Chambers Global 2015

Corporate/M&A - Austria 

Foreign Desks The firm's Bulgaria desk comprises a number of Bulgarian speakers in Vienna with experience advising Austrian clients on their Bulgarian investments, as well as Bulgarians with business interests in Austria. Nikolay Belokonski is the key contact.

Corporate/Commercial - Bulgaria

Foreign Desks Viennese desk providing high-end corporate and commercial expertise to international clients with Bulgarian legal and transactional concerns. Works alongside the firm's Sofia office to provide a combination of domestic insight with cross-border experience. Nikolay Belokonski is the main contact point for this desk.

Dispute Resolution - Austria

Georg Karasek is regarded as an active and respected figure in construction litigation and publishes widely on the subject.

Litigator Thomas Frad is commended by sources for his strong focus on construction. His recent highlights include advising a construction company on the restoration of Austrian historical monuments.

Intellectual Property - Austria

Sources describe the "tough" Barbara Kuchar, who recently joined KWR Karasek Wietrzyk Rechtsanwälte GmbH from Gassauer-Fleissner, as an "excellent trade mark litigator." She is also visible advising on product piracy and unfair competition matters.

Tax - Austria

Interviewees praise lawyer and tax adviser Gerold Wietrzyk of KWR Karasek Wietrzyk Rechtsanwälte GmbH for his experience in tax structuring.