For ten consecutive years, Schoenherr has topped the Austrian Mergermarket M&A league tables and maintained its position as the leading M&A legal advisor in its home market. Based on the comprehensive Mergermarket deal data for 2017, Schoenherr is again No 1 in terms of the number of qualifying M&A transactions in Austria. Leading business intelligence provider Mergermarket compiled M&A transaction information from 2017, including details of the financial and legal advisors involved. According to Mergermarket’s ranking criteria, Schoenherr outperformed the other 85 law firms in the ranking by advising on 24 Austria-related deals worth in total exceeding EUR 10.8 bln.
“Looking back on a decade of stellar performance on the Austrian M&A market, we are excited to be recognised for advising on many of the most significant transactions in the country,” commented Alexander Popp, Schoenherr partner and head of the corporate/m&a practice group. “As the go-to legal advisor in complex transactions and commercial matters, we will continue providing our clients with excellent, tailor-made advice that is straight to the point,” concluded Popp.