For more than thirty years LAW OFFICES DR. F. SCHWANK provides legal, tax and advisory services of bespoke high quality for the international business community, international organisations and select private clients, known multinational corporations and institutions with operations or interests both in Austria and abroad.

The wide range of services is provided by a team of lawyers qualified in Austria and/or in various foreign jurisdictions, supported by experienced business administrators, accountants and financial specialists. The languages spoken in the firm include English, German, French, Turkish, Bulgarian and Spanish.

This multi-jurisdictional approach to legal services, unique for Austria, was developed by Dr. Friedrich SCHWANK at the request of and in close co-operation with corporate counsel of leading multinational and global companies.

In addition, LAW OFFICES DR. F. SCHWANK makes the best use of the geographic, tax and strategic advantages of Vienna as a base for clients doing business in the emerging markets of Russia, Eastern Europe and the Asian ECO countries.

LAW OFFICES DR. F. SCHWANK is ranked by Euromoney Research as one of the Austrian law firms most frequently used by the general counsel of Europe’s largest companies. The office has a network of partner law firms from all over the world.

Co-operation agreements with more than 200 legal and accountancy firms across the globe are available to serve the clients of the firm.

The focus of our work lies in the areas of setting up subsidiaries and companies for foreign investors, international taxation, transport law / aviation law, consulting activities for foreign executives / international public servants, international inheritance law – common law countries, in particular australia, international organisations / non for profit organisations, investment arbitrations, real estate law, start-ups and many more.