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Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte)
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Michael Lagler is Schoenherr’s firm managing partner and part of the real estate & construction practice group.


Michael Lagler focuses on real estate transactions. He is one of the most recommended real estate lawyers in Austria and was involved in an outstanding number of high-volume transactions in Austria and CEE. His client portfolio comprises of Austrian developers and institutional investors, German and Korean funds and various family offices. Together with the firm’s international offices, Michael regularly handles all aspects of commercial real estate deals, including the acquisition, development and financing of office, leisure, hotel, logistics and retail property.


German, English


Pallas Consortium, Nijmegen/The Netherlands (LL.M. 1997)
University of Salzburg, Salzburg/Austria (Dr.iur. 1996)
University of Salzburg, Salzburg/Austria (Mag.iur. 1994)

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Michael LaglerSchoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte)

Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte) stands out for its broad expertise, leading to regular instructions on real estate transactions, including asset and share deals and associated financing, alongside asset and facility management, litigation and construction-related issues. Advising predominately investors and development companies, the team covers all asset classes, while Arabella Eichinger has a particular focus on office, residential and hotel sector work, including transactions, lease and management agreements and hotel developments. Real estate M&A expert Michael Lagler jointly heads the practice with Peter Madl, who, alongside transactions, also advises on construction developments. Counsel Clemens Rainer is another key contact for corporate real estate.