Dr Karl Binder > Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG
Karl Binder photo

Work Department

Real Estate.


Partner, specializing in Real Estate, Corporate, EC-Law, Inheritance-Law, Private Clients.


Counsel, Wolf Theiss, 2013 – 2015, Senior Associate, Wolf Theiss, 2011 – 2013, Associate, Wolf Theiss, 2008 – 2011, admitted to the Bar in Austria since 2011.


German, English, French.


Notary exam II (with Honors), 2007, Notary exam I (with Honors), 2006, University of Graz, (Dr. iur.), 2006, University of Krems, (LL.M.), 2004, University of Graz, (Mag. iur.), 2003.

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Private client

Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG acts for Austrian and international private clients throughout Central and Eastern Europe and Southeastern Europe. The service portfolio covers the whole spectrum of the practice area, with each team member demonstrating specialised expertise. Karl Binder undertakes primarily real estate transactions, estate planning and related inheritance law and Niklas Schmidt, who has a strong track record in tax law, assists with international tax planning relating to assets including villas and boats. Counsel and tax specialist Eva Stadler  is also prominent in this area of law. The group also advises on philanthropic projects, and acts for family owned businesses, trusts, private foundations and charitable organisations. Holger Bielesz manages contentious matters, for instance issues of estate planning or inheritance disputes.

Austria > Real estate

(Next Generation Partners)

Karl BinderWolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

The sizeable team at Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG provides ‘clear, comprehensive and commercial‘ advice across a wide range of real estate-related legal services. The team brings a ‘very good knowledge of the RE market place‘ to high-value cross-border deals, including advising a leading international shopping centre developer on a complex up-stream merger and a subsequent cross-border merger to Luxembourg. Practice head Peter Oberlechner was part of a team that acted for BNP Paribas Real Estate on the acquisition of the first Leto Motel project in Vienna by means of a forward purchase share deal. Karl Binder, Erik Steger and Birgit Kraml are the other key names to note.