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Rankings and Awards

In independent ratings of renowned industry publications, SCWP Schindhelm regularly ranks among the top 10 corporate law firms in Austria and the CEE region in numerous fields of law. However, the satisfaction of our clients is more important than any award. And that is something that we want to and aim to achieve every day anew.

The Legal 500 – EMEA 2019

First entry into the ranking in:

    Intellectual Property - Tier 5
    Private Client - Tier 3

In all other legal fields, we were fortunately able to maintain or improve our placements from the previous year:

    Administrative Law and Public Sector - Tier 3
    Banking and Finance - Tier 4
    Commercial, Corporate and M&A - Tier 4
    EU and Competition - from Tier 4 to Tier 3
    Dispute Resolution - Arbitration and Mediation - Tier 4
    Dispute Resolution - Commercial Litigation - Tier 3
    Insolvency and Corporate Recovery - Tier 3
    Public Procurement - from Tier 4 toTier 3
    Real Estate - Tier 4

Chambers Global Ranking 2019

  • Corporate / M&A (Band 5)
  • Dispute Resolution (Band 4)
  • Dispute Resolution: Foreign Expert for China

Ranked Lawyers:

  • Immanuel Gerstner (Corporate/M&A)
  • Markus P. Fellner (Dispute Resolution)

Chambers Europe Ranking 2019

Rise of the legal area Dispute Resolution by two ranks of "Recognised Practitioner" in volume 4.

In all other areas of law, we were able to maintain our placements from the previous year:

  • Real Estate (Band 3),
  • Corporate/M&A (Band 5)
  • Competition/European Law (Recognised Practitioner)

Ranked Lawyers:

  • Immanuel Gerstner (Corporate/M&A; Real Estate)
  • Markus P. Fellner (Dispute Resolution)
  • Christina Hummer (Competition/European Law)

JUVE Regional Ranking Upper Austria 2018/2019

SCWP Schindhelm is again right at the front:

In the regional ranking we again achieved a very happy 1st place:
"The firm is [...] the undisputed market leader in Upper Austria. In addition to the professional excellence of the lawyers, this is also due to the enormous personnel strength [...]."

JUVE Ranked Lawyers Upper Austria: among a total of 11 "leading names in Upper Austria" are all of SCWP Schindhelm's senior partners based in Upper Austria:

  • Dr. Ernst Chalupsky
  • Dr. Maximilian Gumpoldsberger
  • Dr. Wolfgang Lauss
  • Dr. Franz Mittendorfer
  • Dr. Gerald Schmidsberger

In the lawyer ranking, we are the most strongly represented law firm in the regional ranking with almost 50%.

Chambers Europe Ranking 2018

In 2018, we were again able to maintain our ranking result in Real Estate. The re-inclusion of Corporate / M&A in the Chambers & Partners Ranking 2018 is particularly pleasing. In addition, the following top lawyers were again honoured as leading experts in their legal areas on the Austrian market:

JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien Österreich 2018/2019

SCWP Schindhelm was listed by JUVE among Austria's top 10 commercial law firms in 2018.

  • Banking and finance
  • corporate / M&A
  • Real estate and construction
  • EU and competition
  • Dispute resolution
  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Public procurement
  • Planning environment

Chambers Europe Ranking 2017 – SCWP Schindhelm recommended in five categories

In 2017, SCWP Schindhelm and its top lawyers were once again recognized as leading experts in their fields of law on the Austrian market.

The Legal 500 – Recommended Firm in Austria 2017

  • Banking and finance
  • Commercial, corporate and M&A
  • Dispute resolution
  • EU and competition
  • Insolvency and corporate recovery
  • Public law
  • Public procurement
  • Real estate and construction

JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien Österreich 2017/2018

SCWP Schindhelm was listed by JUVE among Austria's top 10 commercial law firms in 2017.

