Corporate Law


Formation and corporate administration of domestic and foreign trading, finance, management and holding companies, advice on legal and tax aspects, capital

increases and decreases, financing,

corporate reorganizations, mergers, and legal questions concerning groups of companies and family-owned companies.

 Mergers & Acquisitions  

Acquisitions and divestitures of companies and interests in companies, joint ventures, and management buy-outs (including the

tax issues involved in each case).


Tax Law


Taxation of companies and tax planning, double taxation agreements, and negotiations with tax authorities. International tax and

estate planning for "global" families and the use of trusts, foundations and offshore companies. International tax planning for

corporate groups, transfer pricing analysis, and creation of tax advantaged global structures.


Contract and Commercial Law


General contract law, distribution agreements, franchising agreements, cooperation agreements, licensing agreements and

other contracts.


Civil Liability Law


General civil liability law and product liability.


Inheritance Law


Estate planning, trust law and execution of wills.


Banking and Finance


Loans and collateralization, corporate finance, securities and derivatives, leasing, exchange markets and capital markets law,

and banking regulations.


Public Law


General and administrative law, residency and work permits, telecommunications law, environmental law,

traffic and transport law, public procurement, and foreign trade law (involving the Austrian as well as European levels for each



Antitrust Law


Litigation and Arbitration, Enforcement


Litigation, enforcement of judgments and bankruptcy proceedings, international legal assistance, national and international



European Law


Competition law, capital transactions, movement of goods and services (including intellectual property law, insurance law, air

transport law, telecommunications law), and tendering applications.