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Michael Barnert

Barnert Egermann Illigasch - Vienna

Michael Barnert - Barnert Egermann Illigasch
  • Rosenbursenstrasse 2
  • Vienna, Vienna, Austria
  • A-1010

Profile submitted by Michael Barnert

Practice Areas

Has particular experience in corporate law, public and private M&A transactions, joint ventures, restructuring, energy law and related matters.

Professional Memberships

Vienna Bar Association, IBA, Lexwork.


Co-founded present firm in 2004. Began career as an associate with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in their Vienna and Brussels offices (1997-2003).


Co-author of several corporate law text books such as 'Directors' Liabilities in Case of Insolvency' (Kluwer 1999), 'Der Aufsichtsrat / The Austrian Supervisory Board' (Linde 2005), 'Societas Europaea, A Practitioners' Guide in German/English' (Manz 2005).


Born 1971. University of Vienna (Mag. jur. 1993, Dr. jur. 2000); College of Europe, Bruges (LLM 1996). Speaks German, English and French.