  • Banking and finance
  • corporate / M&A
  • Real estate and construction
  • EU and competition
  • Dispute resolution
  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Public procurement
  • Planning environment

IFLR1000 Financial and corporate guide 2018

  • M&A
  • Banking and finance
  • Capital markets

Acquisition International Awards 2017

  • Leading Mergers and Acquisitions Adviser of the Year – Austria
  • Leading Real Estate Adviser of the Year – Austria
  • Leading Adviser of the Year – Austria
  • Best Financial Disputes Firm – Austria
  • Most Outstanding Law Firm - Employment Law
  • Best for Residential Construction
  • Leading Cyber Adviser of the Year - Austria

Best Lawyers 2017

Top listed in Best Lawyers

Corporate LiveWire – Global Awards 2017

  • Excellence in Employment Law Services

CorporateIntl – Global Awards 2017

  • Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year - Austria

Wealth and Finance International 2017

  • Most Outstanding Law Firm - Austria
  • Best Investment financing Law Specialists - Austria
  • Best in Dispute Resolution
  • Most Outstanding in Funds - Austria

Global Law Experts 2017

  • Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year - Austria
  • Energy Law Firm of the Year - Austria

Lawyer International

  • Anti-Corruption Law Firm of the Year
  • Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year
  • Real Estate Law Firm of the Year
  • Data Protection Law Firm of the Year

Global 100

  • Best Full Service Business Law Firm of the Year

Chambers Europe Ranking 2016 – SCWP Schindhelm recommended in five categories

As in the previous year 2015, SCWP Schindhelm and its leading experts were recommended in their legal areas on the Austrian market.

The Legal 500 – Recommended Firm in Austria 2016

  • Banking and finance
  • Commercial, corporate and M&A
  • Dispute resolution
  • EU and competition
  • Insolvency and corporate recovery
  • Public law
  • Public procurement
  • Real estate and construction

JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien Österreich 2015/2016

SCWP Schindhelm was listed by JUVE among Austria's top 15 commercial law firms in 2016.

  • Bank- und Finanzrecht
  • Gesellschaftsrecht/M&A
  • Konfliktlösung / Prozessrecht
  • Schiedsverfahren und Mediation
  • Öffentliches Umwelt- und Planungsrecht
  • Vergaberecht

Acquisition International Awards 2016

  • Best Business Law Firm – Austria
  • Best M&A Law Firm - Europe
  • Recognised Leader in International M&A Transactions – Austria
  • Beste European Alternative Investment Law Firm
  • Top Real Estate Advisors – Austria
  • Best Finance Disputes Firm – Austria

Best Lawyers 2016

  • Top listed in Best Lawyers

Corporate LiveWire – Global Awards 2016

  • Excellence in Cross-Border Transactions
  • PPP Law Firm oft he Year – Austria

CorporateIntl – Global Awards 2016

  • Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Energy Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Wealth and Finance International 2016

  • Best European Alternative Investment Law Firm
  • Best Dispute Resolution Firm
  • European Corporate Top 100

SCWP Schindhelm recommended in five categories at Chambers Europe 2015

As in the previous year 2014, SCWP Schindhelm and its leading experts were recommended in their legal areas on the Austrian market.

The Legal 500 – Recommended Firm in Austria 2015

  • Administrative and public law
  • Banking and finance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Dispute resolution
  • EU and competition
  • Real estate

Corporate LiveWire Awards 2015

  • Most Outstanding M&A Law Firm – Austria

Worldwide Financial Advisor Awards 2015

  • Excellence Awards

Legal Comprehensive 2015

  • Law Award

ICFM Global Awards 2015

  • Top 250 Leading Firms Award
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Finance Monthly – Law Awards 2015

  • PPP Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Corporate LiveWire, Global Awards 2015

  • PPP Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Acquisition International Awards 2015

  • Overall Dispute Resolution Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Best in Onshore & Offshore Corporate Law – Austria

JUVE’s Guide for Business Law Firms Austria 2014/2015

  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Real Estate
  • Private Building Law
  • Public Environmental and Planning Law
  • Procurement Law

Lawyers World Global Awards 2014

  • Environmental Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Asset Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Leasing Law Firm of the Year – Austria

