Dr Andreas Schmid > Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

Work Department

Banking & Finance, Corporate, Projects (Infrastructure, Energy & Utilities), Real Estate.


Partner; specialised in Structured Finance; Projects (Infrastructure, Energy & Utilities); Restructuring Andreas is an internationally renowned finance and projects expert known for his outstanding experience in high-profile transactions (including large infrastructure and energy projects) and his hands-on approach in transaction management. He has advised numerous financial institutions, large corporates and private equity funds on domestic and cross-border structured finance and debt-restructuring transactions.


Partner, Wolf Theiss, since 1993; admitted in Austria, since 1991 and in the Czech Republic, since 2000.


German, English.


Vienna Bar Association, International Bar Association, Loan Market Association


University of Vienna, (Dr. iur. 1985); London School of Economics and Political Science, (LL.M. 1992).

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Banking and finance

(Leading individuals)

Andreas SchmidWolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

With an extensive network in the CEE and SEE region, Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG is regularly called upon by banks, insurance companies, funds and other financial institutions as well as borrowers on the full spectrum of financing transactions, most notably acquisition, real estate and project finance. Andreas Schmid is a key contact in the project finance sphere. Solid capabilities in the regulatory and litigation space complement this broad offering as does team head Nikolaus Paul‘s investment funds expertise, which includes the establishment of multi-jurisdictional fund structures. His team includes Markus Heidinger, whose wide-ranging banking law expertise includes dispute resolution alongside regulatory investigations and associated proceedings, and Matthias Schimka, who was promoted to the partnership in June 2020. He is well versed in handling DCM-related matters, which constitutes another key area of the team’s expertise alongside financial restructuring work. Managing partner Andrea Gritsch is a key contact for fintech issues.