Dr. Wolfgang Abel  LUTZ | ABEL

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Dr. Wolfgang Abel

Dr. Wolfgang Abel  LUTZ | ABEL

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Dr Wolfgang Abel is distinguished by his excellent reputation and proven expertise in providing legal support for major projects, in particular tunnel construction projects, infrastructure projects and motorway construction, but also for building construction projects. Due to his market recognition and reputation, he is regularly requested by clients for major projects. Owing to his many years of experience as a lawyer, he has excellent contacts with the authorities, colleagues, and the client's management.

Clients appreciate his analytical approach, excellent professional competence as well as his experience and precise working methods.

  • Public and private construction law
  • Project development and real estate law
  • Project-related legal advice
  • Conciliation and arbitration
  • Legal 500 Germany 2024: leading lawyer
  • Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers: One of the best lawyers for construction law (since 2017), real estate law (since 2020), litigation (2018, 2019) and public private partnership (2022) in Germany
  • Legal 500 Germany 2016 – 2024 (EMEA 2023) consistently: Recommended lawyer
  • JUVE Handbook consistently since 2013 | 2014: Often recommended lawyer
  • Lawyer at LUTZ | ABEL since 1998
  • Admission to the bar, 1995
  • Government Councillor (Regierungsrat z. A.) at the Supreme Building Authority in the Bavarian State Ministry of the Interior, 1993 – 1994
  • Doctorate (Dr. jur.) in Munich
  • Law Studies in Munich

"Dr. Wolfgang Abel: Professionally and methodically top, calm and thoughtful and it is simply fun to work with him."

Legal 500 Germany 2023
Besprechung mit einem LUTZ | ABEL Rechtsanwalt vor Ort

“One of the best lawyers in construction law and real estate law in Germany.“

Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2023

“Pragmatic and professionally excellent“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2021 | 2022

“Dr Wolfgang Abel offers excellent legal knowledge, serious advice, appreciative interaction, transparency towards the client, quick grasp of technical contexts, excellent strategy advice.“

Legal 500 Deutschland 2020

“Above all, Mr Abel is not only a lawyer, but a highly experienced deal-maker; he is a pleasure to have on one's side.“

Legal 500 Deutschland 2020

“Very competent and a team player.“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2017 | 2018

“Outstanding, tactically very adept.“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2016 | 2017

“Reliable, pragmatic, solution-oriented.“

Client, JUVE Handbook 2012 | 2013

“Outstanding lawyer.“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2023 | 2024