Dr Maximilian Jordan

Specialist lawyer for construction and architects’ law


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

Dr Jordan advises principals and contractors on all questions of construction and real estate law. The consulting includes both the drafting of relevant project contracts and the contract management. He also represents clients out of court als well as in court proceedings.


Recent work

  • Ongoing and comprehensive construction-accompanying consulting for a credit institute during the construction of the new headquarters (project volume approx. € 60m)
  • Construction-accompanying advice to a consortium on the rehabilitation and extension of several sections of a federal motorway in NRW (project volume approx. € 150m)
  • Ongoing advice to a hotel in the enforcement of warranty claims for defects in the amount of approximately  € 2m
  • Project consulting for the expansion of a large German airport (project volume approx. € 4bn)
  • Advice and contract drafting for a German automotive company within the scope of a cooperative construction of a car centre and a high-rise building


Further qualifications and memberships

  • Lecturer at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences for private construction law
  • Seminar lecturer on private construction and architects law
  • Member of ARGE Baurecht at the German Bar Association (DAV)
  • Member of the Association for the Promotion of Research and Teaching in Private Construction Law at the Philipps University of Marburg e.V.


Publications (in German)


Events (in German)


Curriculum vitae

  • Studied law at Philipps-Universität Marburg, 2008 to 2013
  • Additional qualification „Law and Economics“ at Philipps-Universität Marburg, 2010 to 2011
  • Additional qualification in private construction law at Philipps-Universität Marburg, 2012 to 2014
  • PhD on contract law, 2013 to 2015,
    dissertation awarded with the construction-law research prize 2016 by Deutsche Baugerichtstag e.V.
  • Research assistant at Philipps-Universität Marburg, 2013 to 2016
  • Legal clerkship at the Regional Court of Marburg, 2014 to 2016
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) at Kapellmann since 2017