Dr. Axel Guttmann


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Axel specializes in Employment law – he advises and represents clients in all areas of individual and collective employment law.

The focus of his practice is advising on the conclusion, performance and termination of relevant employment contracts (including service contracts and executive agreements with top-level executives), the ongoing day-to-day consultation on employment matters and employment related advice in the course of corporate reorganizations.

Another core strength area of his work is employment litigation – he advises and represents clients in all proceedings before the Austrian Employment and Social Court.

Axel furthermore has extensive expertise in the area of laws governing the medical profession and in construction contracts disputes / litigation.

He speaks German, French and English.


  • University of Vienna (Dr.iur.), 2013
  • Austrian Bar Exam, 2011
  • University of Vienna (Mag.iur.), 2006
  • Université de Bourgogne (Erasmus Student Exchange), 2005-2006



Job experience

  • since 2014: Attorney-at-Law at Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte GmbH
  • 2013-2014: ASFINAG Autobahnen- und Schnellstraßen-Finanzierungs-Aktiengesellschaft
  • 2010-2012: Associate with Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte GmbH
  • 2008-2010: Associate with Attorney-at-Law Dr. Thomas Mondl
  • 2006-2007: Law Clerk in the district of the Higher Regional Court of Vienna