Henner-Matthias Puppel

Henner-Matthias Puppel

Henner-Matthias Puppel


T +49 201 9220 24037

Fachanwalt für Vergaberecht
Settori economici Real Estate & Infrastructure

Areas of practice

Henner-M. Puppel mainly advises businesses and the public sector on the overall structuring and implementation of project developments and complex construction projects. This includes realising PPPs as well as public acquisition plans (including third-party advance financing for construction projects and the sale of property with building concessions) and any queries relating to public procurement and contractual law that may arise in this regard. He also provides advice during the construction process, for example, controlling the execution of the construction project, drafting contracts, and dealing with negotiations relating to the construction of the plant (power plants, renewable energy as well as industrial plants).


Henner-M. Puppel was born in 1973. He studied law and philology at the Ruhr Universität Bochum, Germany as well as at the Universidad de Salamanca, Spain. Before being admitted to the German Bar, he worked for Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. He was a trainee at the German University for Administrative Sciences, Speyer, Germany and he specialised in matters concerning public business, public procurement and real estate business law. Henner-M. Puppel is the head of Luther’s PPP practice. He joined Luther in 2004.

Honors and distinctions
  • The Legal 500 Germany (2020): Mentioned in the categories Public Law - Public Procurement Law and Real Estate and Construction Law - Construction Law
  • The Legal 500 Germany (2019): Listed under "Public Law PPP" and "Public Law - Public Procurement Law"
  • The Legal 500 (2018): Recommended under the headings "Real estate and construction law, construction law (including dispute resolution)", "Public procurement law" and "PPP"
  • Chambers Europe (since 2012): Listed in "Projects"
    Satisfied clients single out construction lawyer Henner-Matthias Puppel of Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH for his "great expertise and technical knowledge."
  • The Legal 500 Germany (since 2015): Listed in "PPP": "… who is perceived by clients as a ‘full member’ of their team", as well as under "Construction": "Jutta Wittler, Achim Meier and Henner Puppel have to be mentioned in particular."
  • European Government Project Finance PPP Deal of the Year (2011): advising the Federal Agency for Public Property (BImA), during the procurement process.
  • Chambers Europe (2012-2015): Ranking in the category "Project Finance/PPP".