Universitätsring 10
1010, Vienna

+43 1 533 47 95-0

+43 1 533 47 97

Quick facts:

Number of partners: 19
Number of lawyers: 86
Languages: Bosnian, English, Farsi, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Ukrainian

DORDA is a leading business law firm in Austria with a team of about 90 lawyers. We see ourselves as a full-service law firm and advise clients in all related areas of law. This holistic approach goes far beyond legal advice alone. We offer you tailor-made solutions, regardless of the complexity of the problem – and concise, clear risk assessments and proposals for action. 

This innovative approach has earned us numerous prestigious awards and top rankings in international legal directories. Additionally, we work closely with renowned law firms all around the world, particularly in CEE. Our "Best Friends"-network gives access to experienced lawyers who are well established locally.

  • “They are fully committed and a reliable partner in M&A transactions.”
  • “We really like their work, especially that they are always able to find a solution that works, no matter how difficult the problem is. They do not try to optimize their fee (by charging endless hours) but the output for the client.”
  • “I was extremely impressed to see that level of professionalism, experience and "Anglo-American M&A capabilities" in a firm in Austria.”
  • “Network to international law firms detailed, in-depth and fast advice of legal restructuring topics.”
  • “Efficient, results-oriented, excellent availability and communication and excellent price/value.”
  • “High quality of legal work, very structured, work very friendly, easy to deal with and very responsive.”
  • “Absolutely reliable, considers in-house aspects and not only isolated legal issues, provides advice that is useful for a Head of Legal (short, precise, and if somehow possible with a clear statement/advice what to do). Reachable any time and superb response time.”
  • “Combines excellent local expertise with the relentless client focus one usually associates with global firms. Full scope of services in all relevant areas of law; seamless cooperation between the senior partners.”

  • Agriculture
  • Charities (Non Profit)
  • Commercial & Professional Services 
  • Construction
  • Consumer Goods & Services
  • Creative Industries, Media & Entertainment
  • Digital Industries
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Government
  • Industrials & Manufacturing
  • Life Sciences 
  • Private Client / Individuals
  • Real Estate
  • Technology 
  • Transportation
  • Utilities

Banking and Finance:
Andreas Zahradnik
Tibor Varga

Capital Markets:
Andreas W. Mayr
Christoph Brogyányi

Central and Eastern Europe:
Martin Brodey
Stefan Artner

Competition and Antitrust:
Heinrich Kühnert

Corporate and Commercial:
Christoph Brogyányi
Bernhard Rieder
Francine Brogyányi

M&A and Privatisation:
Martin Brodey
Andreas W. Mayr
Jürgen Kittel
Christian Ritschka

Private Equity:
Andreas Zahradnik
Andreas W. Mayr

Project Finance:
Tibor Varga
Andreas Zahradnik

Public Law:
Bernhard Müller

Restructuring and Insolvency:
Felix Hörlsberger
Andreas Zahradnik
Tibor Varga
Christian Ritschka

Telecoms, Energy and Liberalised Markets:
Bernhard Müller
Heinrich Kühnert

Recent transactional highlights

  • DORDA advised underwriting banks on the Euro 1.65 billion capital increase of ams AG Greiner on the takeover of foam specialist Eurofoam
  • DORDA advised Advent as Austrian counsel on the underwriting agreement, cost coverage and indemnity agreement and other agreements in connection with the IPO of Addiko Bank.
  • Miba on joint venture with Zollern