Dr Paul Doralt > DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Work Department

Taxation, Private Client




Paul Doralt joined DORDA in 2006. He is a licensed attorney and licensed tax advisor with extensive experience in tax law, especially in M&A and corporate tax law. He also focuses on trust law as well as structured financing. Paul is recognised as a go to advisor for complex international tax matters. He is also the official representative of the Austrian bar when it comes to commenting new draft tax laws.
Before joining DORDA, he was head of tax with Schönherr and prior to this worked for KPMG Vienna and KPMG New York as senior tax manager. 
In addition, Paul is the author of specialist publications on tax law and trust law and acts as officer in various private trusts.


German, English


IBA – International Bar Association, International Fiscal Association, Kammer der Wirtschaftstreuhänder (Austrian Chamber of Professional Accountants), Austrian Bar Association


Paul Doralt studied at the University of Vienna (Dr iur 1996) and King’s College of the University of London (LL.M. 1997).

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Tax

Besides collaborating with specialists from corporate M&A and financing teams to advise on transactions and financial products, the tax team at DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH regularly acts for its clients in international tax structuring and tax litigation. Paul Doralt is the lead partner with over 20 years of experience in the field of tax law, particularly in regard to M&A and corporate tax law as well as in cross-border mattes. Associate Katharina Binder’s work is located at the intersection of tax with private trusts, private clients and international corporations.