press release. This press release is availableat our homepage.HEUKING advises UK Department for Energy Security and Net Zero (DESNZ) on ESG agreement with KfWA HEUKING team with members from the ESG (Dr. Anne de Boer, Stuttgart), Compliance (Dr. Martin Ströhmann, Munich), and Finance (Michael Neises, Frankfurt) practice groups legally supported and advised the UK Department for Energy Security and Net Zero (DESNZ) on negotiating and entering into a contract with Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) to protect the Brazilian rainforest...

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