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E+H Eisenberger + Herzog

Competition/European Law

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What the team is known for

Comprehensive team offering an all-encompassing range of competition advice including cartel investigations, bid-rigging, abuse of dominance and merger control mandates. Assists with damages claims and compliance schemes as well as distribution agreements. Increasingly active on state aid matters. Clients include national and international corporations in the energy, airline, automotive and media sectors.

Strengths

Aware of the firm's ability to handle difficult cases and authorities, one client says: "They are very quick and they have a big treasure of experience. They are active and they know what clients want due to their experience; it's a great pleasure to work with them."

Work highlights

Advised Wiener Stadtwerke on merger control proceedings relating to its minority interest acquisition of EVN.

Notable practitioners

Andreas Zellhofer advises on cartel, distribution and state aid issues. His clientele includes airlines and companies from the automotive and construction industries.

Top competition lawyer Dieter Thalhammer advises on complex merger control cases and cartel law, internal investigations, price manipulation and maintenance for a wide client base. Praising his experience, one client says: "He has a very high level of knowledge and a good network, and acts proactively."

Judith Feldner covers a range of competition issues with a focus on merger control for well-known clients. She also assists with bid-rigging claims and internal investigations. One client observes: "She is a top lawyer with deep and wide knowledge." adding: "Her work is flawless and she is accessible and very responsive."

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Overview

Competition/European Law

Our practice group “Competition/European Law” is one of the leading teams in Austria. Our experts are well known for their profound knowledge and their ability to react dynamically in national and international competition law cases. Our clients are corporations from various industries: transport, media, energy, chemical, real estate, finance, health care, food trade and electronic trade. Our team operates on a national and a EU-wide scale. Profound expertise, built up over many years in internal audits and compliance cases, rounds off our profile.

Members

Thalhammer, Dieter (Head of Department)

Feldner, Judith

Liebel, Helmut

Zellhofer, Andreas

Competition/European Law Department

E+H Eisenberger + Herzog

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Department location

Vienna Twin Tower, Wienerbergstraße 11

Vienna

Vienna

Austria

A-1100

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Austria

Competition/European Law


Andreas Zellhofer
Band 3
Dieter Thalhammer
Band 1
Judith Feldner
Band 3