Former Haslinger/Nagele Partner Michael Magerl and Associate Bettina Kranawetter have joined Schoenherr, and on September 1, 2020 Magerl will become Managing Partner of the firm's office in Linz.
Michael Magerl studied law at the University of Vienna completed his legal clerkship in the judicial district of the Higher Regional Court Vienna. He began his career in private practice in 2004, and in 2006 he obtained a Master’s degree in Commercial Law and International Trade at the Durham University. He joined Haslinger/Nagele in 2007.
Schoenherr’s Managing Partner Michael Lagler commented that, "with Michael Magerl we welcome an experienced partner and excellent manager for our recently opened office in Linz. Michael is known for his professional expertise and many years of experience, including in the areas of transaction, banking and restructuring law, far beyond the borders of Upper Austria. He is a significant asset to Schoenherr and especially the Linz office."
"It is a unique opportunity to be able to drive forward the expansion of the relatively new Linz office of such a renowned, international law firm," said Magerl. "Our strengthened team in Linz will further expand its position in the Upper Austrian market."
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