Dr Martin Wittemeier

Specialist lawyer for construction and architects’ law


  • Plant engineering law
  • Construction contracts
  • Law of architects and engineers
  • Legal management for large-scale projects JurProM®

Dr Wittemeier advises principals and contractors on the realisation of medium-sized and large construction and plant engineering projects. His key practice areas are the drafting and negotiation of all relevant project contracts and the on-going provision of advice in the context of project development, including claim and anti-claim management. He also conducts proceedings before courts. A further major focus is the support of offshore-wind park projects.


What others say

Recommended as a 'next generation lawyer' for construction law – Legal 500 Germany 2020

Recommended for construction law; "good understanding of the offshore market" – Legal 500 Germany 2017


Recent work

  • Legal advice to several principals on the construction and operation of offshore wind parks (alpha ventus, Meerwind Süd/Ost, RIFFGAT)
  • Legal advice on various major construction projects and plant engineering projects


Further qualifications and membership

  • Lecturer at the Technische Universität Darmstadt since 2017
  • Numerous seminars on private construction law and contract law

Publications (in German) 


Events (in German)


Curriculum vitae

  • Studied law with additional training in economic science at the University of  Bayreuth, 1998 to 2003
  • PhD, 2003 to 2006
  • Legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, 2005 to 2007
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) at Kapellmann since 2008