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Haslinger / Nagele Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Public Law

5 ranked lawyersBand 1AustriaEurope 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Haslinger / Nagele is a renowned Austrian law firm covering the full spectrum of public law. The team is market leading in the field of planning and environmental law due to its strength in complex EIAs and permit procedures, often covering the manufacturing and infrastructure sectors. In addition, the firm offers excellent support in the handling of regulatory mandates in relation to waste management and pollution, including administrative proceedings. Furthermore, Haslinger / Nagele convinces with its expertise in public procurement mandates, acting for both bidders and contracting authorities on tender procedures and procurement proceedings. A particular area of focus constitutes the procurement of IT services, new public transport vehicles and medical devices during the COVID-19 pandemic. Equally, clients benefit from the team's strength in general public law mandates including administrative and constitutional proceedings. Besides prestigious corporates from various industries, the firm is also sought after by public entities.

Strengths

Appreciating the firm's service mentality, one client goes on to say: "They dive deep into the topic and have a high level of expertise."

Work highlights

Represented the State of Upper Austria in preliminary ruling proceedings before the ECJ regarding the question whether housing subsidies constitute a core benefit within the meaning of the Long-Term Residence Directive.

Notable practitioners

Contracting authorities and bidders alike mandate Martin Oder for his excellent capabilities in procurement mandates, especially those in relation to the healthcare, IT and transport sectors. Clients describe Martin Oder as a "very good negotiator."

Martin Stempkowski assists with procurement proceedings, especially in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic and waste management services.

Wilhelm Bergthaler is a household name in the Austrian public law world due to his strength in contentious and non-contentious mandates. He regularly handles administrative proceedings in relation to hazardous waste management and also assists with EIAs and planning approval procedures for power grids. Interviewees describe Wilhelm Bergthaler as "very renowned."

Wolfgang Berger remains a trusted adviser due to his strength in complex administrative and constitutional mandates. He often handles large planning approval procedures and EIAs while also representing clients in administrative proceedings in relation to hazardous waste. Interviewees describe Wolfgang Berger as "well respected."

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Austria

Public Law: General


Wilhelm Bergthaler
Band 1

Public Law: Planning and Environment


Wilhelm Bergthaler
Band 1
Wolfgang Berger
Band 2

Public Law: Public Procurement/PPP


Martin Oder
Band 2
Martin Stempkowski
Band 4