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Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte)
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Work Department

Corporate/m&a practice group




Sascha Hödl focuses on mergers and acquisitions, public takeovers and corporate restructurings. He frequently advises Austrian managing and supervisory boards on a broad range of corporate matters. He has been, and is involved in high profile m&a transactions in Austria, in particular in regulated areas (e.g. financial services, telecoms, energy) and continues to play a prominent advisory role in restructuring transactions of financial institutions.  Sascha has a degree from Harvard Law School (LL.M. 2000). He is a lecturer for international mergers and acquisitions at the Vienna Business School.


German, English


Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts/USA (LL.M. 2000)
University of Graz, Graz/Austria (Dr. iur. 1996)
University of Graz, Graz/Austria (Mag. iur. 1993)

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Sascha HödlSchoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte)

Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte) has a strong track record in large-scale corporate transactions in Austria and supports all types of corporate entities, from market leaders to start-ups. Practice head Roman Perner is at the forefront of the team’s corporate contentious work internationally, and handles mandates concerning domestic corporate reorganisations. Christian Herbst is extremely experienced in private M&A, venture capital, public takeover and corporate finance transactions, and counts many international companies as clients. Another prominent name to note is Markus Piuk, referred to by clients as a ‘personable, knowledgeable, and astute negotiator’, whose practice stands out for its focus on matters related to infrastructure projects within Southeastern Europe. Sascha Hödl also contributes to the practice, and Maximilian Lang is an expert in M&A transactions and Austrian corporate law.