Recent engagements in Austria include the construction of more than 450 condominiums and of two logistic parks. In the CEE/SEE region, highlights include the acquisition of several plots, the obtaining of all permits and the construction of a new production plant for a manufacturer and the forward purchase of two large logistics centres.
We have great experience in drafting construction, general contractor and subcontractor agreements, Guaranteed Maximum Price and general planner agreements, as well as general terms and conditions for constructors and manufacturers.
In addition, we advise on FIDIC-governed projects and represent clients before courts, arbitral tribunals and dispute adjudication boards effectively. We provide project-specific legal advice and representation on all FIDIC-based construction contracts (all FIDIC-books), as well as interdisciplinary support regarding claim and contract management being particularly important in exceptional times as the current COVID-19 crisis.
Schoenherr's infrastructure projects team specialises in energy, road and railway infrastructure projects in the entire region and acts on the side of the sponsors and funding banks, as well as that of governments and bidders acquiring infrastructure as-sets. The team can count on efficient and close support from the firm’s experts in the banking, finance & capital markets; real estate; regulatory and eu & competition practice groups.
- real estate law
- project development
- construction projects (FIDIC, EPC, design & build)
- due diligence/title investigation
- lease agreements
- contracts for architects, general contractors and builders
- plant construction and building permits
- land registry law
- real estate-related litigation
- construction litigation and arbitration
- construction dispute adjudication and mediation