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Kai Ruckelshausen

Attorney-at-Law for Banking and Finance

CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz
Rechtsanwälte GmbH
Gauermanngasse 2
1010 Vienna
Languages German, English

Field of activity

Kai Ruckelshausen is an attorney-at-law specialising banking and finance. He is also active in corporate law/M&A.

He has already gained extensive experience in banking consulting through close cooperation with some of the largest Austrian banks. In the area of banking & finance, he specialises in the refinancing and restructuring of loans, as well as acquisitions and project financing. His activities include national as well as international projects with a focus on CEE.

Previous professional experience/training

Kai Ruckelshausen has been with CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz since 2013. He completed his law studies in 2012 specialising in corporate law at the University of Vienna, where he is currently completing his doctorate. In 2017 he received his LLM at Columbia Law School in New York where he continued to focus on finance and wrote his dissertation under the supervision of a renowned professor in law and finance theory.

His secondment to Siemens and supporting start-ups during his studies provided him with further valuable insights into business processes.

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  • 2012 - Study of Law, University of Vienna
  • 2017 – Columbia Law School, New York, Honors: Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • 2017 – New York Bar Exam
  • 2018 – Austrian Bar Exam (with very good success)
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