Projects Department

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What the team is known for Dynamic firm with solid teams in both the project finance and construction practice areas. Represents clients from the financial sector as lenders, as well as advising corporates and public authorities. Strong focus on renewable energy projects alongside notable activity in large-scale construction and infrastructure projects such as A-model motorways. Further experience in multi-jurisdictional projects spanning the globe.

Strengths One client states: "I would highly recommend CMS to anyone for renewable energy projects in Germany."

Work highlights Acted for Partners Group on its acquisition of a 45% interest in the project rights for the Borssele III/IV offshore wind farm.

Notable practitioners

Clients describe Andreas Roquette as "very experienced and very balanced." He is a well-known construction lawyer advising clients on PPP projects, plant constructions and infrastructure. He offers further strength in construction-related disputes.

Holger Kraft frequently advises on acquisitions, financing and sales in the construction sector with a strong focus on offshore wind farm projects. One source enthuses: "He excels, in addition to his outstanding expertise, due to his industry knowledge and unique experience in the offshore market."

Marc Riede regularly advises clients, including banks and borrowers, on domestic PPP projects and cross-border financing matters in the energy and infrastructure sectors. He assisted with amendments to the EUR1.3 billion financing of the Veja Mate offshore wind farm.

Martin Krause advises clients on urban real estate developments and power plant constructions, including assistance with construction contracts. He acted for ARLANXEO Emulsion Rubber on the reconstruction and extension of a production plant.