Wolf Theiss Founding Partner Andreas Theiss has received the Golden Medal of Merit for the Republic of Austria, one of the highest state awards in the country.
The award was presented by the President of the Higher Regional Court of Vienna, Gerhard Jelinek.
Waltraud Berger, Vice-President of the Higher Regional Court of Vienna, underlined Theiss' commitment to Austria in his speech.
Erik Steger, Managing Partner Wolf Theiss, commented: "Andreas Theiss has always been a visionary and he has kept his interest in innovative ideas unchanged," and added that Theiss’ example has a motivating effect on the entire firm.
This was not Theiss’ first Golden Medal of Merit. In 2017 he received the award for deals in strategic consulting and for his support of international projects. He also received CEE Legal Matters' Market Maker Award for Austria on June 1, 2017 (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on June 6, 2017).