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Mariella Kapoun

Attorney-at-law for real estate law

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

Field of activity

Mariella Kapoun is an attorney-at-law specializing in real estate and construction law, hotels and leisure industry as well as litigation and arbitration. In particular, she advises national and international clients in real estate transactions, in the areas of tenancy law, condominium law, property development and construction contract law as well as insolvency and corporate law. One focus is also the impact of new technologies, digitalization and blockchain. Her activities also include representation in court and administrative proceedings.

Previous professional experience / training

Before Mariella Kapoun began working at CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz, she was an associate at a major Viennese law firm. She passed the bar exam with distinction in 2017..


Mariella Kapoun regularly gives lectures in the field of real estate and construction law.

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Memberships & Roles

  • Board member of the association of lawyers (Juristenverband)
  • Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP)
  • Austrian Society for Construction Law and Construction Industry (ÖGEBAU)
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Lectures list

  • FH Vienna - Property development (drafting of planning and construction contracts)
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  • 2017 - Bar Exam (with distinction)
  • 2014 - University of Vienna, Mag. iur
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