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We practise in Austria through Fieldfisher Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG registered with number FN 605814d in the commercial register at Commercial Court Vienna (“Handelsgericht Wien”).  The office is located at located at Rotenturmstraße 5-9, 1010 Vienna.

Our ADVM-Code is: P120719.

Fieldfisher Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG is registered for VAT in Austria under VAT number ATU79498009.

All of our Austrian lawyers and trainee lawyers (Rechtsanwaltsanwärter) are subject to supervision by the Bar Association of Vienna (Rechtsanwaltskammer Wien). The permission to practise is subject to the Rechtsanwaltsordnung. The Guidelines for practising are “Richtlinien für die Ausübung des Rechtsanwaltsberufes”, and the “Disziplinarstatut der Rechtsanwälte und Rechtsanwaltsanwärter”. The relevant legislation governing fees is contained in the Austrian Statute on Lawyers' Tariffs (“Rechtsanwaltstarifgesetz”) and the General Criteria for Lawyers' Fees (“Allgemeine Honorar-Kriterien”). The respective provisions and guidelines are available under

All our Austrian lawyers have complied with the specific requirements in order to practise as lawyers in Austria. No formal appointment by a public authority is required.

The Website is owned and operated by Fieldfisher LLP, a firm of Solicitors, whose address is Riverbank House,  2 Swan Lane, London  EC4R 3TT.  Fieldfisher Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG is the owner of any media content on the website relating to the Austrian office.  The business purpose of Fieldfisher Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG is to practise law and provide legal services.