Raue LLP advises hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, joint medical practices, and physicians on all aspects of medical law, private and statutory health insurance law, and corporate law. Our practice group is recognized as one of the leading practices in the field in Germany. On an ongoing basis, we advise our clients on matters of financing and questions of approvals or licensing, in restructuring and cooperation projects, as well as in liability matters.

Focus Areas

  • Hospital financing (budget negotiations, proceedings before the arbitration committee, investment financing)
  • Hospital planning
  • Compliance in hospitals
  • Advising medical care centers, joint medical practices, and shared administration practices on professional law
  • Medical licenses and authorization of physicians under the social health insurance scheme
  • Reviews of economic viability and plausibility checks in the practices of physicians authorized under the social health insurance scheme
  • Structuring of agreements for cooperation schemes regarding patient care or for research and science projects
  • Advising on organizational aspects of the establishment and restructuring of research institutions
  • Physician liability and risk management
  • Advice on the laws governing medical products and pharmaceuticals
  • Laws governing rescue services (licensing and financing)
  • Public procurement law in healthcare


  • Ranked for Healthcare, Legal 500 Deutschland 2018
  • Ranked for Healthcare in Germany, Chambers Europe 2017
  • “Strong healthcare set-up which provides reliable services on regulatory and contentious matters in the hospital sector.“ Chambers Europe 2017
  • “Capable of summarising complex issues in two or three sentences.“ Client/Competitor, Chambers Europe 2017
  • “Service-oriented and nice to deal with on a personal level.“ Client, Chambers Europe 2017
  • Ranked for Regulatory: Pharmaceuticals in Germany, Legal 500 EMEA 2017
  • “Well versed in the hospital sector and noted for its ‘high-quality work and short response times.” Legal 500 EMEA 2017
  • “The lawyers are reliable partners who understand our business and the issues we face in our day-to-day-work.” Clients/Competitors, Chambers Europe 2016
  • “I have a very good impression of the firm. The lawyers are reliable, personable and service-minded.” Clients/Competitors, Chambers Europe 2016
  • “Raue LLP’s ‘very experienced’ team produces ‘high-quality work”, Legal 500 EMEA 2016
  • Ranked for Healthcare in Germany, Chambers Europe 2016


  • Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
  • KlinikumStadtSoest
  • Klinik-Betriebsgesellschaft Am Weinberg GmbH
  • RNS Gemeinschaftspraxis GbR
  • Krankenhaus Bethel Berlin gGmbH
  • ZTB Zentrum für Transfusionsmedizin und Zelltherapie Berlin gGmbH
  • SPIN MRI Betreibergesellschaft mbH