DealMakers End of Year Annual Awards 2014

  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Finance & Leasing Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Worldwide Financial Advisor Awards 2014

  • M&A Advisor of the Year – Austria
  • Real Estate Advisor of the Year – Austria
  • Corporate Law Advisor of the Year – Austria

Wealth & Finance International Awards 2014

  • Recognised Leader in Financial Management Team – Austria

Legal Comprehensive Golden Global Awards 2014

  • Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • M&A Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria

DealMakers Global Awards 2014

  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Austria & Labour Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Acquisition International Awards 2014

  • Best Dispute Resolution Law Firm – Austria
  • Overall Tax Law Firm of the Year – Austria

SCWP Schindhelm ranked in six categories at Chambers Europe 2014

As in the previous year 2013, the SCWP Schindhelm-Lawyers were named leading experts in their legal areas on the Austrian market.

Immanuel Gerstner was listed as one of the most outstanding 40 „up and coming“ lawyers that are appearing in the Chambers Europe guide for the first time. These lawyers are playing increasingly prominent roles at their firms and impressed with excellent client feedback.

ICFM Global Awards - Austria 2014

  • Real Estate Law Firm of the Year
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year
  • Environmental Law Firm of the Year

M&A International, „Global 100“ 2014

  • M&A Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Tax Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Real Estate Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Environmental Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Anti-Corruption Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • PPP Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Worldwide Financial Advisor Awards Magazine 2014

  • Banking & Investment Law Firm of the Year
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year

IFLR 1000 - Recommended Firm: Financial and corporate in Austria 2014

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Banking
  • Capital Markets

Finance Monthly Global Award 2014

  • PPP - Law Firm of the Year - Austria

Acquisition International, M&A Awards 2014

  • Private Partnership Firm of the Year – Austria

Acquisition International, Finance Awards 2014

  • Best Financial Management Team – Austria

The Legal 500 - Recommended Firm in Austria 2013

  • Banking and finance
  • Capital markets
  • Central and Eastern Europe
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Dispute resolution
  • Employment
  • Real estate and construction

JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien Österreich 2013/2014

  • Immobilienwirtschaftsrecht
  • Privates Baurecht
  • Gesellschaftsrecht / M&A
  • Bank- und Finanzrecht

Finance Monthly Global Award 2013

  • PPP - Law Firm of the Year - Austria
  • Information Technology - Law Firm of the Year - Austria

DealMakers Global Awards 2013

  • Corporate - Law Firm of the Year - Austria
  • M&A  - Law Firm of the Year - Austria
  • Banking & Finance - Law Firm of the Year - Austria

Acquisition International, M&A Awards 2013

  • Public/Private Foundation Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Private Partnership Firm of the Year – Austria

Acquisition International: Leading Adviser 2013

Corporate INTL, Legal Awards 2013

  • Data Protection Law Firm of the Year in Austria
  • PPP Law Firm of the Year in Austria
  • Anti-Corruption Law Firm of the Year in Austria
  • Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year in Austria

Corporate LiveWire, Global Awards 2013

  • PPP Law Firm of the Year – Austria

ICFM, Global Awards 2013

  • Best Litigation & Arbitration Law Firm of the Year – Austria 

  • Best Corporate & Project Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria 

  • Best M&A Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Best Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Best Real Estate Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Finance Monthly - Law Awards 2013 Winner

  • Information Technology Law Firm of the Year – Hungary
  • PPP Law Firm of the Year – Austria

M&A International, „Global 100“ 2013

  • M&A Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Tax Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Real Estate Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Environmental Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Anti-Corruption Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • PPP Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Lawyers World Global Awards 2013

  • M&A Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Austria

DealMakers Country Awards 2013

  • Antitrust Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • M&A Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Real Estate Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Austria
  • Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Austria

Three Global Law Experts Practice Area Awards 2013

  • PPP Law Firm of the Year in Austria
  • Data Protection Law Firm of the Year in Austria
  • Anti-Corruptions Law Firm of the Year in Austria

Ben Thomas – Global Law Experts: “During the recommendations stage we received over 27,000 responses from business directors, in-house legal counsel, independent law firms, high net-worth individuals, bar associations, visitors to the GLE website and LinkedIn users. These recommendations were combined with GLE’s own independent research in order to create a shortlist of firms for each award.”

