• Good to see what has allready been achieved. Better to know what still needs to be done.
  • Precision, perfect timing and an eyefor what matters.
  • Doing the right thing at the right time.That's what seperates the best from the rest.
  • Achieving your goalswith a reliable partnerby your side.

Dr. Klaus Schaffner


Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Grimmaische Straße 25
04109 Leipzig

Phone +49 341 5299 0
Fax +49 341 5299 110

Languages: German, English, French
Curriculum vitae

Dr. Klaus Schaffner was born in 1962. After studying law in Tübingen, Germany, he received his doctorate in anti-trust law at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, at the Institute for European Law. He joined Luther’s predecessor firm in 1999.

Areas of Practice

Dr. Klaus Schaffner primarily provides assistance in economic law for communes and other public establishments during privatisations/M&A, participation management, in legal project management, controlling/public procurement law, as well as during restructuring and reorganisation.

  • Accompaniment of the acquisition of approximately 10,000 accommodation units for various communal property owners
  • Restructuring and sale of mid-sized businesses within the food industry (revenue approximately € 350 mil.)
  • Privatisation proceedings for approximately 10 public utilities providers on the part of both buyers and sellers