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Markus Schifferl

// Position: 
Partner

// Admission to the bar: 
2008, Austria

// Nationality:
Austrian

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// Contact:

Dr. iur. Markus Schifferl LL.M. (UCL)
T +43 1 8901087 - 71
M +43 664 88928771
markus.schifferl@zeiler.partners

Personal Assistant:
+43 1 8901087-22 (Maja Tomic)

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Markus Schifferl is a partner at zeiler.partners. He is a specialist in international and domestic arbitration, contentious proceedings before the national courts and company law.

Markus regularly represents clients before ICC, VIAC, UNCITRAL, DIS and ad-hoc arbitral tribunals as well as before Austrian Courts, including the Austrian Supreme Court and the Austrian Constitutional Court. Markus also sits as arbitrator – including as chairperson – among others under the ICC, VIAC and DIS Rules. His particular focus is on disputes regarding corporations and private foundations, post‑M&A, joint ventures, construction, energy related matters and European competition law.

Markus is a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR and a former co-chair of the Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners. He is a guest lecturer of Austrian civil law at the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna and regularly holds lectures about arbitration and litigation at international conferences. Markus has authored numerous legal publications in the field of dispute resolution. Since 2008, he annotates the arbitration related decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court in the Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration. Markus is a listed arbitrator at the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC).

Education

  • University of Vienna, Vienna/Austria (Dr. iur. 2006, with distinction)
  • University College London (LL.M. 2004, with merit)
  • Karl-Franzens-University Graz, Graz/Austria (Mag. iur. 2002)
  • Sciences-Po Paris, Paris/France (2000-2001)

Languages

German (native), English (fluent), French (conversant)

Experience

  • Partner, zeiler.partners Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Vienna/Austria (since 2015)
  • Partner, Attorney & Associate,Torggler Rechtsanwälte GmbH,  Vienna/Austria (2007-2015)
  • Associate, Schönherr Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Vienna/Austria (2005-2007)
  • Clerkship, Vienna/Austria (2004/2005)
  • Associate, bpv Hügel Rechtsanwälte OG (2003)
  • Assistant, Rutgers University Law School, New Jersey/US (2002)

Selected Reference Cases

Highlights of Markus’ work include the following:

  • Representation of a major global oil & gas company in an ICC arbitration, before the Austrian Energy Regulator and the Austrian Administrative Court against a gas pipeline operator regarding European competition law matters (amount in dispute EUR 70 million)

  • Representation of a South European gas trader in an ad-hoc arbitration against a German energy multinational regarding the revision of gas storage contracts (amount in dispute EUR 15 million).
  • Representation of a Central European energy company in an ICC arbitration against state owned energy companies regarding a joint-venture for the building and operation of a coal power plant (amount in dispute EUR 60 million).
  • Representation of a large Austrian multinational in four interelated ad-hoc arbitrations regarding the validity of various strategic corporate decisions (amount in dispute EUR 40 million).
  • Representation of a minoirty shareholder before Austrian Courts regarding the ownership of 40% of the shares in a large Austrian company
  • Representation of a worldwide market leader in the defence industry in five interrelated proceedings before Austrian Courts regarding the squeezeßout of its miniority shareholder and multiple challenges to its corporate decisions.
  • Defence of the Austrian Squeeze-Out Act before the Austrian Constitutional Court
  • Appointment of Markus Schifferl as presiding arbitrator in a DIS arbitration between a Central European and a Western Asian company regarding the validity of an M&A transaction
  • Appointment of Markus Schifferl as co-arbitrator in a VIAC arbitration between two Central European parties regarding a post M&A dispute concerning the applicability and interpretation of a price revision clause
  • Appointment of Markus Schifferl as presiding arbitrator in an ad-hoc arbitration regarding the challenge to corporate decisions of a large Central European company

For further reference cases contact office@zeiler.partners.

Others About Us

“Markus Schifferl is a favourite among clients who admire the way he is able to “grasp the issues at hand in record time“.”
Who’s Who Legal 2018

"Markus Schifferl is a “bright guy – quick and efficient“"
Who’s Who Legal 2017

"jung und sehr gut"
ein Mitbewerber zitiert in JUVE 2014

Markus Schifferl is a "hard-working and persuasive counsel", praised for his "very diligent and sophisticated approach" to joint venture and post-M&A disputes.
Who’s Who Legal 2019

Publications & Lectures

Schifferl & Zojer, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2018 an 2019, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2020.

