VITAProf. Dr. Ralf Leinemann has been practicing law since 1992, starting off in Düsseldorf before moving on to Berlin where Leinemann Partner Rechtsanwälte was founded on 1.1.2000. Since embarking upon his professional career, he has specialized in construction and procurement law. His legal activities are focused on providing support throughout the procurement and procurement review process, offering legal advice during construction projects, conducting litigation cases and serving as an arbitrator.
Ralf Leinemann is editor of a commentary on the VOB/B [German Construction Contract Procedures, Part B], the “Die Vergabe öffentlicher Aufträge” manual [on the award of public contracts], as well as a range of other books and contributions to specialist journals on the topics of construction and procurement law (please refer to our “PUBLICATIONS” section). He is also the editor of the “VergabeNews” [procurement news] journal and co-editor of the “NZBau” [new journal for construction and procurement law] and “VergabeNavigator” [procurement navigator] journals. In 2007, the Berlin School of Economics and Law appointed him as an honorary professor for construction and procurement law. He also appears in the official list of arbitrators issued by the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). He is also a long-standing entry in the “leading names in the building trade” and the “leading names in the procurement law sector” - compiled annually by the JUVE Handbook of Commercial Law Firms and other reference publications. Ralf Leinemann is a specialist for construction and architecture law as well as procurement law and member of the Bar Association in Berlin, the International Bar Association and the ICC Germany. He is also the chairman of the Leinemann-Stiftung für Bildung und Kunst [foundation for education and the arts].