Private Sector


Binder Grösswang

Binder Grösswang is one of the leading law firms in Austria. For more than 50 years, clients have relied on their expertise and their sharp focus on essentials to support them in dealing with legal challenges. The team comprises a total of more than 100 highly specialised legal experts. Binder Grösswang is one of the pioneers of Digital Law, their Digital Law Competence Centre bundles relevant work experience across teams and practice areas, thus facilitating a general and cross-cutting view of legal aspects in digitalisation. This also comes with quite intensive research and publication activities, including, amongst other things, their book "Digital Law" (LexisNexis). It is also the framework for the close cooperation between the law firm and the Department in matters of digitalisation.

Future Law

Future-Law and the Department of Innovation and Digitalisation in Law cooperate on a list of topics concerning legal tech and evolution of legal profession. Partners regularly participate in each other’s events such as Future Law´s annual "Legal Tech Conference Vienna". Other joint events: here (DE), here (DE), here (DE), here.

GEISTWERT- Attorneys at Law - The Viennese Center for Intellectual Property, IT and Technology

GEISTWERT and the Department of Innovation and Digitalisation in Law cooperate regurlarly on organizing the "Legal Startup Day". The goal of this event is to bring legal tech experts from different fields together and discuss on how technology can change the legal sector and exchange ideas. Website entries for the previous events are here and here (in German).

Legal Tech Initiative Austria

The Legal Tech Initiative Austria (LTIA) aims to raise awareness regarding the effects on the legal industry due to technological change. The Department and LTIA first and foremost cooperate on events. You may find further information on joint endeavours here, here.

Schönherr – Attorneys at Law

Schoenherr is a leading full service law firm with a footprint in Central and Eastern Europe supporting local and international companies in complex commercial matters. We are proud to have Hon.-Prof. Dr. Guido Kucsko, who also serves as a partner at Schönherr, being affiliated with our Department. Besides, Schönherr and the Department organize various events together. Due to their involvement in the Legal Tech Hub Vienna as one of its founding members, there are various touchpoints between Schönherr and the Department. Events: here.