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Hans Kristoferitsch

Vienna, Austria Europe Guide 2022 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Competition/European LawWhite-Collar CrimePublic Law: General
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Competition/European Law - Austria

Band 4

Hans Kristoferitsch is an established lawyer in the competition space, who currently is particularly active on state aid matters.
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White-Collar Crime - Austria

Band 4

Hans Kristoferitsch is particularly active assisting with compliance matters and also advises on breach of trust cases and internal investigations. He regularly represents prominent clients from the utilities and construction sectors. A client describes Hans Kristoferitsch as "very flexible and maximally client-oriented."
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Public Law: General - Austria

Band 3

Hans Kristoferitsch is well placed to advise on a wide spectrum of public law mandates including those pertaining to health and aviation regulations. He also assists with administrative proceedings regarding toll charges and appeal proceedings in the energy sector. Clients appreciate Hans Kristoferitsch's "excellent company-oriented processing of legal issues and practical, solution-oriented approach."
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Practice Areas

Public Commercial&European Law, Competition and State Aid, Constitutional&Administrative Law, Privacy and IT, White Collar Crime

Career

Partner with CERHA HEMPEL since 2013 and Head of the new Department Regulatory and White Collar. Hans is leading in areas of data protection, telecommunications, e-commerce and regularly assists Austrian and global clients with international data transfers, outsourcing projects, cloud computing and behavioral advertising. Assisted and coordinated GDPR compliance, regulatory projects for numerous large multinational clients.

Also an expert in white collar crime and took the lead in some of the biggest internal investigations in Austria. Frequently represents companies damaged by criminal conduct in trials and asset tracing. Active in all areas of regulatory, public, administrative law and handles various cases under the fundamental freedoms, including infringement proceedings before the European Commission, as well as other areas of EU law (in particular state aid, regulated industries, EU litigation). Acts regularly before the CJEU.

Professional Memberships

Vienna Bar; IBA; Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht

Publications

He is a university lecturer for EU law and gives lectures on compliance, data protection and criminal law and is an author of several publications (textbook Austrian data protection law).

Personal

Harvard Law School (LL.M. 2005), University of Vienna (Mag. iur. 2002, Mag. phil. 2004, Dr. iur. 2004)

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Hans Kristoferitsch

CERHA HEMPEL

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