Wir zählen laut internationalen Rankings zu den besten Kanzleien Österreichs. Besonders in den Bereichen Bankrecht & Finanzierung, Kapitalmarktrecht, Corporate / M&A, Arbeitsrecht sowie Restrukturierungen & Insolvenzrecht werden wir regelmäßig ausgezeichnet. Auch in zahlreichen anderen Rechtsgebieten wird uns laufend eine herausragende Rolle bescheinigt.

Ausschlaggebende Entscheidungskriterien sind hierbei internationale Causen und abgeschlossene Großtransaktionen, die Erweiterung des Kreises der Partner um renommierte Rechtsanwältinnen und Rechtsanwälte, sowie ausgeprägte fachübergreifende Wirtschaftskompetenz.

Chambers Europe 2016 | Banking & Finance

Experienced banking regulatory team regularly instructed by a large number of leading banking institutions in high-profile litigations. Strong choice for domestic mandates, and also offers impressive capabilities in projects involving CEE. Sources say according to Chambers: “The team has the expertise and the experience to fight for the customer.” “An excellent team with a strong client focus.”

Markus Fellner is recognised on the market as “one of the strongest and toughest lawyers in this field,” say market observers. Clients particularly appreciate his ability to advise on the interface of legal and accounting issues, saying:“This is very valuable when working on a project with economic considerations.”

Chambers Europe 2016 | Capital Markets

The “experienced” Christian Thaler of Fellner Wratzfeld & Partners continues to build the capital markets practice at the firm. “He brings solid commercial understanding to the table,” say clients.

Chambers Europe 2016 | Corporate/M&A

Well-regarded firm with an excellent reputation for complex restructurings and distressed M&A, particularly in the banking and oil and gas sectors. Present in both domestic and cross-border transactions. Sources say according to Chambers: “Fellner Wratzfeld is quick to deliver, focused on client interests and creative.” “The team demonstrates extraordinary skills and extensive legal experience. You always feel that you have someone at hand you can call upon who can help you in complicated matters, even on short notice.”

Department head Markus Fellner is a particularly popular choice for clients from the financial services sector. Clients say according to Chambers: “He is a real brain – very intelligent. If I had a very complex transaction I would go to him.” He also receives praise for his commercial approach.

Clients say according to Chambers of Paul Luiki: “He is a great lawyer with a hands-on approach to getting deals done. He is not only a tough negotiator, but one of his key strengths is also his excellent drafting expertise.”

Chambers Europe 2016 | Dispute Resolution

Markus Fellner is described as “pragmatic and easy to work with. He involves the client very deeply.”, “always prepared and target-oriented.” Markus Fellner recognized by Chambers as being active on Austrian and CEE-wide arbitration proceedings, with a particular focus on post-merger disputes in the sectors of energy, transport and manufacturing.