Chambers Europe 2014

Dispute Resolution

What the team is known for Best known for its work on construction-related disputes. Acts on Austrian and international mandates.
Renowned construction expert Georg Karasek is a go-to name for construction disputes, where he represents clients in arbitration and litigation proceedings.
Thomas Frad focuses primarily on construction and insolvency disputes. He also assists with damages and compensation claims.


Public Law - Austria

What the team is known for Notable capacity for public procurement matters. Advises both public bodies and construction companies. Also acts for pharmaceutical, medical equipment and universities.
Market observers highlight Katharina Trettnak-Hahnl's profound knowledge of the public procurement area. Sources say: "She has a broad knowledge, and achieves pragmatic solutions to problems."


Real Estate - Austria

What the team is known for Extremely well-known construction team noted for its work on domestic mandates. Highlighted for its real estate-related litigation and arbitration expertise. Also noted for its project management work.
Market commentators regard Georg Karasek as a "market leader for construction work, particularly for arbitrations and litigations in that sector." He is also lauded for his academic prowess in real estate matters.


Intellectual Property and media

Barbara Kuchar of KWR Karasek Wietrzyk Rechtsanwälte GmbH advises on a variety of IP matters, including patents and piracy. Her practice also covers unfair competition and advertising law.