On 1 March 2011, Univ.-Prof. DDr. Peter Lewisch, Senior Attorney at renowned law firm CHSH, was appointed Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedural Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Vienna.

The antitrust team at CHSH successfully advised STRABAG during the course of and in connection with merger control proceedings before the European Commission concerning the creation of a joint venture with EW4E, a company belonging to the publicly listed GDF SUEZ energy and environment group which has operations worldwide.


CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati advised Ferrexpo AG ("Ferrexpo") on the acquisition of Erste Donau-Dampfschiffahrts-Gesellschaft m.b.H ("DDSG").

CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati advised OMV Aktiengesellschaft, the leading energy group in the European growth belt, on the increase of its stake in Petrol Ofisi A.S. from 41.58% to 95.75%.

Kommentar zum EUV / AEUV (Commentary on TEU and TFEU), published by Univ.-Prof. DDr. Heinz Mayer, includes a number of commentaries written by Dr. Peter Vcelouch, partner at CHSH, on Articles 15, 288, 296 and 297 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union.

CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati advised Morgan Stanley and Raiffeisen Centrobank in connection with VERBUND AG’s EUR 1 billion capital increase.

Dr. Edith Hlawati, Managing Partner at CHSH, and Claudia Schmidt, attorney at CHSH, contributed a chapter entitled “Besonderheiten des Aufsichtsrats in der börsenotierten Gesellschaft” (Characteristics of the Supervisory Board of a Listed Company) to “Handbuch für den Aufsichtsrat”

„And the CHSH LAWard 2010 goes to …“ Diese Frage beantwortete CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati in Kooperation mit der Studienprogrammleitung des Wirtschaftsrechtsstudiums an der Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien.

Am 21. Oktober 2010 fand bereits zum vierten Mal der CHSH „Big Deal“ in der Bel Etage der Wirtschaftskanzlei CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati statt.

Unter großer Beteiligung fand am Mittwoch, dem 6. Oktober 2010 eine Top Veranstaltung zum Thema „Das neue Insolvenzrecht“ in den Räumlichkeiten der Bel Etage von CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati, Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten statt.