Leon Kopecký

'Extremely clever counsel' and 'strong communicator' | 'Future Leader'

Legal 500 (2019) | Who's Who Legal (2020)

Leon Kopecký Counsel

legal service

dispute resolution

admitted to the bar

2012, Austria

with schoenherr since



University of Manchester, School of Law, Manchester/England (LL.M. 2007)
University of Hamburg, Faculty of Law, Hamburg/Germany (LL.M. 2007)
Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid, Rotterdam/Netherlands (LL.M. 2006)
Edinburgh University, School of Law, Edinburgh/Scotland (Grad.Cert. 2006)
University of Vienna, Faculty of Law, Vienna/Austria (Mag. iur. 2006)

teaching positions

University of Vienna, Faculty of Law, Vienna/Austria, Teaching Assistant (2004–2005)

working experience

International Law Firm, Associate, Vienna/London (2011–2014)
International Law Firm, Associate, Vienna/Austria (2008–2011)
High Court Law Clerk, Vienna/Austria (2007–2008)


Lawyers without Borders, UN and ECOSOC main representative
International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR Young & International)
Association Suisse d'Arbitrage (ASA below 40)
Austrian Arbitration Association (ArbAut/YAAP) 
The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA/YIAG)
Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation (CEPANI40)
Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit (DIS40)


German, English, Czech, Slovak, Macedonian

Leon Kopecký


Schottenring 19
AT-1010 Vienna

T: +43 1 53437 50146
M: +43 664 80060 3146