Prof. Dr. Stefan Hertwig

Prof. Dr. Stefan Hertwig

Specialist lawyer for administrative law
Specialist lawyer for construction and architectural law
Specialist lawyer for public procurement law

  • Public procurement law, investor selection procedures, concessions, privatisations
  • Subsidies, grants, European state aid law
  • Municipal business law, municipal cooperation, in-house transactions

Tel.: +49 221 95190-89
Fax: +49 221 95190-99

Prof. Dr. Stefan Hertwig specializes in the field of public commercial law, with particular emphasis on public procurement law and European state aid law. According to the specialist magazine JUVE, he is one of the "leading names in public procurement law". He was appointed by Federal Minister Dr. Ramsauer to the Reform Commission on Major Projects in 2013.

The practice group, under his leadership, advises the public authorities and public companies on restructuring, privatisation and complex procurement procedures for the award of contracts or concessions. In addition, Prof. Dr. Hertwig is active in forensic matters and represents, for example, public authorities and bidders in review proceedings or defends recipients of grants against recovery claims.

Prof. Dr. Stefan Hertwig is a specialist lawyer for public procurement law, administrative law as well as construction and architectural law and honorary professor at the Heinrich-Heine-University of Düsseldorf. Prof. Dr. Stefan Hertwig studied law in Munich, Geneva and Paris from 1976 to 1980. After completing his doctorate and working in the Federal Ministry of Finance and as a judge at the Regional Court, he was admitted to the Cologne Bar in 1989. He speaks German, English and French.

In addition, Prof. Dr. Stefan Hertwig is Chairman of the Preliminary Examination Committee of the Cologne Bar Association for the awarding of the specialist attorney title "Public Procurement Law".
Prof. Dr. Stefan Hertwig is Managing Partner of CBH together with Paul H. Assies and Dr. Jörg Laber.