Dr Holger Bielesz > Cerha Hempel > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

Cerha Hempel
PARKRING 2
1010 VIENNA
Austria

Work Department

Contentious Business

Position

Partner
Areas of practice:

Career

Admitted 2007, (Attorney at Law), Austria
Functions:

  • Lecturer at ARS and international conferences

Holger is a partner with CERHA HEMPEL since 2020. Over the past 15 years, he has specialized in litigation and commercial dispute resolution, including in the fields of white-collar crime and compliance. His practice areas include the representation of corporations and other financial institutions, as well as supporting businesses in strategically relevant liability proceedings under civil and corporate law. In this regard, he represents corporations and financial service providers in complex liability proceedings, among others a renowned international bank against numerous consumer claimants. In this capacity, he has also represented the client before the European Court of Justice. Institutional investors were among his clients in large-scale bail-in proceedings in Austria.

Languages

German, English, French, Greek

Memberships

  • Vienna Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Lex Mundi – The World’s Leading Association of Independent Law Firms

Education

University of Vienna (Mag. iur. 1998, Dr. iur. 2005)
University of Freiburg (CH) (1997-1998)
College of Europe, Brügge (2001)