Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Ulrich Battis

Lawyer, Of Counsel

+49 30 203907-7753

Location Berlin

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Practice Areas

  • Planning/Zoning, Public Construction, Environmental law
  • Science law
  • Public services law
  • Administrative law
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Education and Professional Experience
  • Lawyer at GSK Stockmann since 2017
  • Emeritus professor of the law faculty, Constitutional and Administrative Law as well as Administrative Sciences at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin since 2011
  • Of Counsel at an international law firm in the area of Public law from 2009 to 2017
  • Admitted to practise law in Germany (2011)
  • Honorary doctorate of Panteion-University Athen in 2001
  • Appointment as Chevalier de l‘Ordre Nationale du Merite by the President of the French Republic in 1993
  • Professor at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin since 1993
  • Rector of FernUniversität Hagen from 1984 to 1993
  • Professor at FernUniversität Hagen (1979)
  • Professor at University of Hamburg (1976)
  • Habilitation at Freie Universität Berlin in 1974
  • Universities of Münster, Berlin, Tübingen and Speyer
Languages
  • English, German
Awards
  • Ranking “Germany’s Best Lawyers 2021” in the area of “Public Law” (Handelsblatt and Best Lawyers in Germany)
  • Ranking “Germany’s Best Lawyers 2020” in the area of “Environmental and Planning Law, Public Building Law” (Handelsblatt and Best Lawyers in Germany)
Publications
  • Battis, Ulrich: Einfach nur deckeln – das geht nicht, Legal Tribune Online, 29.10.2019.
  • Battis, Ulrich: Mietenstopp ist verfassungsgemäß, Mietenabsenkung nicht, der Tagesspiegel, 15.10.2019, S. 9.
  • Battis, Ulrich: Enteignung schafft keine einzige neue Wohnung, Gastbeitrag in der Berliner Zeitung, Nr. 33, 08.02.2019, S. 14.
  • Battis, Ulrich: Öffentliches Baurecht und Raumordnungsrecht, 7. überarbeitete Auflage 2017, Kohlhammer.
  • Battis, Ulrich: Bundesbeamtengesetz: BBG, Kommentar, 5. Auflage 2017, C.H. Beck Verlag.
  • Battis/Krautzberger/Löhr: Baugesetzbuch: BauGB, Kommentar, 13. Auflage 2016, C.H. Beck Verlag.
  • Law firm
    29 June 2020

    Germany's best lawyers 2020: 45 lawyers of GSK Stockmann recommended by Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers

    Best Lawyers and Handelsblatt have published "Germany's best lawyers" of the year. A total of 45 lawyers of our law firm are recommended as leading experts in their field in German...

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  • Deal News
    15 October 2019

    GSK Stockmann advises on Berlin rent cap

    The Senate of the State of Berlin asked GSK Stockmann to submit an expert opinion on the constitutionality of the “rent cap” it plans to make state law.

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