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Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte)


Johannes Stalzer has been counsel with Schoenherr since 2013 and is an expert in public procurement law.


Being active for more than 15 years in his areas of practice in Austria and CEE, Johannes has extensive expertise in advising both, governmental bodies and private sector clients in all potential issues in relation to complex procurement structures (such as PPP) and cross border procurement procedures. Johannes has longstanding experience in all procurement related aspects, particularly in structuring complex infrastructure proceedings and he provides a wide coverage of services to domestic and international clients across various industries. Johannes has further significant experience in regulatory projects and PPP procedures in Hungary and CEE. Prior to re-entering Schoenherr Johannes worked in an international law firm and was based in Vienna and Budapest for several years.  Most recently he was partner with a national law firm and responsible for all regulatory matters. Johannes obtained his law degree from the University of Vienna and is admitted to the Austrian bar since 2007. He frequently publishes articles and speaks in seminars subjecting various issues in relation to public procurement law.


German, English


University of Vienna, Vienna/Austria (Mag. iur. 2001)

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Public procurement

Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte) accompanies clients from the preparation through to execution of tenders, and is sought after by public bodes and companies from sectors including life sciences, gaming, and the export industry, among others. The firm excels in providing seamless advice in cooperation with other practice groups including M&A, real estate, and IP. The representation of clients before public review and appeal authorities in regards to procurement matters is also part of the team’s service portfolio. Counsel Johannes Stalzer heads the practice and is regularly sought after for his experience in cross-border infrastructure projects.

Austria > Administrative law and public sector

Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte) excels in the whole spectrum of public law matters with a particular focus on environmental law. The firm advises companies in Austria and the CEE region on infringement proceedings, product law, infrastructure permitting, as well as construction law, among others. Clients range from a variety of sectors including oil and gas, mining, automotive, food, entertainment, and pharmaceutical. Bernd Rajal, Christian Schmelz, Günther Leissler and Johannes Stalzer jointly lead the practice which counts Uber, Sony, and the EBRD among its clients.