The Firm: Brauneis Klauser Praendl (bkp) is one of the Austria's leading business law firms. We are known to provide clients with high-profile services along with efficient and target-oriented advice. Due to the size of our firm we are able to advise and represent clients in all aspects of business law. Our firm is appreciated not only for its legal expertise but also for our lawyers' hard work, commitment, and availability. When advising clients, we consider it a matter of course to take into consideration their economic background and entrepreneurial goals. We regularly assume an active role in carrying out projects and conducting negotiations on behalf of our clients. Whether we are advising clients on structuring issues, due diligence reviews, contract negotiations, litigation, or insolvency proceedings: We strive to find the best solutions for our clients. Our clients: Our clients are comprised of domestic and foreign corporations, including multinational corporations, headquarters of Austrian based international groups, medium-sized businesses, associations, private foundations, interest groups, and public sector companies. Due to our long standing relationships with clients, we have acquired specific knowledge of various industries. International Orientation: bkp's orientation is distinctly international. Far more than fifty percent of our revenue is generated by activities undertaken in an international context, such as handling international transactions. Due to our international network of renowned law firms in more than 100 countries around the world we have access to highly knowledgeable contacts all over the world; a definite advantage when working out international deals. Complex cross-border transactions or the simultaneous creation of legal structures in several countries, particularly in CEE countries, are supervised and supported beyond national boundaries by an internationally experienced, multi-disciplinary team. Commitment to publishing/lecturing: In order to be able to provide counsel that is fast and pragmatic, but always precise and up to date with the latest legal developments, bkp supports its lawyers’ dedication to academic work. bkp’s publications, including comprehensive commentaries on central areas of Austrian and European law, are very well received and reputable. We actively promote our lawyers’ education and professional training and hold legal courses, lectures and seminars on a regular basis. bkp’s lawyers frequently serve as guest lecturers and adjunct professors at renowned universities and law schools in Austria and abroad.