Insolvency & Restructuring

JUVE Rankings for Insolvency and Restructuring

Once again top ranking for Graf & Pitkowitz .. more


Partner Nikolaus Pitkowitz newly elected as VIAC Vice President

Partner Nikolaus Pitkowitz was once again appointed for a term of 3 years as Member of the Board of the Vienna International Arbitration Center (VIAC). .. more

Banking & Finance

Ferdinand Graf und Otto Waechter among the best finance lawyers in Austria

Partners Ferdinand Graf and Otto Waechter have been listed among the best finance lawyers in Austria by Business magazine “Boersianer” (Edition "Die Goldenen Boersianer 2019"). .. more

Dispute Resolution / Litigation & Arbitration

Nikolaus Pitkowitz as speaker at the “Belt and Road Arbitration Institutions Roundtable Forum” in Beijing

Nikolaus Pitkowitz spoke at the “Belt and Road Arbitration Institutions Roundtable Forum” on the occasion of the China Arbitration Summit on 7 November 2019 in Beijing. .. more

Competition & Antitrust

Graf & Pitkowitz advising LUKOIL in project concerning extraction of hydrocarbons

Graf & Pitkowitz advised LUKOIL INTERNATIONAL GmbH in connection with a project for the extraction of hydrocarbons in the United Emirates (Abu Dhabi). PJSC LUKOIL signed an agreement for a 5% share in the GHASHA project for the development of previously undeveloped deposits of gas, oil and gas condensate in the Arabian Golf, west of Abu Dhabi. .. more

Real Estate & Construction

Supreme Court redefines location surcharge in rent control leases

In his most recent article Martin Foerster discussed a number of decisions by the Supreme Court confirming and clarifying a decision already rendered in 2017, which limited landlords' rights to request a location surcharge for rent-controlled apartments in desirable neighbourhoods. .. more

Real Estate & Construction

Martin Foerster as speaker at Annual Real Estate Meeting of OEGSW

Partner and real estate expert Martin Foerster spoke at the Annual Real Estate Meeting of the OEGSW (Austrian Society for Tax Advisors and Auditors) on the topic "Rent and Lease". .. more


Teachers and Brothels

In his most recent article Jakob Widner discussed the Supreme Court’s decision ruling the termination of a school teacher who had moonlighted as a brothel manager to be valid. .. more

Data Protection

Video Surveillance through Public Authorities

In her most recent article, Marija Križanac discusses the use of video surveillance techniques through government administration as well as in the private sector. .. more


Graf & Pitkowitz bereits zum 11. Mal beim Wien Energie Business Run am Start

Beim diesjährigen Wien Energie Business Run am 5. September 2019 startete Graf & Pitkowitz mit 24 Läuferinnen und Läufern, welche die 4,1km lange Strecke durch den Wiener Prater bravourös meisterten. Unser Team konnte die exzellenten Ergebnisse des Vorjahres sogar noch steigern. .. more