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Christian Schmelz

Vienna, Austria Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Public Law: General , Public Law: Planning and Environment
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Public Law: General - Austria

Band 1

Leading lawyer Christian Schmelz advises a diverse clientele on a broad range of public law including the rollout of 5G networks, pharmaceutical law and e-scooter regulation. He offers further expertise in environmental and planning law particularly regarding EIAs pertaining to large construction projects. Highlighting his academic contributions and involvement in environmental lawmaking, one client enthuses: "Christian offers great expertise. He is easygoing but very focused and accurate, and finds a solution even if it looks very bad."
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Public Law: Planning and Environment - Austria

Band 1

Leading lawyer Christian Schmelz advises a diverse clientele on a broad range of public law including the rollout of 5G networks, pharmaceutical law and e-scooter regulation. He offers further expertise in environmental and planning law particularly regarding EIAs pertaining to large construction projects. Highlighting his academic contributions and involvement in environmental lawmaking, one client enthuses: "Christian offers great expertise. He is easygoing but very focused and accurate, and finds a solution even if it looks very bad."
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Practice Areas

Partner of Regulatory practice, specialising in Environmental Law (incl. planning and permitting), Projects & Energy, Digitalisation & Technology Regulation, Life Sciences and other fields of Public Law. Christian advises not only national and international corporate clients but also municipalities, provinces, the federal administration, the Austrian Chamber of Commerce and the European Commission.

Professional Memberships

IBA; Vienna Bar Association; Austrian Water and Waste Management Association

Publications

Author of many books and articles on public law, especially on environmental law, energy & infrastructure

Personal

Honorary Professor for administrative and constitutional law at the University of Vienna

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Christian Schmelz

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Contributions

Total 1 contributions

Law and Practice

Environmental Law 2020 in Austria

Authors: Christoph Cudlik, Benjamin Schlatter, Christian Schmelz, Philipp Strondl

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