The highest level
of expertise

Our lawyers advise clients on all aspects of commercial law. Thanks to decades of experience and expertise, at CERHA HEMPEL we know and understand the ins and outs of every area of law. At the national and international level, we continuously demonstrate our business know-how. Apart from guaranteeing unparalleled quality, trust, and professionalism in all areas of commercial law, CERHA HEMPEL also guarantees its clients the highest level of service combined with the latest legal knowledge.

Capital Markets

CERHA HEMPEL is renowned as one of the leading law firms specialising in capital markets law. Over the past 25 years, we have handled the largest capital market transactions in Austria and have set the standards for this area.

We cover all aspects of IPOs, capital increases and bond issuances, advising potential issuers and underwriters on due diligence issues, as well as preparing prospectuses in accordance with international standards and drafting documentation for capital increases. Our range of services includes legal advice in connection with our clients' media and public relations activities.

  • Bonds
  • Initial public offerings and secondary public offerings
  • Capital increases
  • Participation capital
  • EMTN, MTN programmes
  • Convertible and exchangeable bonds

Our experts

Dr. Edith Hlawati
Partner
Austria
+43 1 514 35 161
Dr. Volker Glas, LL.M.
Partner
Austria
+43 1 514 35 231
Dr. Clemens Hasenauer, LL.M./MBA
Partner
Austria
+43 1 514 35 321
Dr. Peter Knobl
Partner
Austria
+43 1 514 35 241
Dr. Thomas Zivny, LL.M.
Partner
Austria
+43 1 514 35 131
Mag. Lorenz Pracht, LL.M.
Partner
Austria
+43 1 514 35-421
JUDr. Petr Kališ, Ph.D.
Partner
Czech Republic
+420 221 111 711
Dr. Wolfgang Sindelar
Senior Counsel
Austria
+43 1 514 35 431
Dr. Ákos Dérer
Counsel
Hungary
+36 1 457 84 01
MMag. Christian Aichinger
Senior Associate
Austria
+43 1 514 35 114
Kalin Bonev
Senior Associate
Bulgaria
+359 2 401 09 99
Dr. Andrea Harrich
Senior Associate
Austria
+43 1 514 35 0
Dr. Alexander Reich-Rohrwig
Senior Associate
Austria
+43 1 514 35 0