Bernhard Müller > DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Work Department

Public Law, Public Procurement Law, Environmental Law, Regulatory Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, European Union Law, Telecommunications Law, Energy Law




Bernhard Müller joined DORDA in 2008 and heads the firm’s public law practice group. His legal practice focuses on public procurement, environmental, regulatory, state aid and foreign trade law (sanctions). Bernhard particularly focuses on the defence and security sector as well as the health and hospital sector.

In addition, he regularly lectures at universities and conferences on public commercial law and is a member of numerous national and international associations. Since 2009, Bernhard has been teaching and researching in the field of public law at the University of Vienna, enabling him to combine the highest academic standards with pragmatic solutions.


German, English


Austrian Bar Association

Verein des Instituts für Umweltrecht (Association of the Institute for Environmental Law)

Verwaltungswissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (Austrian Public Law Association)

Wiener juristische Gesellschaft (Lawyer’s Association of the City of Vienna)

IBA – International Bar Association


Bernhard Müller studied law at the University of Vienna (Dr iur )

Habilitation at University of Vienna for the area public law and granting of the professional title Associate Professor (“Privatdozent”)

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Public procurement

Bernhard Müller leads the team at DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH, and has expertise across many different sectors, with the healthcare and life sciences industries being particular areas of focus. The team regularly receives instructions from private hospital operators, and often works on pharmaceuticals tenders.

Austria > Administrative law and public sector

DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH provides advice to private enterprises and public bodies on the full spectrum of public and administrative law matters, specialising in the trade, waste, mineral and raw materials sectors in addition to handling land transfers. Bernhard Müller‘s team is regularly instructed to lead on administrative appeals and individual applications and has represented clients before the Austrian constitutional court and EU courts. Müller’s advice is sought after in the defence and security sectors, covering public procurement processes, environmental law issues, regulatory matters and state aid and foreign trade law, as well as advice on sanctions.

Austria > Projects and energy

At DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH, the projects and energy practice gives ‘clear advice on complex cross-border matters‘, and offers clients access to dedicated sector sub-groups, including the automotive and mobility group, and the construction and infrastructure group. Bernhard Müller heads up the team alongside Heinrich Kühnert, who is also head of the firm’s competition team. Associate Mirko Marjanovic advises on issues with a nexus to competition and antitrust law.