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E+H Eisenberger + Herzog

Work Department

Real Estate Practice Group; Corporate / M&A Practice Group


Michael Strenitz is a partner in our Vienna office. He is head of our real estate practice group and a member of our corporate and M&A practice group. Michael regularly advises domestic and international investors, real estate developers, financial institutions, and public sector clients. He specializes in significant mergers and acquisitions, sophisticated real estate transactions, private equity and venture capital deals, privatization, and public private partnerships.


Michael joined E+H as partner in 2007. During his studies he gained experience at a renowned auditing firm. From 1999 to 2007 he worked for the international law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Vienna.


German, English, French


Austrian Bar Association


University of Graz: Mag. iur. (1999); Mag. rer. soc. oec. (1999)


Family, reading, various kinds of sports.

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Real estate

E+H Eisenberger + Herzog puts significant emphasis on real estate M&A, advising on joint ventures, acquisitions and disposals, including distressed transactions, alongside associated matters such as financing. Other regular work includes lease agreements and real estate issues pertaining to energy projects. The transactional focus is reflected in the practice lead shared by Alric Ofenheimer and Michael Strenitz, with the latter focusing on transactions in the logistics and commercial property sectors, and was further strengthened by the partner promotion of Christopher Engel in July 2020. Clients include funds, investment management companies and developers.

Austria > Insolvency and corporate recovery

Thanks to its interdisciplinary approach and strong cooperation between the banking and finance and corporate teams in particular, E+H Eisenberger + Herzog has a strong profile for corporate and financial restructuring, which includes regular assistance with the acquisition and purchase of distressed loans alongside the restructuring of debt, bonds and loans. Marcus Benes is the key contact for finance-related work, while Michael Strenitz routinely handles work at the intersection with corporate and M&A. Clients include lenders and debtors.