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Banking & Finance


Law firm for banking law & financial law

CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz’s banking and finance law team consists of dedicated experts who assist our clients in legal and tax matters with regard to transactions, regulatory issues and all other banking and financial issues. We are an experienced and well-known business partner who—in cooperation with other CMS experts from other European countries—has been directly involved in many ground-breaking developments and transactions in Europe.

Financial Law: Legal advice for banks and financial service providers

Our goal is to always be one step ahead of market developments and to establish a lasting business relationship with our clients. In order to ensure the long-term success of your company, first-class project management and specialist knowledge go hand in hand. Expertise, diligence and innovation over the entire spectrum of banking contract law and banking supervisory law are indispensable for comprehensive legal advice. Our advice therefore spans the following areas:

  • financing transactions:
    • acquisition financing,
    • real estate financing,
    • project financing,
    • asset finance and leasing,
    • structured financing and securitisation, and
    • loan portfolio transactions;
  • banking supervision law;
  • corporate restructuring and reorganisation;
  • litigation in the financial sector; and
  • capital markets law.

Banking law—not just for banks

No matter which industry you’re in—recognising trends in the banking and financial sector at an early stage is crucial for your company’s success. Our team of experts therefore advises you on:

  • Austrian and international banks and insurance companies;
  • International Financial Institutions (IFIs) and Development Finance Institutions (DFIs);
  • mutual funds;
  • issuing banks, stockbrokers and financial advisors;
  • major national and multinational borrowers and issuers; and
  • finance providers and equipment leasing.

Comprehensive European expertise in banking and finance law

Our network consists of over 500 attorneys in Europe who specialise in banking and finance law and who have repeatedly proven their European-wide know-how over many years of cooperation.

Whether you are looking for local advice or want to make use of our cross-border expertise, our lawyers guarantee seamless guidance. We put together tailor-made teams for you that optimally meet your requirements.

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    Capital Markets

    Legal questions regarding capital markets are of concern to investors and issuers alike. At the same time, the ever-increasing number of new EU directives and their implementation under domestic law means that the raising of capital is an increasingly complex issue. This makes our deep and comprehensive expertise in this specialist field particularly relevant, expertise which we have accumulated over many years, both in debt/equity and derivatives transactions.

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