Konrad & Partners is delighted to announce the promotion of Franziska Mensdorff-Pouilly and Dr Heidrun Halbartschlager to Counsel in our Vienna office, effective July 1, 2018.

Franziska and Heidrun are outstanding attorneys with extensive experience in advising domestic and international companies and enterprises in commercial arbitration proceedings. Franziska focuses particularly on insurance & reinsurance, corporate and M&A, pharmaceuticals, oil and gas. She joined the law firm Konrad & Partner in 2014 as an Associate. Heidrun’s expertise lies with corporate & M&A, engineering & constructions, oil and gas, energy & natural resources. She joined the law firm in 2013 as an Associate. Additionally, both advise clients on the recognition, enforcement and setting aside of arbitral awards in a variety of jurisdictions.

Dr Christian W Konrad, Managing Partner, comments: “I sincerely congratulate Franziska and Heidrun on achieving this important milestone in their careers. The promotion of these bright and accomplished lawyers reflects the recognition for their strong and continued commitment to our work and client service, dedication to outstanding results and demonstrated leadership. Their drive to succeed contributes to the growth and success of our law firm and of our clients.”

Konrad & Partners continues to expand and maintain top talents and leaders in international arbitration. With offices in Vienna, Skopje, London, Prague and Bratislava, it is a leading law firm providing the highest standards in legal practice and client service.