Building and property management service BLB NRW sold a 170,000 m² site at Aachen's Westbahnhof railway station to two project companies of RWTH Aachen University. The university intends to establish a research cluster with national and international technology companies at “Campus West.“
Dr. Ute Jasper, Dr. Christopher Marx, and Gesa Krohn of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised on the complex contract negotiations. “We are pleased to support BLB NRW in this important project in the Aachen region,“ said Dr. Ute Jasper, Head of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek‘s Public Sector & Public Procurement practice group. “BLB NRW achieved a good result in this complex triangular constellation,“ added Dr. Christopher Marx, who was responsible for the contract negotiations.
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises BLB NRW in numerous proceedings, such as the acquisition of the sites of the new Münster correctional facility and the sale of Ulmer Höh‘ in Düsseldorf.
The Public Sector & Public Procurement department led by Ute Jasper has been one of the three best procurement law practices for years. Since 1991, it has advised on awards, restructuring, large-scale projects, and cooperations in the public sector and has accompanied several hundred large-scale projects of the federal, state, and local authorities and their subsidiaries with a total volume in excess of EUR 20 billion without any procedures having been successfully challenged to date.
Dr. Ute Jasper is one of the best-known lawyers for public procurement and infrastructure projects. She advises federal and state ministries, municipalities, and companies, especially on innovative and complex projects. Ute Jasper heads Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek's Public Sector & Procurement Department. For years, she has been ranked number 1 in JUVE Handbook of Commercial Law Firms, most recently in its 2017/2018 edition, and according to "Law Firms in Germany," is the "premier contact on the market" for infrastructure. In October 2016, she received the JUVE Award for Regulated Industries with her team.
Dr. Christopher Marx is a lawyer in the Public Sector & Public Procurement practice group, Düsseldorf. His main area of practice is the drafting of contracts under civil law.