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Corporate/M&A

7 ranked lawyersBand 1AustriaGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Market-leading team boasting strength in both domestic and cross-border mergers, takeovers and joint ventures offering notable strength in CEE. Increasingly active in start-up transactions in the technology industry. Further sector focuses include oil and gas, finance and life sciences.

Notable practitioners

Alexander Popp is believed by sources to be the "guy to go to for CEE deals," regularly advising on major transactions in the region.

Sofia-based Alexandra Doytchinova assists Austrian clients with transactions. She has particular experience in the energy sector. One client states: "She is very good at dealing with international clients, in particular she understands regulations from neighbouring countries in competition law."

Christian Herbst acts on international transactions for a range of prominent blue-chip clients and investors. One impressed client states: "He has a very good legal knowledge and understanding of commercial aspects. The response time is very fast, I almost can't keep up!"

Robert Bachner primarily advises financial sector clients on M&A transactions and projects.

Roman Perner enters the rankings for his great perception among clients, who say: "We value the hands-on mentality and the pragmatic, solution-oriented approach to complex matters."He supports clients from a range of sectors, including banks and food producers, on transactional mandates.

Sascha Hödl is an outstanding corporate lawyer who regularly supports clients with larger M&A transactions, joint ventures, restructurings and public takeovers.

Thomas Kulnigg 's client roster features fintech and video game companies whom he advises on investments, sales and acquisitions.

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Overview

Our core practice is advising and representing clients on transactions and complex corporate and commercial matters. Over the years, the practice group has built an outstanding record on in Austria and throughout CEE/SEE.

Schoenherr’s m&a teams advise on national and cross-border transactions, including private m&a, public tender offers, transactions for listed companies, private equity and venture capital transactions, auction sales, privatisations, strategic alliances and joint ventures.

Dedicated teams within the practice group focus on restructuring and insolvency, working together with the firm’s insolvency specialists to advise on distressed companies m&a. Together with the firm’s regulatory specialists, the corporate/m&a group has developed industry-specific expertise covering inter alia the following sectors: energy, financial institutions, telecoms, automotive, media and pharmaceuticals. 



Corporate/M&A

Schoenherr

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Location

Schottenring 19

Vienna

Vienna

Austria

A-1010

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Austria

Corporate/M&A


Alexander Popp
Band 3
Alexandra Doytchinova
Expertise based abroad in Bulgaria
Christian Herbst
Star Individuals
Robert Bachner
Band 4
Roman Perner
Band 4
Sascha Hödl
Band 1

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