GLE is a leading online resource for locating specialist legal advisers for the services required by businesses, investors and individuals, the website has shown double digit user growth month on month since inception with currently over 87,000 registered users utilising the service.

Saxinger, Chalupsky & Partner awarded as “Recommended Firm 2013” by IFLR1000

Research: Conducted annually between February and June, the IFLR1000 research process incorporates face-to-face and telephone interviews with in-house, corporate counsel and private practice partners; deal information submissions; and third party sources (including our sister publication the International Financial Law Review magazine). Rankings are awarded on the basis of the following qualitative criteria: complexity of deals; innovation; quality of service; and cross-border capability.

IFLR1000: Compiled by a team of dedicated legal journalists based in New York, London and Hong Kong, the IFLR1000 is the only publication of its kind to focus on the leading law firms for corporate finance worldwide. Core practice areas include: Bank lending / regulatory; Capital markets; Restructuring and insolvency; M&A; Private equity; Project finance and EU Competition.

AI Legal Awards 2012: Four category wins

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partners Rechtsanwälte GmbH has won the “Acquisition International (AI) Legal Award in the following categories:

  • Austrian Competition Law Firm of the Year
  • Austrian Compliance Law Firm of the Year
  • Austrian Legal Consultants of the Year
  • Austrian Public/Private Law Firm of the Year

Acquisition International (AI) is a monthly magazine by AI Global Media Ltd, a publishing house that has reinvigorated corporate finance news and reporting. Circulation is just over 53,000.

ACQ Finance Magazine Law Awards 2012: Six category wins

  • Austria - Real Estate Law Firm of the Year
  • Austria - Banking and Finance Law Firm of the Year
  • Austria - Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year
  • Austria - Corporate and M&A Law Firm of the Year
  • Austria - Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year
  • Austria - Employment Law Firm of the Year

The ACQ Law Awards set out to recognise the achievements of those law firms, teams and individuals who are responding most successfully to the demands being placed on them in the new post-recession business environment.

Serving the finance sector since 2003, ACQ Finance Magazine provides global audience of over 50,000+ subscribers with the information behind the headlines.
The magazine is intended for CEO’s & CFOs as well as other corporate finance and private equity executives from all corners of the globe. ACQ magazine is now supported by the ACQ5 news portal.

Saxinger, Chalupsky & Partner announced as Lawyers World Law Firm of the Year 2012

Kate Jackson - Lawyers World Magazine: “We recognize and salute the organizations & advisers that have performed to exceptional levels during the most difficult period that the global economy has experienced for decades. I am pleased to announce Saxinger, Chalupsky & Partner as a Lawyers World Law Firm of the Year 2012.“

Awarded in eight categories by M&A International

  • Law Firm of the Year – Mergers & Acquisitions – Austria
  • Law Firm of the Year – Tax - Austria
  • Law Firm of the Year – Banking & Finance – Austria
  • Law Firm of the Year – Real Estate – Austria
  • Law Firm of the Year – Corporate – Austria
  • Law Firm of the Year – Environmental - Austria
  • Law Firm of the Year – Anti-Corruption - Austria
  • Law Firm of the Year – PPP – Austria

David Wakefield - M&A International: “In summary, in the current incredibly challenging times, the M&A International Annual Awards programs provide a benchmark of the very best of the best industry leaders, exemplary teams and distinguished organisations, based on the simple principles of veracity, accuracy and insight.”

DealMakers ‘End of Year’ Annual Awards 2012

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner was announced as a winner in in the DealMakers ‘End of Year’ Annual Awards 2012 campaign: Law Firm of the Year – M&A, Real Estate, Banking & Finance and Corporate – Austria.

“DealMakers Monthly” reports to its 80,000 readers, on topics from, among others, the areas of M&A transactions, management buyouts, refinancing, venture financing and privatisations.

