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corporate & reorganisations

Schoenherr's team of corporate lawyers advise on all corporate law matters and aspects of corporate governance. Conducting national and international reorganisations, our experts span all Schoenherr jurisdictions.

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Schoenherr's corporate team covers all relevant areas, ranging from legal issues affecting stock corporations and corporate groups, to all aspects of corporate governance. At Schoenherr we advise clients on preparing for and conducting shareholders' meetings, general management and supervisory board matters, as well as in connection with change-of-management and D&O liability issues. We also defend avoidance and shareholder compensation claims, assist in squeeze-outs, reorganisations and restructurings.

Our reorganisation practice group is positioned to conduct national and international reorganisations quickly and expertly, having members, in all countries where Schoenherr has an office, who are specialised in their jurisdiction. We also have strong, reliable relationships with tax accountants in each jurisdiction.

our services

  • mergers, spin-offs, transformations, squeeze-outs
  • (cross-border) reorganisations
  • corporate governance
  • board compensation / board liability
  • corporate litigation
  • joint ventures
  • family-owned businesses
  • private clients
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our team

Our corporate & reorganisations team advises quickly and expertly, having specialist members in all our offices.


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top rankings

We are ranked in Tier 1 in Legal500 and Chambers as well as Germany's leading legal directory, JUVE magazine.




Schoenherr recognised as leading Austrian M&A Legal Advisor for 2021 by Mergermarket


Austria/CEE: Schoenherr advises UNIQA on the acquisition of AXA subsidiaries in Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia for EUR 1bln




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11 August 2022


CEE team led by C. Moser

Austria/CEE: Schoenherr advises on the sale of significant parts of Kontron Group’s IT services business in eleven countries for EUR 400m

Schoenherr advised stock exchange listed technology group Kontron AG (formerly S&T AG) on the sale of significant parts of Kontron Group’s IT services business to VINCI Energies S.A. in the course of a competitive auction process for a purchase price of approx. EUR 400m.


to the point: Gesellschafts- und Unternehmensrecht | Q2 2021

In unserem "to the point" beleuchten unsere Experten für Sie jedes Quartal die aktuelle österreichische Rechtsprechung im Gesellschafts- und Unternehmensrecht.


23 November 2020



Romania: New law on debureaucratising functioning of companies enters into force

Law 223/2020, which came into effect on 5 November 2020, has introduced a series of important changes to the Companies Law 31/1990.


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