Mariella Kapoun and Georg Gutfleisch have become Partners at CMS in Austria, while Amela Zrt and Ivan Kranjec have become Partners at CMS in Slovenia, as part of the firm's latest promotion round.
Kapoun and Gutfleisch both focus on real estate, construction, and transactions. Kapoun has been with CMS since 2016. Before that, she spent a year with Cerha Hempel.
Gutfleisch has been with CMS since 2020. Before that, he spent four and a half years with Brandl Talos and, earlier, two years with DLA Piper.
According to CMS, Zrt is a labor and data protection law expert. She has been with CMS's Ljubljana office for seven and a half years. Before that, she spent two years with Kraljic and, earlier, over a year and a half with Rojs Peljhan Prelesnik & Partners.
Kranjec is the Head of Tax at CMS in Slovenia. He has been with the firm since 2014. Before that, he spent two years with PwC, four years with BDO, and just under a year with Vonda.
"Each new partner has demonstrated a strong commitment to the interests of our clients and the legal profession," Managing Partners Guenther Hanslik and Johannes Juranek commented. "The current promotions reflect not only professional achievement, but also the firm's continued investment in our team members. We look forward to the next steps in the careers of Mariella, Georg, Amela, and Ivan. Their dedication, expertise, and innovative thinking embody the values we cherish at CMS."