Contact data

Phone: +49 211 600500-436

Fax: +49 211 600500-91



Dr Jörg L. Bodden


  • Construction contracts
  • Law of architects and engineers
  • Real estate law
  • Project development and project management law

Dr Bodden advises private and public builders, construction companies and planning offices on the realization of medium and large construction projects. His activities include, in particular, the design of complex legal contracts, legal support during construction phase and representation in court proceedings. In addition, Dr. Bodden has special experience with Building Information Modeling (BIM).


Recent work

  • Frankfurt Airport: Construction of Terminal 3
  • Munich Airport: Construction of Terminal Satellite
  • City of Düsseldorf: Restructuring of the Aquazoo
  • Advising a project developer on the construction of more than 200 apartments in Düsseldorf
  • Advising a Swiss engineering office on several major projects in Germany
  • Ongoing advising of severel mid-market construction companies


Further qualifications and memberships

  • Member of several working groups on Building Information Modeling (Federal Chamber of Architects, Chamber of Architects NRW, Deutscher Baugerichtstag, buildingSMART)

  • Federal Department of Transport: Scientific monitoring of pilot projects on BIM

  • Author of numerous scientific publications

  • Lecturer at numerous seminars (e.g. University of Wuppertal, University of Aachen, University of Applied Sciences Münster, Deutscher Baugerichtstag, Chamber of Architects, VDI, TÜV Süd)


Publications (in German)


Events (in German)


Curriculum vitae

  • Studied law at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, 2004 to 2009
  • Research assistant to the Chair for Criminal law, Corporate Criminal law and Media law, Prof. Dr. Karsten Altenhain, 2009 to 2013
  • PhD on the doctrine of criminal law, 2012
  • Legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf, 2012 to 2014
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) at Kapellmann since 2014