Dr iur Michael Binder > Binder Grösswang > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

Binder Grösswang
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Work Department

Banking & finance, capital markets, corporate/M&A, regulatory.


Partner, specialised in financial services regulation, regulatory,  banking & finance, capital markets, corporate/M&A.


Partner, Binder Grösswang since 1986; Associate/Attorney at Law, Binder Grösswang, 1980-1985; Foreign Intern, Chadbourne & Parke, New York, 1982. Numerous publications in regard to corporate and takeover law.


German, English, French.


International Bar Association (IBA); Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA); Montery Funds Club; Association of Austrian Investment Companies (VOIG); Association of Foreign Invetment Companies in Austria (VAIÖ).


Yale University Law School (LL.M., Fulbright Fellow, 1982); University of Vienna (Dr. iur. 1978).

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Capital markets

The team at Binder Grösswang has ‘broad and deep expertise‘, particularly in advising on bond issuance programmes and representing clients in approval procedures before the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA). The practice also handles the full spectrum of matters connected to capital increases, including structuring, announcing the premise to conduct a capital increase, addressing investors, drafting the prospectus, handling announcements and implementing the increase itself. Clients include many notable Austrian banks, among them Oberbank and Raiffeisen Wohnbaubank. Florian Khol stands out for his ‘very high expertise in capital markets transactions‘. He jointly heads the practice with  Michael BinderTibor Fabian and Stephan Heckenthaler.

Austria > Banking and finance

(Hall of Fame)

Michael BinderBinder Grösswang

Binder Grösswang‘s banking and finance group advises national and international financial institutions on lending, acquisition, project and structured finance mandates. Michael Binder, Tibor Fabian and Stephan Heckenthaler have substantial expertise in financial services regulatory matters. The sizeable team also includes Stefan Tiefenthaler, who was involved in various real estate financings, and Emanuel Welten.  Stefan Frank was promoted to counsel in early 2019, while Robert Wippel left to join Baker McKenzie • Diwok Hermann Petsche Rechtsanwälte LLP & Co KG in late 2019.