Legal 500 Antitrust Austria

“Alric Ofenheimer is one of the senior partners. We appreciate his telephone availability, his know-how and the fact that he presents concrete solutions even for complex legal issues in a short period of time. He is also a tough and skilled negotiator. “Stefanie Werinos-Sydow has always exceeded our expectations. Regardless of complexity and scope, she handles all cases with the same determination and legal perfection. She has a very analytical mind and the ability to explain everything in an understandable way. “Large team with experience in specific areas of law. Experts in many countries. » Capital Markets: E+H has a strong financial markets debt and equity practice. The firm advises on complex bond transactions, securities law regulatory matters and stock exchange listings. The work includes structuring, documenting and preparing legal opinions.

“I am sure Andreas Traugott is one of the best antitrust lawyers in Austria. His knowledge of the law as well as his practical experience are truly exceptional. “Christopher Schrank is an excellent litigator, has a very strong presence in court and in negotiations and, as the length of our relationship (since 2008) shows, he provides effective and professional representation that I can always count on. His professionalism is also evident in the way he deals with clients and in the clarity of his written and oral advice. When I receive his advice, I feel that he has a perfect command of these complex legal and business issues, but at the same time, thanks to his clarity, I can follow and feel informed of what is happening in my proceedings. He built a good team around him and they never disappointed me. “The perfect combination of legal and technical know-how, precise knowledge of products, patents and technologies used makes it possible to discover pitfalls that no one was aware of before. “The team is very professional and knowledgeable in all relevant legal matters. “We chose bpv Huegel because of its outstanding competition and antitrust practice, which is very service-oriented. “Dr.

Tatjana Katalan has excellent know-how in the field of law (approval of renewable energies in Austria) and is always very approachable and strives to find a good pragmatic solution. “Michaela Siegwart – excellent legal expertise and litigation. Saxinger, Chalupsky & Partners (SCWP Schindhelm) assists clients with antitrust, antitrust investigations, compliance matters, among others. The law firm has a presence in Brussels, where it has its own cartel office and its director Christina Hummer divides her time between Vienna and Brussels. Hummer is familiar with antitrust investigations, merger notifications, abuse of dominance and state aid cases, as well as compliance issues. Markus Fellner specialises in competition law, in particular competition litigation. Wolfgang Lauss completes the partner bank. “One of his greatest strengths is his many years of experience. bpv Hügel combines tax and legal advice and is therefore a very important player in the market as far as private clients are concerned. “Our main contact is Andreas Zellhofer.

He has been with us for more than two years and deals with all legal matters with his team, particularly in the areas of competition law, contract and distribution law, intellectual property law, but also IT law and data protection. In fact, we are in daily contact with him. Not only does he have excellent expertise, but he is also a senior strategist and negotiator. Its track record is impressive, from group-wide project implementation, difficult contract negotiations to difficult court proceedings. I am impressed by his experience and confidence, which often gave us a decisive advantage. We feel very well advised and represented by his entire team. “Schoenherr`s public law team has stood for excellence for decades, provides excellent advice on complex administrative law issues and is particularly strong in energy sector matters. Outstanding when it comes to constitutional and other complex regulatory issues. When needed, they have an academic approach, which is of great value when dealing with complex regulatory issues. The solid reputation in the Austrian and European market of Central and Eastern Europe as a whole and, therefore, their legal opinions are highly valued by authorities, peers and courts. Highly experienced in authorisation procedures for power plants and infrastructure projects.

No other large business law firm has such a strong regulatory team and I think it is also the largest team in Austria. They work in multiple practice groups, which makes them particularly strong when it comes to complex transactions. “The expertise of this team, particularly in energy, competition and competition law, is impressive. The EU and competition practice of Reidlinger Schatzmann Rechtsanwälte GmbH assists clients in various matters such as merger control, antitrust proceedings and state aid law. Thanks to its extensive network, the Group also advises on complex international matters. Axel Reidlinger leads the team and has experience in dealing with Austrian competition authorities, the European Commission and European courts. Franz Stenitzer is familiar with antitrust, merger control and other restrictions of competition.