Dr Jörg L. Bodden

Specialist lawyer for construction and architects’ law


  • 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

  • Terminal 3, Airport Frankfurt
  • Terminal Satellit, Airport München
  • Hybrid high-rise building One Forty West, Frankfurt
  • High-rise ensemble FOUR, Frankfurt
  • Residential complex Belsenpark, Düsseldorf
  • Residential complex New York The Village, Düsseldorf
  • Aquazoo Löbbecke Museum, Düsseldorf
  • District development Überseequartier, Hamburg
  • Training center Viega World, Attendorn
  • Pilot projects on BIM of the Federal Department of Transport



Further qualifications and memberships

  • Member of buildingSMART e.V.

  • Lecturer in the master program REM+CPM at the University of Wuppertal

  • Lecutrer in the master program construction law at the University of Applied Sciences Münster

  • Numerous seminars/lectures on BIM and construction law

  • Author of numerous scientific publications

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 criminal law, 2012
  • Legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf, 2012 to 2014
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) at Kapellmann since 2014