Gottfried Gassner

Binder Grösswang - Austria

Partner

Vienna

+43 1 534 80-350

Highly regarded


Bar admissions:

Austria

Jurisdictions:

Austria

Practice areas:

M&A
Restructuring and insolvency


  • Partner, Binder Grösswang since 2010
  • Attorney at Law, Binder Grösswang, 2007-2010
  • Attorney at Law, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Amsterdam, 2006-2007
  • Associate, Binder Grösswang, 2002-2006
  • Co-Editor of “Insolvency and Restructuring International”, the Journal of the IBA Insolvency Section
  • Numerous publications in regard to Corporate Law and Insolvency Law

  • Advising the international creditor’s Co-ordinating Committee consisting of major banks and investment funds in the restructuring of the Steinhoff group
  • Advice in connection with the restructuring of the Austrian Volksbank sector, in particular regarding more than 30 mergers to establish Volksbank Wien, Volksbank
  • Niederösterreich, Volksbank Oberösterreich, Volksbank Steiermark and Volksbank Tirol
  • Advising the Volksbank Wien in connection with the acquisition of the Volksbank central organisation (through demerger by absorption) from Österreichische Volksbanken-AG (now
  • immigon portfolioabbau ag)
  • Advising the Verwaltungsgenossenschaft der start:gruppe regarding pre-sale corporate restructuring measures in connection with the sale of 100% of the shares in start:bausparkasse and IMMO-BANK
  • Advising Meggle on the sale of its 41,65% shareholding in SalzburgMilch

  • Corporate / M&A
  • Private Trust Law
  • Insolvency and Restructuring

  • IBA (International Bar Association); Publications Officer of the Insolvency Section of the IBA
  • INSOL Europe - The professional association for European restructuring and insolvency specialists
  • ReTurn - Forum für Restrukturierung und Turnaround Management
  • VGR – Wissenschaftliche Vereinigung für Unternehmens- und Gesellschaftsrecht
  • AIJA (International Association of Young Lawyers)

  • University of Innsbruck (Mag. rer. soc. oec. 2002)
  • University of Innsbruck (Mag. iur. 2000)
  • Marquette University, Milwaukee (1997-1998)