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Energy and infrastructure
Project development

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Government and public policy
Real estate
Social infrastructure

Michael Hecht is partner who specialises in infrastructure and real estate & construction, environmental law & planning law, Public law & public procurement and Public sector and public law. He regularly speaks on aspects of construction, environmental, infrastructure and procurement law; furthermore, he is a lecturer at the University of Vienna and specialist speaker at the Vienna University of Technology, the author of numerous specialist publications with a focus on planning law, and of studies commissioned by ministries as well as other public-sector entities.

  • Representing the City of Vienna as a proponent of the 3rd runway in the approval proceedings;
  • Advised and supported UIV Urban Innovation Vienna GmbH, a Wien Holding company, in developing a location for a new multifunctional arena for staging concerts and sports events;
  • Advising BIG (Bundesimmobiliengesellschaft m.b.H.) on the structure of one of the first Innovation Partnership procurement proceedings in Austria;
  • Advised ÖBB Infrastruktur (Austrian infrastructure company ) on the construction project of the new Semmering Basis-Tunnel;
  • TrIIIple project: zoning and development of the area.

  • Construction and materials
  • Government and public policy
  • Real estate
  • Transport
  • Utilities

  • International Bar Association (IBA)

  • Dr iur, University of Vienna, (1995); Mag reg soc oec, University of Vienna, (1990)