Dr Stefan Kaiser

Specialist lawyer for construction and architects’ law


  • Construction contracts
  • Law of architects and engineers
  • Legal management for large-scale projects JurProM®
  • Insurance law
  • Mediation/alternative dispute resolution

Dr Kaiser advises principals and contractors on all questions of contract drafting, contract management, after-sales management and real estate transactions. A key practice area is the comprehensive advice on major projects, in particular in the area of sport and events sites.
A further key area of his practice is the representation of clients in litigious disputes before courts and arbitral tribunals, sometimes with international aspects. 


Recent work

  • Borussia Mönchengladbach on the construction of a stadium and on various other matters 
  • Koelnmesse on the new build of the Deutz Messehallen
  • Santander Consumer Bank AG
  • MDR on the new build of the regional broadcasting station in Sachsen
  • Bau- und Liegenschaftsbetrieb on various projects including University of Applied Sciences Jülich, RWTH Aachen, Justice Centre Aachen, Finance Centre Aachen
  • Imtech Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG on diverse projects, Brahms Kontor Hamburg, Klinikum Barmbek
  • SKB Kapitalbeteiligungsgesellschaft KölnBonn mbH on a major action concerning wages;
  • AXA on the newbuild of an administrative building
  • nesseler grünzig-Group on various projects 


Further qualifications and memberships

  • Member of the Working Group on Construction Law within the German Lawyers’  Association (ARGE Baurecht beim Deutschen Anwaltverein)
  • Member of the Verband der Baumediatoren e.V.
  • Lecturer at numerous seminar events


      Publications (in German) 



      Curriculum vitae 

      • Studied law at the University of Trier, 1987 to 1992
      • Research assistant in public law at the University of Trier (Prof. Dr Gerhard Robbers), 1990 to 1995
      • PhD on Government Liability, 1994 to 1996
      • Legal clerkship with the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf, 1994 to 1996
      • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) at Kapellmann since 1996