Finance Monthly Law Awards 2012: Winner in the category of PPP Law Firm of the Year - Austria

Andrew Palmer – Finance Monthly Magazine: „The role of corporate lawyers cannot be underestimated, they have been at the very heart of the global recovery and their day to day involvement is vital to ensure the legality of commercial transactions and provide advice to corporations on their legal rights and duties. The successful firms innovate and stay fleet of foot to meet the changing business climate head on. The 2012 Finance Monthly law awards recognises all those firms and individuals that have dedicated their resources to innovation, built on their depth of expertise and performed outstandingly over the year.“

Global Award: “Anti-Corruption Law, Firm of the Year 2012 - Austria” (Corporate INTL)

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner has been successfully chosen as the winner of the 2012 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award for the category: Anti-Corruption Law, Firm of the Year 2012 - Austria.

The nomination, research and judging process has taken a full 12 months and included business leaders, investors and advisers around the world, inviting them to nominate winners for categories.

„Prestigious 2012 M&A Award“ (ICFM)

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner has been successfully chosen as the winner of the „Prestigious 2012 M&A Award“. James Turner, InterContinental Finance: “We award those who in times of great financial hardship have shone brighter than others, to excel within their field.“

InterContinental Finance Magazine (ICFM) is a well respected industry publication with a global reputation and a readership of over 158,000 individuals.

Global Leading Firms Top Tier Rankings 2012: „ Law Firm of the Year M&A, Real Estate, Banking & Finance and Corporate - Austria “ (DealMakers Monthly)

Louise Hudson, DealMakers Monthly: “The DealMakers – Global Leading Firms - Top Tier Rankings – 2012 campaign is created via a thorough, Global poll of the readership, which asks the voting readers to put forward nominations for those firms that are, in their opinion Top Tier, Global Leading firms within a specific area of specialization.

The votes received and internally assessed by our Editors, and externally assessed by a panel of judges, who have been chosen for their experience and knowledge of the industry, provide a comprehensive list of those firms globally that are truly Top Tier, and in essence set the benchmark for all others to follow.”

Law Awards 2012: „2012 Leading Labour, Banking and M&A law Firm of the Year“ (ICFM)

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner has been successfully chosen as the winner of the „Law Awards 2012“ for the category: 2012 Leading Labour, Banking and M&A law Firm of the Year;

InterContinental Finance Magazine (ICFM) is a well respected industry publication with a global reputation and a readership of over 158,000 individuals.

Global Banking Awards 2012: „Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year – Austria“ (ICFM)

James Turner, InterContinental Finance: “The InterContinental Finance Magazine 2012 Global Awards are designed to celebrate those firms that have not only survived the past 12 months but have flourished. These firms will have excelled over their competitors because of their continued quality of advice, customer service and business prowess.“

InterContinental Finance Magazine (ICFM) is a well respected industry publication with a global reputation and a readership of over 158,000 individuals.

Country Awards 2012: „ Law Firm of the Year M&A, Real Estate, Banking & Finance and Corporate - Austria “ (Lawyers World)

John Anderson, Lawyers World Magazine: “The Lawyers World Country Awards 2012 recognize a select number of leading professional firms, across the globe, for their individual areas of specialization, within their geographical location.”

“Data Protection Law, Firm of the Year – Austria” 2012 (Corporate INTL)

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner has been successfully chosen as the winner of the 2012 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award for the category: Data Protection Law, Firm of the Year in Austria.

The nomination, research and judging process has taken a full 12 months and included business leaders, investors and advisers around the world, inviting them to nominate winners for categories.

AI M&A Awards 2012: “Environmental Law Firm of the Year – Austria” (Acquisition International)

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partners Rechtsanwälte GmbH has won the “Acquisition International (AI) M&A Award - Environmental Law Firm of the Year - Austria”. Kathryn Turner, Chief Coordinator, of the AI M&A Awards, underlined the core strengths of the winners: “During times of economic uncertainty many fail, however the AI M&A winners have defeated the odds and come into their own. The talent, ingenuity and down-right hard work of all of our winners, in what is still a very competitive market, is living proof that good business can still be done”.

