Arbitration, M&A, Corporate, Distribution Law
Benedikt is a partner at Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati since 1993 and has 40 years’ experience of advising international clients. He is regularly acting as chairman, sole arbitrator and co-arbitrator in numerous arbitrations throughout Europe. As an arbitrator he is mainly active in ICC proceedings, ad-hoc arbitrations and arbitrations under the Vienna Rules. As counsel he has represented various Austrian and international clients in connection with commercial disputes.
Benedict is a supervisory board member for Association Ronald McDonald Kinderhilfe Österreich, Hans und Margarete Steger trust, WORTHINGTON Cylinders GmbH (Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board) and the Austrian - Japanese Society.
Vienna Bar, IBA, ABA , European Franchise Lawyers Group (EFL), UNION Viennese Society of Attorneys at Law, Austrian Arbitration Association, ICC Austria, ACG Austria Verein für Unternehmenswachstum, Managementclub Vienna, Austrian-Japanese Society
University of Vienna (Dr iur 1974)