Arnold is "a well-known firm" and "one of the best in the field," sources say.
The team has a broad range of expertise in private wealth matters, including foundation law, tax matters and inheritance and succession planning. Interviewees highlight its focus on private trusts and foundation matters. One Austrian lawyer says: "I really like to work with them."
Austrian sources describe Nikolaus Arnold as "one of the most experienced lawyers for private client work," a "very smart and clever guy" and a "top expert," particularly in private foundations matters. Arnold is best known as the author of a commentary on private foundations law, "the best book on the matter" according to one interviewee. "He is a strong player in the market," says another source, adding: "He is an expert in private foundation law and has written the main commentary on private foundation law in Austria. Austrian courts consult him when they are in doubt." A further interviewee adds: "He is one of the best in the field, I admit. I like to work with him and when clients need a second opinion, I always refer to him."