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Dr. Valentin Roden

Dr. Valentin Roden provides counsel to public authorities and project developers on all issues pertaining to building, planning and environmental law. One focus of his work is offering legal advice to municipalities, in particular during the preparation, development and realisation of urban building plans and projects as well as advising and representing clients in the area of building regulations law. In doing so, Dr. Roden takes into consideration not only the meanwhile multifaceted influence of environmental law, but also the special requirements of the municipal decision-making process. The objective is to develop tailored solutions for clients that meet the legal and actual requirements of municipal practice.

Practice areas
  • Building and planning law
  • Environmental law
  • Municipal law
Vita
  • 2008 - 2013 Law studies at Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg
  • 2013 - 2016 Research assistant at the Institut für Deutsches und Europäisches Verwaltungsrecht (Institute for German and European Administrative Law) (Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kahl M.A.) at Heidelberg University
  • 2016 - 2018 Legal clerkship in the circuit of the Higher Regional Court of Karlsruhe
  • 2017 PhD (Dr. iur.) at Heidelberg University; doctoral thesis on urban planning and nature conservation law
  • 2018 Admitted to the German bar
Other activities and memberships
  • Member of the Heidelberger Rechtshistorische Gesellschaft (Heidelberg Society of Legal History)
Publications
  • Anwendungsvoraussetzungen und Risiken für Gemeinden bei der beschleunigten Planung nach § 13b BauGB, in: Zeitschrift für europäisches Umwelt- und Planungsrecht (EurUP) 2018, 523 ff.
  • Urbane Biodiversität als städtebaurechtliches Nachhaltigkeitskonzept, Tübingen 2017 (ISBN 978-3-16-155635-7) (Ausgezeichnet mit dem Dulger-Umweltpreis der Universität Heidelberg sowie dem Michael-Kloepfer-Preis der Universität Trier)
  • Ex-situ Biodiversitätsschutz in Botanischen Gärten, in: Zeitschrift für europäisches Umwelt- und Planungsrecht (EuRUP) 2015, S. 280 ff. (zusammen mit Wolfgang Kahl)
My motto

„You will find something more in woods than in books.“ Bernard of Clairvaux (1090 - 1153)

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