Dr. Mathias Mantler

Dr. Mathias Mantler Vergaberecht Profilbild
Dr. Mathias Mantler
Lawyer, Partner


  • Public Procurement Law (Directive 2014/24/EU, VgV)
  • Public Works Concession Contracts (Directive 2014/23/EU, KonzVgV)
  • Services Concession Contracts (Directive 2014/23/EU, KonzVgV)
  • Procurement in the water, energy, transport and postal services sectors (Directive 2014/25/EU, SektVO)
  • Works Contracts, Supply Contracts and Service Contracts in the fields of Defence and Security (Directive 2009/81/EC, VSVgV)
  • Health care Procurement Law
  • Research and Development Procurement Law
  • Framework Contracts and Framework Agreements
  • IT Procurement Law (including project based on EVB-IT and UfAB 2018)
  • Construction Law
  • State Aid Law


  • Legal 500 Germany 2020: leading individual in Procurement Law
  • JUVE handbook 2019|2020: often recommended lawyer
  • WirtschaftsWoche: TOP lawyer 2019 Procurement Law
  • Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2019: Dr. Mathias Mantler is one of the best lawyers in the field of European Union Law in Germany
  • Legal 500 Germany 2019: recommended lawyer
  • JUVE handbook 2018|2019: often recommended lawyer (procurement law)
  • Legal 500 Germany 2018: Recommended Lawyer
  • JUVE handbook 2017|2018: frequently recommended lawyer (procurement law)
  • JUVE Handbook 2017/2018: “The Procurement Law practice group led by Dr. Mathias Mantler praised by competitors as "professionally excelling and very well networked" enjoys an excellent reputation beyond its Munich headquarters.”
  • Legal 500 Germany 2017: Recommended Lawyer ("skilled" and "solution-oriented")
  • JUVE Handbook 2012|2013: “The public procurement team of the Munich office around Dr. Mathias Mantler has got a strong presence in the Bavarian capital…”


  • Law degree Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich
  • Admitted to the bar in 2000
  • Joined LUTZ | ABEL in 2000
  • Dissertation in Public Procurement Law at the University of Cologne in 2003
  • Partner at LUTZ | ABEL since 2008
  • Certified specialist Lawyer in Public Procurement Law and Construction Law
  • Permanent member of the editorial staff of the monthly Procurement Law Review “Vergaberecht”
  • Frequent speaker at conferences and seminars related to Public Procurement Law

One of the best lawyers in the field of European Union Law in Germany

Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2019

Leading individual in Procurement Law

Legal 500 Germany 2020