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Cerha Hempel

Work Department

Real Estate and Construction


Areas of practice:


Admitted 2008, (Attorney at Law), Austria

Partner Mark Krenn, is responsible for CERHA HEMPEL‘s Real Estate Transaction Team. He has considerable experience handling large volume real estate transactions in Austria and CEE, as well as in setting up joint ventures for real estate projects. Mark’s work covers all real estate asset classes, including shopping centres, residential projects, hotels, offices and logistics projects. Furthermore, he engages in domestic real estate development projects, such as acting as counsel and trustee for building organiser projects (Bauträgerprojekte), green field developments of retail and residential projects, as well as advising landlords with respect to their standard lease agreements related to their investments. Recently, Mark has been invited by the German “Arbeitskreis Hotelimmobilien” (Study Group for Hotel Properties) to contribute on the elaboration of an overview on the legal framework in Austria for the Hotel Industry. Some of Mark’s key clients: SES Spar European Shopping Centers; CA Immobilien Anlagen AG; Aberdeen Standard Investments; S IMMO AG; areos development and BIG/ARE; HETA Asset Resolution AG; SPAR Austria.


German, English


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


University of Vienna, (Mag. iur. 2004)

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Intellectual property

In addition to its strong base in the food and beverages and tobacco industry, the IP practice at Cerha Hempel has gained life sciences and media clients. It ‘provides excellent legal advice’, represents clients in contentious cases and offers IP support in transactions. Mark Krenn, who has experience in distribution and licensing agreements, heads the team.