MMag Sebastian Hütter > SAXINGER Rechtsanwalts GmbH > Linz, Austria > Lawyer Profile

SAXINGER Rechtsanwalts GmbH
4020 LINZ

Work Department

Corporate and M&A, Banking & Finance, Insolvency & Restructuring




Sebastian Hütter has been with SAXINGER in Linz since 2011 and has been promoted to Contract Partner in April 2023.

Sebastian Hütter advises domestic and foreign companies of all sizes on complex matters, such as transactions (financing or M&A) or the structuring of corporate reorganizations and in succession situations. In addition, Sebastian Hütter advises (young) entrepreneurs on the establishment of companies and the development of the legal structures of companies as well as founders and investors in private equity transactions.


Due to his master’s degree in finance and accounting, Sebastian is able to solve complex legal problems with a business-background.

2019–2021 Part-time program “Master of Mergers & Acquisitions“ at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.
2015 Austrian bar exam with distinction
2007–2012 Studied law with focus on corporate law at the University of Vienna
2009–2011 Scientific assistant at the University of Vienna’s departments for corporate law and tax law
2005–2010 Studied business administration with focus on corporate finance and accounting at the University of Vienna

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Commercial, corporate and M&A

The SAXINGER Rechtsanwalts GmbH‘s team is jointly led by Franz Mittendorfer and ‘very smart lawyer’ Immanuel Gerstner, with Gerstner advising domestic and foreign companies on M&A with a focus on the real estate sector and Mittendorfer offering experience with high-volume share sales and transactions with complex financing or structuring elements. Sebastian Hütter was promoted to partner in April 2023, while Gregor Haidenthaler joined in May 2023 and strengthens the firm’s corporate offering.

Austria > Insolvency and corporate recovery

Debtors and creditors alike benefit from the corporate and economic expertise of SAXINGER Rechtsanwalts GmbH‘s insolvency and restructuring team. Under the guidance of seasoned insolvency law expert Ernst Chalupsky in Wels, Sebastian Hütter and Nina Pichler share leadership from Linz and Vienna respectively, covering the range of insolvency, restructuring and distressed M&A. Wels-based Alexander Anderle is also frequently engaged in insolvency administration matters.