Erwin is the CEE Head of Real Estate & Construction and the head of our Prague and Brno offices. He also works for national and international clients on the full range of corporate matters. He has a focus on M&A transactions particularly in the consumer & retail and healthcare industries.
Erwin focuses on international real estate transactions, but also has in-depth knowledge of development agreements, in particular, those based on FIDIC rules. He is a member of a number of legal and industry groups in the Czech Republic, including the renowned Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Erwin is Vice-President of the Real Estate Commission at the Union Internationale des Advocats (UIA) and often speaks at various real estate conferences. He heads four of our legal service or sector groups in the region: Real estate & infrastructure; Environment, planning & regulatory; Energy; and Hotels & leisure. Clients benefit from his rare depth of experience across these major legal and industry areas.
|Since 2007||Partner, Taylor Wessing e|n|w|c|
|Since 2005||Entrusted attorney, Austrian embassy, Prague|
|2000 – 2007||Attorney, Taylor Wessing e|n|w|c|
|1994 – 2000||Associate, Balcar, Polanský & spol|
|2000||Admitted to the bar, Czech Republic|
|1995||Doctoral degree, University of Salzburg, Austria|
|1988 – 1994||Law studies, University of Salzburg, Austria|
Numerous articles in legal publications as well as newspapers and economic magazines
Czech Bar Association
Union Internationale des Advocats
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
The 2017 FIDIC Suite
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