Estate and Construction Law

Real-estate Transactions, Public Construction Law, Total- and General Contractor, Rental Contract, Construction Complaints

Your goals

You are looking for comprehensive legal service around any aspect of real estate. As owner, investor, architect or builder of real estate you are interested in creating or examining contracts or looking for a specialist who supports and represents you before state authorities and in court. We ensure that you receive professional support to enable you to concentrate on your own competences.

Our services

MME real estate specialists cover the entire spectrum of real estate law, including any tax-related issues. We offer our clients comprehensive advice throughout the complete lifecycle of real property, starting with the Due Diligence and the acquisition of a property, from the planning phase through to construction, use, exploitation and disposal. Supporting our client in project development, in construction law and real-estate transactions as well as in any tax-related issues is included in the core area of our competence. Furthermore, our specialists support our clients in exercising their rights on the landlord’s and tenant’s side.

Our services extend to:

  • Advice on all matters of public construction and zoning law
  • Support in construction permit procedures
  • Acquisition or sale of parcels as well as industrial, commercial or residential properties including Due Diligence
  • Real estate acquisition by foreigners (Lex Koller)
  • Contractual arrangements, negotiation and enforcement of rental and leasing contracts in commercial and residential buildings
  • Draft, negotiation and enforcement of total- or general contractor agreements as well as architecture contracts
  • Contracts for work and services
  • Brokerage contracts
  • Mechanics’ lien
  • Easement contracts
  • Condominium ownership
  • Neighbours’ disputes
  • Work and construction defects
  • Procurement law
  • Environmental law
  • Tax law (including VAT issues)
  • Creation of real estate companies
  • Representation before government and international administration authorities, courts and arbitral tribunals


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Your team


In need of legal, tax or compliance advice? We look forward to contacting you.