CHAMBERS EUROPE 2016
Austria – Real Estate
Basic facts about the department
- 3 partners
- 3 other qualified lawyers
What the team is known for Solid practice, with the ability to advise on a wide range of deals. Lease agreements are an area of focus, along with acquisitions, sales and urban development projects.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
"The lawyers were very fast and customer-oriented."
Work highlights Advised Raiffeisen Property Holdings on the acquisition of a student housing complex.
Acted for Pilkington Austria on the disposal of an industrial property.
Birgit Harasser divides her time between transactional work and advising on lease agreements. She is described as an "excellent lawyer" and enjoys an enviable reputation in the market, with one source citing her "pragmatic approach and focus on realising the deal" as key strengths.
Significant clients Immo Kapitalanlage, Morgan Stanley Real Estate, BAI Bauträger Austria Immobilien, Pilkington Austria, Fertighauszentrum Blaue Lagune.