Purchasing and Procurement Lawyers

Global solutions tailored to your specific needs

Purchasing and procurement are becoming increasingly important functions in many organisations both nationally and internationally due to the globalisation of markets. Our advice on purchasing and procurement issues combines precise knowledge of each country-specific jurisdiction with in-depth industry expertise.

Our tailored solutions for purchasing and procurement range from complex structured quality assurance and design responsibility agreements to purchasing and centralised settlement arrangements. These services reflect and address the trend in purchasing and procurement towards ever higher quality at ever lower prices.

Service portfolio

  • General terms & conditions of purchase
  • Framework purchasing agreements
  • Buying group models
  • Warranty agreements
  • Quality assurance agreements
  • Agreements for the procurement of capital goods
  • Service and maintenance agreements
  • Agreements covering assembly and repair work
  • Toll manufacturing/contract manufacturing agreements
  • OEM agreements
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Ulrich Becker
Dr. Ulrich Becker
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt
Germany, Frankfurt
Ulrich Becker comprehensively advises his clients in private and commercial law, especially in the operationally relevant areas of purchase/procurement and sales activities, for example drafting and negotiating...
Tobias Bomsdorf
Dr. Tobias Bomsdorf
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt
Germany, Frankfurt
Tobias Bomsdorf advises and represents his clients in civil and commercial law disputes before state courts as well as in arbitration proceedings. His clients include companies in the engineering and...
Robert Budde
Dr. Robert Budde
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt
Germany, Cologne
Robert Budde is a commercial law expert, advising companies on their agency and distribution arrangements as well as on related German and EU competition law issues. He specialises in implementing and...
Lars Eckhoff
Lars Eckhoff, LL.M. (Victoria University of Wellington)
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt
Germany, Cologne
Lars Eckhoff advises companies on all legal aspects of their operational activities, including production, purchasing and distribution of goods. He drafts distribution and supply agreements as well as...
Peter Endres
Peter Endres
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt
Germany, Munich
With deep insight and expertise, Peter Endres advises his clients on all legal aspects of procurement, production and distribution and also represents them in court in this field. His distribution practice...
Axel Funk
Dr. Axel Funk
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt
Germany, Stuttgart
Axel Funk is an expert when it comes to drafting and negotiating contracts, in particular in the context of special projects and outsourcing transactions. He also advises on all aspects of software development...
Gerald Gräfe
Dr. Gerald Gräfe
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt | Head of Commercial, CMS Germany
Germany, Stuttgart
Gerald Gräfe is regularly advising clients on purchasing, production and distribution matters, including product liability and product safety. Gerald has a focus on drafting complex contracts and T&Cs...
Andreas Heim
Dr. Andreas Heim
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt
Germany, Munich
Andreas Heim regularly advises clients on all aspects of commercial contracts and commercial litigation across a wide range of industry sectors including the automotive, consumer goods, child safety...
Dirk Loycke
Dirk Loycke
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt | Co-Head of the CMS Commercial Group
Germany, Stuttgart
Dirk Loycke specialises in international supply, customer, distribution and cooperation agreements. He has extensive experience in international commercial law and all commercial law issues relating to...
Harald W Potinecke
Dr. Harald W Potinecke
Part­ner
Rechtsanwalt | Head of Compliance & Forensic Services, CMS Germany
Germany, Munich
Harald W. Potinecke advises companies on product liability and compliance, in particular in the context of introducing and implementing compliance management systems, which also includes implementing...