Acquisition International (AI) is a monthly magazine by AI Global Media Ltd, a publishing house that has reinvigorated corporate finance news and reporting. Circulation is just over 53,000. The magazine is a key tool for CEO’s currently researching the market to build the right deal team to help with the acquisition process and prepare their company for sale.

„Global Banking Awards 2012“ (ICFM)

Carlos Fletcher, InterContinental Finance: “The Global Banking Awards programme is the result of months of research after numerous requests from our readership, who rely on InterContinental Finance Magazine for precise and conclusive information when making decisions on whom to partner during financial transactions of all sizes. This accolade is given to Saxinger, Chalupsky & Partner as a direct result of extensive research and analysis carried out by our team of editors in conjunction with industry professionals, banking executives and equity providers.“

InterContinental Finance Magazine (ICFM) is a well respected industry publication with a global reputation and a readership of over 158,000 individuals.

Two ACQ Global Awards 2012 (ACQ Magazine)

ACQ, a premier global M&A magazine, recognizes Saxinger Chalupsky & Partners as MOST TRUSTED LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR, AUSTRIA and BANKING LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR, AUSTRIA.

Launched in 2004, ACQ magazine is one of the most respected publications servicing the corporate finance sector. ACQ asked its readership to nominate companies that warranted special recognition for their commitment to excellence and quality on a global scale.

“The winners represent the very best in their field from around the world and the business law firm Saxinger Chalupsky & Partners truly deserves accolades,” said Jake Robson, Editor in Chief of ACQ.

„Annual Banking Award 2012“ (DealMakers Monthly)

Phil Perchard, DealMakers Monthly: “The DealMakers Annual Banking Awards 2012 recognize a select number of leading Banks and those firms working in an advisory capacity within the Banking sector, across the globe, for their areas of specialization, within their geographical location. I am pleased to announce the business law firm Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner as a winner in the DealMakers Annual Banking Awards 2012, in the category of Law Firm of the Year – Banking & Finance – Austria.

Leading Lawyer Award 2012: „M&A, Real Estate, Banking & Finance and Corporate – Austria“ (Lawyers World)

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner (SCWP Schindhelm) was presented as a winner of the „Leading Lawyer Awards 2012 – M&A, Real Estate, Banking & Finance and Corporate – Austria“ by Lawyers World Magazine. Lawyers World Magazine is an established global corporate law reporting publication reaching out to a variety of readers to include CEO/CFO - Banks, Corporate Lawyers and Venture Capital/Private Equity Companies to name a few. With a printed and electronic distribution to over 95,700 individuals each month, the readership is one of the largest in this space.

Kate Jackson, Lawyers World Magazine: „In summary, for a firm and individual to be awarded a winner in the Lawyers World – Leading Lawyer Awards – 2012 campaign there needs to be evidence of unquestionable ability, endorsed with positive comments from both clients and peers.“

"Recommended by The Legal 500" (The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East & Africa 2012)

David Burgess, Publishing Director, The Legal 500:

„The Legal 500 Series, now in its 25th year, is widely acknowledged as the world’s largest legal referral guide. This year, more than 250,000 in-house counsel and lawyers have been surveyed and interviewed globally. The Legal 500 is an independent guide, and firms and individuals are recommended purely on merit.

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partners has been recommended in the following 8 practice areas in Austria:

  • Real estate and construction
  • Banking and finance
  • Capital markets - Other recommended firms
  • Central and Eastern Europe
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Dispute resolution
  • Employment - Other recommended firms
  • Tax

Weitere Informationen: http://www.legal500.com/firms/11077/offices/16189

„Global Leading Firm -‘Top Tier’ 2012“ (Lawyers World)

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner is awarded as being a ‘Top Tier Firm’ within the Lawyers World – 2012 – Global Leading Firms ‘Top Tier Rankings’ campaign.

