Dietrich Sammer
Lawyer / Partner
  • Specialist Lawyer for Tenancy and Residential Property Law
Eschersheimer Landstraße 25-27
60322 Frankfurt am Main

Dietrich Sammer has been working as a lawyer since 1997 and advises on all areas of real estate law, in particular on acquisitions and sales of real estate portfolios, as well as individual properties. In addition, he has extensive experience in advising on commercial and residential lease agreements as well as the enforcement of the corresponding rights both in and out of court. Sammer also advises on aspects of employment law that arise in connection with corporate transactions or in dealing with company housing. He gives lectures on real estate law and tenancy law for students and trainee lawyers as part of the FPS Young Professionals Program and the corresponding Open Lectures.

  • Expertise
    • Real estate financing

      In the context of any real estate transaction, the financing of the transaction itself also plays a key role. FPS not only advises in the area of due diligence, but also drafts and negotiates loan agreements and deals with complex portfolio financing. In addition, our experts examine refinancing options with traditional or alternative forms of financing and advise on meeting the loan disbursement requirements.

    Language skills

    German English
  • Education
    2022Master of Laws LLM (Real Estate Law)
    since 2018Partner at FPS 
    since 2010Lawyer at FPS 
    2010Certified Specialist Lawyer for Tenancy and Residential Property
    2006Certified Specialist Lawyer for Employment Law
    2001Appointment as conciliator (Anwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main)
    1997–2010 Lawyer at Schiebe & Collegen, Rechtsanwälte und Notare, Frankfurt am Main 
    1997Admission to practise law in Germany 
     Second state law exam
     First state law exam
  • Memberships
  • Publications
    Dietrich Sammer Dr. Hendrik Sandmann Martin Schuppli
    Commercial Real Estate (Germany)
    Global Legal Insights,
  • What others say

    "Working with him is a pleasure - if you have him on your side, the deal is sealed."
    (Mandant, The Legal 500 2024 | Immobilienrecht)

    "Dietrich Sammer is very experienced, very client-oriented and absolutely reliable."
    (Mandant, The Legal 500 2024 | Immobilienrecht)

    "Incredibly experienced in transactions, but also in court"
    (client, JUVE Handbook 2023/2024 | Real Estate Law)

    "Always a good feeling to have him at our side" 
    (client, JUVE Handbook 2023/2024 | Real Estate Law) 

    "You can rely on him - in complex negotiations as well as in court. Very good communication, knows his client's needs."
    (client, The Legal 500 2023/2024 | Real Estate Law)

    "Dietrich Sammer is characterised by extraordinary commitment, great experience and diligence. Even in complex negotiations, he keeps calm and maintains an overview. We work together both in court (various disputes) and in many contract negotiations. Dietrich is not only a pleasure to work with, but it is absolutely reassuring to have him at our side. His associates, assistants and he work very well together as a team." 
    (client, The Legal 500 2023/2024 | Real Estate Law)

    "Reliably at our side for many years, absolutely competent and trustworthy" 
    (client, JUVE Handbook 2022/2023 | Real Estate Law) 

  • Events


JUVE Handbuch Recommended for Real Estate Law
2023 | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019
The Legal 500 Recommended for Real Estate Law
since 2017
WirtschaftsWoche Top Lawyer for Real Estate Law
2022 | 2021