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Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

Work Department

Banking & Finance.


Partner, since 2013; specialising in transactions in banking and capital markets law, as well as corporate law. She has advised in numerous cross-boarder financial transactions, in particular in the field of syndicated loans. In addition, having advised a number of international players in the financial and payment services sector, she has developed niche expertise in a highly-regulated area.


Member of the Wolf Theiss Management Board since 2019. Counsel, Wolf Theiss 2013, Senior Associate, Wolf Theiss, 2011 – 2013, Associate, Wolf Theiss, 2008 – 2011, admitted to the Bar in Austria since 2011.


German, English, Spanish, Russian.


Bar exam with distinction (2010), University of Innsbruck, Austria, Dr.iur. with distinction (2006 – 2008), St. Mary’s University, USA, Summer School on World Legal Problems (2007), University of Innsbruck, Austria, Mag.rer.soc.oec. (2001 – 2005), University of Innsbruck, Austria, Mag.iur. (2000 – 2005), Aston University, UK, Erasmus Exchange (2003 – 2004), University of New Orleans, USA, Summer School (2001).

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Banking and finance

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Andrea GritschWolf 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.