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Insolvency and corporate recovery
Insolvency and corporate recovery - ranked: tier 3

Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte

Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte provides ‘strong business acumen’ and ‘high quality’ advice on restructuring and insolvency law matters including administration work. Nikolaus Vavrovsky assisted real estate company Wienwert with restructuring measures. The ‘experienced and analyticalKarl Ludwig Vavrovsky, whose ‘excellentcommunication and negotiation skills’ are highlighted by clients, was appointed administrator in GOLDprofessionell Austria’s insolvency proceedings.

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 2

Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte

Knowing real estate law like the back of its hand’, Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte’s ‘strong, dedicated and proactive’ team is well equipped to guide its clients, notably national and international real estate funds, through the entire real estate life cycle and focuses on transactional support. Practice head Christian Marth is a ‘real estate whiz’ as well as an ‘eloquent communicator’ and ‘keeps clients’ goals in mind’. Other key individuals include the ‘experienced and reliable’ Nikolaus Vavrovsky and the ‘analytical and professional’ Daniela Kager, who is ‘most pleasant to work with’.

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Austria: Dispute resolution

Arbitration and mediation
Dispute resolution: arbitration and mediation - ranked: tier 4

Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte

Acting as counsel and arbitrator, Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte’s ‘professional’ team is ‘very skilled and experienced’ and is particularly active in disputes arising from M&A transactions, infrastructure projects, international finance as well as sales and distribution agreements. ‘Brilliant arbitrator’ and ‘fine strategist’ Nikolaus Vavrovsky heads the team.

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Commercial litigation
Dispute resolution: commercial litigation - ranked: tier 3

Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte

Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte’s ‘very efficient, attentive and client-oriented’ team ‘delivers good results’ in a wide range of commercial disputes, which frequently include banking, insurance and corporate aspects. ‘Clever and strong litigator and straightforward communicator’ Dieter Heine, who ‘evaluates situations accurately’ and is ‘a pleasure to work with’, defended Manfred Raab, owner of Raab & Raab, against damages claims brought by Semsem Liegenschaftsverwertung pertaining to a real estate property acquisition. Other key individuals include ‘extremely dedicated insurance litigator’ Philipp Strasser and the ‘commercially minded, practical and constructive’ Nikolaus Vavrovsky.

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