Dr. Mathias Mantler  LUTZ | ABEL

Partner | Lawyer | Certified Specialist Lawyer for Procurement Law | Certified Specialist Lawyer for Construction and Architectural Law

Dr. Mathias Mantler

Dr. Mathias Mantler  LUTZ | ABEL

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Dr Mathias Mantler has been working in public procurement law since 2000 and heads the Procurement Law Practice Group at LUTZ | ABEL. An essential element of his work is advising public clients on projects during the procurement process. In addition, he also advises predominantly public clients on the execution of contracts, e.g. for infrastructure projects.

Clients know him as an extremely competent, strong negotiator and excellently networked advisor. They benefit from his solution-oriented advice and at the same time appreciate the trusting cooperation and his personal commitment.

  • Legal advice to public sector clients and bidders in the fields of infrastructure, science and research, healthcare / life sciences, IT and digitalisation, transport, and defence / security
  • Design of complex procurement projects with customised solutions
  • Project-related consulting for public infrastructure projects
  • JUVE Handbook 2017 | 2018 – 2021 | 2022: Often recommended lawyer
  • Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2019 – 2021: One of the best lawyers for European law in Germany
  • Legal 500 Germany 2020 – 2022: Leading individual in public procurement law
  • Legal 500 Germany & EMEA 2017 – 2019, 2022: Recommended lawyer
  • WirtschaftsWoche 2019: TOP lawyer procurement law
  • Permanent contributor to the journal "Vergaberecht" (Public Procurement Law)
  • Contributor to the journal Vergabepraxis & -recht
  • Certified specialist lawyer for procurement law
  • Certified specialist lawyer for construction and architectural law
  • Lawyer at LUTZ | ABEL since 2000
  • Admission to the bar, 2000
  • Law studies in Munich, doctorate (Dr. jur.) in Cologne
  • Advising a public maximum-care hospital on various new building projects with a high three-digit million euro investment sum
  • Advising a German university of excellence on the design of a research cooperation with a DAX company with an investment volume of EUR 100 million
  • Advising a state police authority on the state-wide procurement of body cam
  • Advising a consortium on the billion euro project to build a second suburban railway line through the centre of Munich
  • Advising a Horizon 2020-funded institution in the field of health care on the procurement of various services for start-up promotion (crowdfunding, start-up amplifier etc.)

"Professionally excellent and client-oriented."

Client, JUVE Handbook 2021 | 2022

“One of the best lawyers for European law in Germany.“

Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2021

“Leading name in public law.“

Legal 500 Germany 2020

“Mathias Mantler advises us legally at an excellent level, personally committed and always striving to achieve our goals in the best possible way. He represents us strongly in negotiations. The cooperation is very trusting.“

Legal 500 Germany 2020

“The procurement practice led by Dr Mathias Mantler, which competitors praise as 'professionally excellent and very well networked', enjoys an excellent reputation beyond the borders of its Munich headquarters ...“

JUVE Handbook 2017 | 2018

“Professionally excellent and solution-oriented [...] first-class networking.“

Legal 500 Germany 2017