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Dr. Christoph Th. H. Lichtenberg Print profile

Dr. Christoph Th. H. Lichtenberg


Certified Specialist in Construction and Architectural Law

Frankfurt am Main
Eschersheimer Landstraße 25-27
60322 Frankfurt am Main

T +49 69 95957-252
F +49 69 95957-280

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Doctorate degree: Bonn 2009
Admitted in: 1998

Universities: Bonn

Practice areas
Legal practice

Dr. Christoph Th. H. Lichtenberg was admitted as an attorney in 1998 and since 1999 has specialized in private construction law and the law of architects and engineers. He gained experience in several law firms specializing in these areas, in Frankfurt am Main, Munich, and Stuttgart. Dr. Lichtenberg has counseled clients on large construction projects, roadbuilding and engineering projects, as well as high-rise construction projects, working closely with construction companies, commercial builders, and project managers. Contract drafting and claims management are among his core competencies, and not only for large construction projects. Another focus of his legal practice is litigation, i.e., representing our clients in court. He advises and represents our clients in disputes involving fees or liability, as well as in cases brought by or against architects or engineers.

Dr. Lichtenberg is a regular contributor to the professional magazine Immobilien- und Baurecht (IBR) and a co-author of several professional books, including Handbuch Immobilienwirtschaftsrecht (topics „Bauen im Bestand und Revitalisierung“ and „Energieeffizientes Bauen“), Formularbuch des Fachanwalts Bau und Architektenrecht (topic "Sicherheiten") as well as AnwaltFormulare Bau- und Architektenrecht (topic "Vergütung").

Areas of expertise

ARGE Baurecht im DAV
Deutscher Baugerichtstag e.V.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Baurecht e.V.


German, English

Education and career
  • Since 1998 admitted as an attorney
  • Since 1999 specialized in real estate and construction law, as well as architectural and engineering law
  • Since 2006 board-certified attorney for construction and architectural law

Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers®
Dr. Christoph Th. H. Lichtenberg selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Germany in the field of Construction Law.