Lutz advises institutional clients and successful entrepreneurs in respect of complex real estate transactions, strategic projects and legal tech projects.
Having gained substantial experience at two leading international law firms, Lutz has advised on some of the most complex and value-generating real estate transactions in the German market. Lutz has particular experience in advising sophisticated corporate real estate clients (including headquarter lettings) and opportunistic investors, including in the distressed asset sector. His representations exceed an aggregate transaction volume of € 4 billion. Over the years, he has represented blue chip clients like Blackstone, BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs, Hansteen Holdings, LaSalle Investment Managers, Morgan Stanley, Savills Investment Management, Signature Capital and Union Investment.
Lutz has substantial experience in the areas of software development and technology-based legal service delivery. He has founded startups and personally developed legal software, including a database solution that was "highly commended" by the Financial Times for reinventing "the due diligence process ... through the design of smart systems."
Lutz speaks German and English.