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  • Partner, Binder Grösswang since 1986
  • Associate/Attorney at Law, Binder Grösswang, 1980-1985
  • Foreign Intern, Chadbourne & Parke, New York, 1982
  • Numerous publications in regard to Corporate and Takeover Law

  • Advising the Austrian cooperative banking sector (Volksbanken) regarding the transfer of the function of the central institution to Volksbank Wien and a restructuring involving approx. 40 bank mergers
  • Advising the Austrian cooperative banking sector (Volksbanken) regarding implementation, in Austria, of Art 3 CRD and formation of a group thereunder
  • Advising UniCredit Bank Austria regarding competitive disadvantages under Austrian supervisory regulation and conduct of infringement proceedings against the Republic of Austria
  • Advising HypoVereinsbank regarding the takeover of Bank Austria and the takeover by UniCredit
  • Advising the Republic of Austria regarding the privatisation of Creditanstalt-Bankverein 

  • Banking & Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate / M&A
  • Regulatory
  • Financial Services Regulation

  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
  • Monterey Funds Club
  • Association of Austrian Investment Companies (VOIG)
  • Association of Foreign Investment Companies in Austria (VAIÖ)

  • Yale University Law School (LL.M., Fulbright Fellow, 1982)
  • University of Vienna (Dr. iur. 1978)