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Sanela Fürstenberg

Attorney-at-Law for Corporate/M&A

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

Area of expertise

Sanela Fürstenberg works as an attorney-at-law at CMS in Vienna and is a member of the Corporate Transactions/M&A Team. She advises national and international clients in all areas of corporate and company law, private equity transactions as well as national and international restructurings and M&A transactions. Sanela Fürstenberg mainly advises national and international companies and start-ups in the clean energy, infrastructure and leisure sectors. She is particularly interested in the compatibility, in both the national and international arenas, of traditional corporate and company law with innovative industry developments.

Due to her previous work experience in one of the leading infrastructure companies in Europe, Sanela Fürstenberg has developed a deep understanding of her clients’ needs from a commercial perspective – a quality that enables her to master complex legal situations to the benefit of her clients’ interests. In addition, she speaks German, English and Serbian and Romanian, which sharply sets her apart in cross-border transactions, especially in the CEE-region.

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  •  2020 – Master of Laws (LL.M.). International and European Business Law, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
  • 2020 – Austrian bar exam
  • 2014 – Master of Laws, University of Vienna, Austria
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