Dr. Clemens Völkl
Dr. Clemens Völkl
is a partner and advises in the areas of
Clemens Völkl studied in Vienna, London and Stockholm. He was an assistant at the Institute for Civil Law at the University of Vienna for 4 years. He then worked for several renowned commercial law firms before becoming a partner at Völkl Rechtsanwälte in 2010.
He is a university lecturer at the Institute for Civil and Corporate Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, a lecturer at, among others, the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, the Lawyers’ Academy, the author of numerous specialist books and over 50 articles in specialist journals.
Clemens is a member of the board of trustees, a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Financial Market Law (Zeitschrift für Finanzmarktrecht, ZFR), chairman of the Society for Financial Market Law, a member of the European Law Institute and its Special Interest Group on Insurance Law, and a member of expert panels of the Institute of Austrian Certified Public Accountants (Institut Österreichischer Wirtschaftsprüfer, IWP). He is also a member of the permanent neutral arbitration panel of the Austrian Football League. He is also a trusted attorney of the American Embassy in Vienna.
Clemens Völkl is very knowledgeable in a wide range of legal areas, which enables him to get a grip on legal topics form different angles and find solutions.
Clemens Völkl is great to work with. Broad knowledge, knows what he is talking about.
Reachable, understanding, expert know-how, flexible and open, fast.
He works quickly, delivers answers to the point and is extremely experienced and respected in court. Mr. Völkl's skills stand out among his peers, as he is considered one of the best litigators in Austria and was one of the first lawyers to specialize in banking and investment litigation 20 years ago. We value his strategic advice, his understanding of our business and his ability to deal with the most complex issues and bring it into an overall strategy, whether it comes to business model or litigation strategy.
Profound knowledge, reachable, attentive to client's needs.
Clemens Völkl is a very knowledgeable lawyer in particular in terms of civil law and banking regulatory (license).
Clemens Völkl has a very good track record as a lawyer with longstanding experience in Banking and Finance.
Strengths: know-how, capability, innovation. Weaknesses: none.
He is an excellent lawyer; very innovative, easy to talk to, always available on the phone and via email; very experienced in the fields he is advising clients in.