Bernhard Hager > Eversheds Sutherland, advokátska kancelária, s.r.o. > Bratislava, Slovakia > Lawyer Profile

Eversheds Sutherland, advokátska kancelária, s.r.o.
Astoria Palace
Hodzovo námestie 1/A
811 06

Work Department

Energy law, Mergers & acquisitions, corporate law, Real estate, Environmental, Waste management, Public procurement law, Corporate law, Competition


Managing Partner


Bernhard Hager is an Austrian attorney-at-law authorized to practice both in the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic. In his practice Bernhard Hager concentrates on advising foreign, mainly German and English speaking clients on corporate, energy and infrastructure projects and construction law.

In addition to his legal practice he also frequently publishes and lectures on various legal topics. He is author of the monographies “Support of alternative energy resources in the Slovak Republic” and “Service provision in Austria” as well as the comprehensive commentary on the Slovak law on public procurement. 


German, English, Slovak


Bar Association of Vienna Slovak Bar Association Czech Bar Association


Bernhard Hager graduated from the Faculty of Law at Vienna University and, subsequently, prior to entering attorney practice in 2000, lectured at Kaunas University, Lithuania. Furthermore, Bernhard Hager obtained a postgraduate degree in competition and financial law at the University of London (LL.M.) in 2002.

Lawyer Rankings

Slovakia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Eversheds Sutherland, advokátska kancelária, s.r.o.’s industry focus on automotive, energy, facility services and financial services, coupled with its strong international network, make it well-placed to handle transactional and corporate governance mandates for a range of international clients. Triple-qualified Bernhard Hager (admitted in Slovakia, Austria, and the Czech Republic) leads the team.

Slovakia > Projects and energy

The ‘well-connected‘ team at Eversheds Sutherland, advokátska kancelária, s.r.o. is well-versed in dispute resolution, M&A, restructurings, commercial transactions and regulatory matters. Bernhard Hager and Annamária Tóthová  are the key names to note.

Slovakia > Real estate and construction

The team at Eversheds Sutherland, advokátska kancelária, s.r.o. regularly acts on share deal acquisitions and commercial developments, and on a number of leasing matters for blue-chip companies with Slovak operations. It also advises on the regulatory and compliance aspects of construction mandates. Bernhard Hager leads the practice.