Corporate Law in Austria
Neutorgasse 12/9, 1010 Wien, Vienna
Voelkl Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG has a highly qualified team of experts who can provide you with support in all matters of business law. The firm can call on a network of dedicated specialists in Austria and worldwide for large and international projects. Personal contact between the partners and clients is part of the firms culture. The firm is recognised as one of Austrias top lawfirms in the following areas:
- Insurance law (Chambers and Partners Country Correspondent, Thomson Reuters Country Correspondent)
- Banking and finance (IFLR 1000, Legal500, JUVE),
- Labour law (Thomson Reuters Country Correspondent),
- Investor protection and investment lititgation (Trend/Format-Ranking),
- real estate and construction law (Thomson Reuters Country Correspondent)
- Litigation and Arbitration (Benchmark Litigation).
What others say:
„Fast, to the point and did a very good job on providing us with a solid theoretical basis of the problems as well as real life solutions to address issues.“ (IFLR1000 2021, Financial Services)
„The practice is unique in that it has become a true alternative to big law firms: The quality of work and the responsiveness are remarkable.“ (The Legal500 EMEA 2020)
„Strengths: know-how, flexibility, speed. Weaknesses: None.“ (IFLR1000 2020, Banking)Show more +
For the last 10 years, Trend magazine has named him one of Austria’s top lawyers and in the top 10 for investors’ rights and all-around experts. IFLR 1000, Legal 500, JUVE and Benchmark Litigation all list him as one of the best lawyers in the fields of litigation and banking law.
Clemens studied in Vienna, London and Stockholm. He spent four years as an assistant professor at the Department for Civil Law at the University of Vienna. He then went on to work for several renowned commercial law firms before becoming a partner at Völkl Rechtsanwälte in 2010.
In addition, he is a lecturer at the Institute of Civil and Business Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, speaker at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and the Anwaltsakademie (Austrian Lawyers’ Academy), as well as the author of several specialist books and more than 50 articles in journals. Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vortragender unter anderem der United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, der Anwaltsakademie, Autor zahlreicher Fachbücher und über 50 Beiträgen in Fachzeitschriften.
Clemens is on the board of directors for a foundation, a member of the editorial staff at the Zeitschrift für Finanzmarktrecht (ZFR) magazine, chairman of the Gesellschaft für Finanzmarktrecht (Society for Financial Market Law),member of the European Law Institute and its Special Interest Group on Insurance Law and member of the professional committee at the Institut Österreichischer Wirtschaftsprüfer (IWP - Institute of Austrian Auditors). In addition, he is a member of the permanent neutral arbitration tribunal of the Austrian Football Bundesliga.
What others say:
„He is an excellent lawyer; very innovative, easy to talk, always available on the phone and via email; very experienced in the fields he is advising clients in.“ (IFLR1000 2020, Banking)
„Bright guy, always on the point. We highly appreciate that he knows our need of legal services and is proactive when it comes to developing new products and business opportunities“ (IFLR 1000 2021, Banking client)Show more +