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Briem Baumgartner Rechtsanwälte GmbH, the Briem Baumgartner Law Office, advises clients in commercial law matters. The firm was founded in 1992 by Dr. Robert Briem. Our clients include large industrial companies, small and medium private companies and individuals.

We focus on providing solution-oriented services with fast response times. An entrepreneurial point of view is part of our legal services.


The Briem Baumgartner Law Office advises clients in the main areas of commercial law. These include in particular:

Austrian Foundation law

  • Establishment of private foundations and funds according to the BStFG (Federal Endowment and Fund Act)
  • Formation and amendment of foundation declarations
  • Appointment and dismissal of executive bodies
  • Company register and non-contentious proceedings

Inheritance and Succession law

  • Wills
  • Lasting powers of attorney
  • Legacies
  • Company succession in family businesses
  • Strategy processes and family constitution

Corporate law and corporate restructuring

  • Establishment of companies, amendment of articles of association
  • dissolution, liquidation and deletion of companies
  • Appointment and dismissal of corporate bodies
  • Syndicate agreements
  • Capital increases and decreases
  • Mergers, transformations, contributions, mergers, real divisions and demergers
  • Corporate governance
  • Cross-border reorganizations
  • Company register and non-contentious proceedings

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Due Diligence Reports
  • Mergers
  • Contract negotiations and drafting
  • Purchase and assignment agreements for company shares

Real Estate Law

  • Real estate purchase contracts
  • Sale and donation of real estate and condominiums
  • Fiduciary processing of real estate transactions and land registry proceedings
  • Rental and lease agreements


  • Litigation before civil courts and the European Court of Human Rights
  • Civil disputes
  • Corporate disputes
  • Restraining orders
20. June 2023 in Uncategorized, Robert Briem

Zu den Kriterien der gerichtlichen Genehmigung nach § 17 Abs 5 PSG, GesRZ 2023, 126-130

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1. February 2023 in Uncategorized, Robert Briem

Rezension, Stiftungsmanagement, 2. Auflage (Katharina Müller/Martin Melzer, Hrsg), JBl 2022, 65 – 66

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9. May 2023 in Eva Baumgartner, Uncategorized

Zur Auslegung von Stiftungserklärungen, GesRZ 2023, 17-25

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27. October 2021 in Eva Baumgartner, Uncategorized

Baumgartner/Gutbrunner, Das Auskunftsrecht nach Art 15 DSGVO (Stand 16.3.2020, Lexis Briefings in

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A-1010 Wien

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