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Daniel Wegener

Lawyer
Certified Specialist in building and architectural law
Counsel

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Friedrichstraße 140
10117 Berlin

Phone +49 30 52133 0
Fax +49 30 52133 110
daniel.wegener@luther-lawfirm.com

Languages: German, English

Curriculum vitae

Daniel Wegener was born in 1977. He studied law at Humboldt University in Berlin (Germany). Whilst at university, he worked for a medium-sized firm of lawyers and notaries, focusing on private building and architectural law. Following his admission to the German Bar in 2006, Daniel Wegener worked for a Berlin-based medium-sized firm of lawyers and notaries. In October 2010, he joined the firm Wollmann & Partner, where he worked in the areas of private building law, architectural and engineering law, and capital investment law. Daniel Wegener has been a certified specialist in building and architectural law since 2012. He joined Luther in 2017.

Areas of Practice

Daniel Wegener advises construction groups and medium-sized building companies as principals and contractors (e.g. in turn-key construction; as general contractors and coordinating general contractors; as members of a consortium (ARGE); vis-à-vis subcontractors), including on the drafting of contracts, during construction projects, and on change and claims management issues. In addition, he advises architects and engineers (during projects, on liability issues, on fee issues) and builders (during projects, vis-à-vis purchasers, vis-à-vis contractors). His services further include providing advice during the implementation of complex (large) construction projects. Furthermore, Daniel Wegener draws up opinions on complex building law issues and provides advice in the context of contract award procedures carried out in accordance with the Rules for the Award and Contents of Construction Contracts, Part A: General Provisions for the Award of Construction Contracts (VOB/A) and the Rules for the Award and Contents of Supply and Service Contracts (VOL).

Clients
  • Inner-city tunnel construction project, including six underground stations for the municipal light rail system (with tunnelling shield and open construction): legal advice on building and planning work during the project
  • Construction of a new residential building and of an office building in Hamburg: legal advice to the general contractor during the project and litigation
  • Construction of a group of new buildings with an open facility for great apes with utility space, a museum, restaurant and outside facilities in the zoological gardens in a large German city: advice to the principal upon completion of the project vis-à-vis the planning agency and the main contractor
  • Construction of new animal facilities and of a visitor centre in the zoological gardens in a large German city: advice to the principal during the project
  • Advice and litigation services for a general contractor in connection with the refurbishment and conversion of a group of buildings to create apartments in a university town in Northern German, including a preliminary injunction according to §648a German Civil Code upon termination of the construction contract
  • Advice and litigation services for various builders in connection with the implementation of projects
  • Construction of a motorway section: advice to the contractor during the project
  • Construction of a new hotel in combination with a new variety theatre in Bremen (Germany): advice to the main contractor both during the project and after its completion
  • Loft conversion in a group of buildings in Berlin (Germany): advice to the main contractor upon the occurrence of damage resulting from the penetration of rain vis-à-vis principal, architects, insurance company, subcontractors and other contractors
  • Construction of a new residential building with 138 apartments and an underground garage: advice and drafting of the general contractor agreement for the builder
  • Construction of a new loft penthouse apartment: advice to the planning architect on liability for the chosen structure due to a violation of generally accepted technical rules in complying with DIN standards