Raue has elected Counsel Dr. Hans Heller to Equity Partner effective from 01. January 2022. Two senior associates were appointed as counsels.
Dr. Hans Heller joined Raue in 2015 as lawyer in the field of energy, natural resources and climate change. He advises and assists companies and public authorities in matters of energy law as well as antitrust and public procurement law and public law. The focus of his work is on concession law, on which he advises, among others, MITGAS and enviaM in the high-profile network concession disputes against Stadtwerke Leipzig.
Dr. Wolfram Hertel, Managing Partner of the firm, commented on the election of the new partner: “We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Hans Heller to the circle of partners as an equity partner. With his dedication and outstanding professional achievements, he has made a significant contribution to the economic success of the firm for several years. He has consolidated Raue’s leading position in litigation law. It is also due to his commitment to his clients and to Raue that Raue has been honored several times in the past two years as a top energy law firm (Law Firm of the Year for Energy Law, Best Lawyers® 2022 and “Law Firm of the Year for Energy Law 2020”, JUVE Award).
With Xenia Knoll (labor law) and Dr. Arne Dittloff (public law, real estate law), two senior associates were appointed counsels. With this appointment, the firm recognizes the outstanding competence as well as the business success of Xenia Knoll and Dr. Arne Dittloff. In Raue’s career model, Counsel form the next generation of successful and dedicated lawyers. The position of Counsel not only allows for individual career development and strengthening on the way to equity partnership, but also long-term team building and flexibility in individual life and career planning.