Johannes Kauffmann LL.M.

Lawyer I Counsel


Deutsch, Englisch, Spanisch, Schwedisch

Phone +49 (0)30 20 188 328

Fields of expertise

Energy law
Contract law
Commercial law


Renewable energy
Real estate


Professional memberships, function

BVES Bundesverband Energiespeicher
Forum Contracting
Projektbereits Fraunhofer ISE Modellprojekt APV-RESOLA
Deutsch-Französisches Büro für die Energiewende
PEE Plattform Erneuerbare Energien Baden-Württemberg

Resume and career

May 2005 until today

After being a full time lawyer till 2007 in Bonn, Münster and afterwards in Berlin, Johannes changed to the economy branche by foundations of the first enterprises. Later he accompanied, among others, companies in aluminium trade and investment construction as a manager of Legal Affairs. Till today Johannes  is a part-time lawyer as well.

October 2012 until September 2019

Johannes was working for the ENERTRAG AG in the management project development Germany and has a considerable sales responsibility and result responsibility. He decisively looked after the management of the project development, construction of a political network incl. association activity as a representative of the executive board of Berlin-Brandenburg in the federal association Windenergie (BWE). In addition, since July 2015 he was asked to create a new adjustment of the enterprise strategy by enlargement of the market position. Till 2018 he successfully realized that with the help of market analysis, market entry strategy, and market entry conversion in up to three other federal states including local establishments what caused a rise in the annual sales volume.

Between January 2007 and September 2012

With the foundation and leadership as a managing companion of the company „Sonnensysteme Eco Invest GmbH & Co. KG“ in Berlin (later Motio Projects GmbH) the business management, the procject aquisition as well as the project development are laying in the responsibility of Johannes .

The main focus of the company was renewable energy in particular Photovoltaik and Wind Energy in Europe (Germany, Italy, Spain,France, United Kingdom). The conceptional design, structuralisation and conversion of civil participation models, project development of wind projects and solar projects, both nationally and internationally, were some of the duties of Johannes . From 2009 on also facilitiy constructions regarding Photovoltaikproject was realized by the business group.