• Bergerhoff

    • Office: Erfurt, Weimar, Jena
    • Strengths: Broad setup, particularly strong corporate and M&A practice, also banking, employment, construction and public procurement, litigation.
    • Recommended: Arne Friege, Wolfgang Bergerhoff, Dr. Michael Klepsch, Dr. Kathrin Thiele, Dr. Bernhard Lisson

    Bette Westenberger Brink

    • Office: Erfurt
    • Strengths: Particular expertise in construction and employment, strong litigation practice, renowned corporate practice (esp. in Mainz).
    • Recommended: Birgit Anuschek 

    Dr. Eick & Partner

    • Office: Erfurt
    • Strengths: Strong in insurance contracts; also employment and construction.
    • Recommended: Dr. Michael Burmann

    Flöther & Wissing


    • Office: Magdeburg
    • Strengths: Strong corporate practice, extensive experience in transactions (M&A); also public procurement, construction, energy, employment and telecoms.
    • Recommended: Dr. Michael Backhaus


    • Office: Jena
    • Strengths: IT and IP in particular, energy law and employment.
    • Recommended:

    Hümmerich & Bischoff

    • Office: Halle
    • Strengths: Respected employment practice, expertise on the interface between corporate and tax, also construction.
    • Recommended: Arnd Merschky, Beate Kallweit

    Ratajczak & Partner

    • Office: Jena
    • Strengths: Pharmaceuticals and healthcare.
    • Recommended:

    Spilker & Coll.

    • Office: Erfurt
    • Strengths: Inheritance law, employment, construction and administrative law, product liability.
    • Recommended:

    Suffel & Kollegen

    • Office: Jena
    • Strengths: Construction and real estate, much litigation.
    • Recommended: Claus Suffel


    • Office: Erfurt
    • Strengths: Strong specialization in construction, public procurement and public law, corporate, company succession, energy and employment law.
    • Recommended: Dr. Wolfgang Weisskopf, Axel Metzner, Dr. Gudrun Mandler

The selection of law firms in the above table reflects the research of the editorial staff at JUVE and is based on interviews with clients, lawyers and academics. It remains a subjective view and implies no disparagement of any firm not mentioned here but which is nevertheless active in this field. The firms are alphabetically listed.