Kate Jackson, Lawyers World Magazine: „The votes received and internally assessed by our Editors, and externally assessed by a panel of judges, who have been chosen for their experience and knowledge of the industry, provide a comprehensive list of those firms that are truly ‘Top Tier’ and in essence set the benchmark for all others to follow.“

„M&A Advisory Firm of the Year, Austria“ (Finance Monthly Global Awards 2012)

Finance Monthly is an international publication which provides news, insight, comment and analysis on funds, corporate tax, mergers & acquisitions and private equity. Written for the corporate reader, Finance Monthly examines the driving forces that affect the corporate world from a financial view point month by month.

„Country Award 2012“ (DealMakers Monthly)

Richard Stanford, DealMakers Monthly: “The DealMakers Country Awards 2012 campaign provides our global readership with a comprehensive guide to those firms that are noted for demonstrating a consistently high level of ability, within those Countries that the monthly publication reaches, whilst ensuring they are kept well informed as to who the firms of note are, thus ensuring those Award winning firms receive appropriate recognition and acknowledgement.“

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner wins „ICFM Continent Awards 2012“

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner was presented as a winner of the „Continent Awards 2012“ by „InterContinental Finance Magazine“ (ICFM).

James Turner, InterContinental Finance Magazine:
„2012 will be a turning point for many companies across the globe. Over the past year some firms have ceased to exist, some have kept their heads down and purely survived and others have grown stronger as a result of hard work, focused client service and increased product availability.”

Lawyers World Annual Jurisdiction Awards 2012 Winner: Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner

John Anderson, Lawyers World:
„The Lawyers World Annual Jurisdiction Awards exist to showcase those firms, and individuals, that continually provide the client with an outstanding level of service, demonstrating an incredibly high degree of ability, whilst delivering the outstanding results that are synonymous with firms and individuals of this calibre.“

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner was awarded two „Global Awards 2012“

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner received the "DealMakers Global Award 2012" by the DealMakers Monthly Magazine and the “Lawyers World Global Awards 2012” by the magazine „Lawyers World“.

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner awarded „2011 Leading Mergers & Acquisition Law Firm Of The Year - Austria”

In the category „Mergers & Acqiusitions (M&A), Austria“, Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner was awarded „Law Firm Of The Year 2011“ by „InterContinental Finance Magazine (ICFM)“.
The monthly trade magazine “ICFM” offers its 90,000+ readers current reports and assessments on international financial market transactions.

DealMakers Country Award 2011 for Saxinger, Chalupsky & Partner

With its “Country Awards 2011”, the magazine “DealMakers Monthly” paid tribute to selected leading companies in different categories and countries around the world.
“DealMakers Monthly” reports to its 80,000 readers, on topics from, among others, the areas of M&A transactions, management buyouts, refinancing, venture financing and privatisations.

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner receives Law Award 2011

In the category “Public Procurement, Austria”, SCWP was presented with the “Law Award 2011” by the British magazine “Finance Monthly” and was chosen as the “Law Firm of the Year 2011”.
Around 4,200 readers of the trade journal “Finance Monthly” participated in the vote and presented the awards to law firms who have managed to maintain their positions even in the currently difficult period of the global economy and demonstrate particularly outstanding services in their specialist area.
The trade journal “Finance Monthly” is devoted to international topics from the areas of M&A, IPOs, venture capital and financing. Its 50,000+ subscribers are located primarily in Europe, North America and Asia.

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner given “Highly Commended - Top Tier 2011”

“Saxinger Chalupsky und Partner” was presented by the international financial journal “InterContinental Finance Magazine” with the “Highly Commended - Top Tier 2011” award.
The monthly trade magazine “ICFM” offers its 90,000+ readers current reports and assessments on international financial market transactions.

Saxinger Chalupsky & Partner awarded „PPP Law Firm of the Year in Austria 2010”

SCWP was awarded “Law Firm of the Year 2010” in the category “Private Public Partnership (PPP), Austria” by the “Corporate INTL” journal.

“Corporate INTL“ is firmly established as one of the leading monthly specialist journals for business leaders, professional advisors and financial investors all over the the world – with about 70,000 readers.