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Wolf Theiss

White-Collar Crime

1 ranked lawyersBand 2AustriaEurope 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Wolf Theiss rises in the rankings due to convincing market feedback and demonstrating a particularly broad, sophisticated offering. The team is experienced in a wide range of domestic and international white-collar crime mandates and especially noted for representing financial institutions and big multinationals in proceedings, with a strong focus on various types of fraud. Its expertise further includes money laundering issues and corporate criminal liability. The practice possesses additional strength in asset tracing and recovery as well as compliance and internal investigations.

Strengths

One satisfied client appreciates Wolf Theiss's "well-organised and structured approach, comprehensive strategy development and good interaction with authorities and courts."

Another interviewee notes: "The law firm's combined competence, engagement for clients and geographic coverage are clear strengths."

Work highlights

Wolf Theiss represented Aggregate Holdings in a post-M&A dispute whereby the client accused the opposing party of insider trading, fraud and perjury.

Notable practitioners

Clemens Trauttenberg is active in fraud, money laundering and breach of trust cases. He further advises clients on corporate criminal liability and disputes that combine civil and criminal law elements. Confirming his status as a "white-collar crime specialist," an interviewee appreciates Clemens Trauttenberg's "outstanding knowledge and experience, diligence and engagement, and his ability to obtain maximum trust and make complicated issues easy for clients and other advisers."

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Overview

Our white-collar crime team has international experience in handling complex, high-profile cases involving commercial and regulatory fraud, internal forensic investigations, corruption, criminal defence, cybercrimes, asset tracing and asset recovery.

Our team frequently advises on complex cross-border matters. Using our expertise and contacts across our 13 regional offices, we are quickly able to advise clients on their jurisdictional compliance obligations, from data privacy and supplier agreements to internal controls and labour relations. The team also has expertise in designing corporate compliance programs that address our clients' greatest risks and mitigate problems before a potential investigation. We are members of and cover the entire CEE region for the International Fraud Group (IFG).

Members

Hohenberg, Valerie

Loudon, Nikolaus

Trauttenberg, Clemens

Clients

Airbus Defence and Space GmbH

Cevdet Caner

Industries

Aerospace & Defence

Automotive

Banks & Financial Services

Construction

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Energy & Construction

Insurance

IT & Telecom

Real Estate

White-Collar Crime

Wolf Theiss

firm
Location

Schubertring 6

Vienna

Vienna

Austria

A-1010

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Austria

White-Collar Crime


Clemens Trauttenberg
Band 2