The Legal 500 2019 – Neuerliche Top Platzierungen für Graf & Pitkowitz

Graf & Pitkowitz wird neuerlich in der aktuellen Ausgabe des internationalen Verzeichnisses „The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa 2019“ ausgezeichnet bewertet. Die Praxisgruppe Insolvenz & Sanierung unter Partner Alexander Isola behält die Spitzenposition in der ersten Kategorie.

Insgesamt wird Graf & Pitkowitz in 8 Rechtsgebieten in vorderen Positionen gelistet.

In der Kategorie "Leading Lawyers" werden Partner Alexander Isola (Insolvenz & Sanierung) und Armenak Utudjian (Private Client) ausgezeichnet.

Insgesamt sind 9 Partner und Anwälte unserer Sozietät  als empfohlene Experten ausgewiesen.

Finden Sie anbei einige Zitate aus der aktuellen Legal 500 EMEA edition:

Insolvency & Corporate Recovery

Graf & Pitkowitz’s insolvency and restructuring team covers a wide array of insolvency work, from restructurings, insolvencies and reorganisations to distressed M&A. When not advising debtors, creditors, investors, family-owned businesses, managing directors and board members, co-heads Alexander Isola and Stefan Weileder are routinely appointed as insolvency administrators.

Private Client

Acting for high-net-worth clients at the interface of wealth management and restructuring, Graf & Pitkowitz’s ‘well-functioning’ and ‘extremely competent’ team provides comprehensive contentious as well as non-contentious advice in relation to trusts and private foundations, succession and inheritance law, as well as real estate and tax law, in Austrian and cross-border matters. In addition to heading the team with a ‘very high degree of professionality’ and an ‘outstanding personality’, Armenak Utudjian is a ‘renowned and respected authority’ when it comes to questions of Austrian private foundation law.

Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation

Graf & Pitkowitz acts for clients across various industries, including technology, financial services, construction and the public sector and also represents private clients. In a technology sector highlight, practice head Nikolaus Pitkowitz is leading a team acting for Facebook Ireland in data protection litigation, defending the client against a class action brought by Austrian author Maximilian Schrems.

Intellectual Property

With ‘high analytical competence’, ‘enormous specialist knowledge’ and a strong emphasis on IP litigation work, Graf & Pitkowitz’s team is adept at handling patents, unfair competition and trade mark matters for domestic and international clients, particularly those active in the life sciences field. Valued for their ‘convincing sovereignty in critical negotiation situations in court’, practice head Claudia Csáky and Ferdinand Graf are acting for new client KTM Fahrrad. Csáky is also representing renowned watch manufacturer Daniel Wellington in a counterfeiting case.