Schifferl, chapter on civil process, Walbert (ed.), Haftung von leitenden Angestellten und Geschäftsführern, MANZ Verlag Wien, 2020

Schifferl (speaker) „How state court case law shapes the arbitration process“, Slovak Bar Association, 29 May 2019.

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, May 2019

Schifferl, "Geschäftsführer im Haftungprozess", Manz-Seminarreihe, Wien (Österreich), 8. April 2019.

Schifferl (speaker) „Is it time to change the appointment process for co-arbitrators?“ Belgrade Arbitration Conference, 5 April 2019.

Schifferl , "Constitutional Law and the Squeeze-out of Minority Shareholders." Corporate Disputes, p.67-72, April-July 2019.

Schifferl & Wong, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2017 an 2018, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2019.

Siwy & Zeiler (eds.) Beisteiner, De la Brena & Schifferl (authors) The European Convention on International Commercial Arbitration A Commentary. Kluwer, 2019.

Schifferl (panelist) „Application of the New York Convention in Austria, Belarus, Russia and Ukraine“, Vienna (Austria), 30 October 2018.

Schifferl (speaker) „Joint Venture Disputes“, DIS40 Autumn Conference 2018,  Berlin (Germany), 25 September 2018.

Herbst & Schifferl & Zojer (lecturers), Austrian Civil Law, FH BFI Vienna, since 2018.

Schifferl, Schiedsfähigkeit, in Czernich/Deixler-Hübner/Schauer (Hrsg), Handbuch Schiedsrecht, 2018.

Schifferl & Siwy, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2018.

Schifferl & Zojer, "The Place to be. Finding the right seat of Arbitration." Corporate Disputes, p.176-179, July-September 2018.

Schifferl, Sukzessive Kompetenz und Schiedsvereinbarung, ecolex 2018, 327

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, April 2018

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2016 and 2017, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2018 [with Wong]

Schifferl (Speaker), "Arbitrating the Future", 2nd SCAI Innovation Conference, Zurich (Switzerland), 1 February 2018

Schifferl (Vortragender), "Erfolgsfaktoren in internationalen Schiedsverfahren", Seminar Internationales Konfliktmanagement, Zürich (Schweiz), 9. November 2017.

Schifferl (discussant), "What was not discussed at GAR Live?", ArbAut Forum, Vienna (Austria), 30 October 2017.

Schifferl & Siwy, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2017.

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, April 2017

Schifferl (panelist), "Third Party Funding", MAA GIA & CISG Conference, Vienna, April 2017

Schifferl, Anfechtung des Schiedsspruchs (Aufhebungsverfahren), in Torggler/Mohs/Schäfer/Wong, Handbuch Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit, 2. Aufl 2017 [mit Wiebecke/Ruckteschler]

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2016, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2017 [with Wong]

Schifferl: Discovery and Document Production, AIJA 8th Annual Arbitration Conference, New York, 17 October 2016

Schifferl, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2016 [with Siwy]

Schifferl & Siwy, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2016.

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, April 2016

Schifferl, Austrian Arbitration Law. NWV, 2016. [editor: Zeiler, authors: Beisteiner, Schifferl, Siwy, Zeiler]

Zeiler (ed.), Beisteiner, Schifferl, Siwy, Zeiler (authors), Austrian Arbitration Law. NWV, 2016.

Schifferl: The Vienna Arbitration Rules, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Conference, Riga (Latvia), February 2016

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2014, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2016 [with Wong]

Schifferl: Challenging Arbitral Dogma, Opening Remarks, YAAP “Anniversary 2015”, Vienna, December 2015

Schifferl: Arbitration and Consumers, Dreiländerkonferenz, Vienna, September 2015

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2014, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2015 [with Wong]

Schifferl: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards, ICC-YAF / YAAP “Young Approaches to Arbitration”, April 2014

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, ARS, March 2014

Schifferl, Commentary of Articles 32, 34, 35, 38 and 39 in the Handbook Vienna Rules: A Practitioner´s Guide, published by the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC), 2013 [with Schäfer/Wong]

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, ARS, February 2013

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2012, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2013, 189

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, University Innsbruck, January 2013

Schifferl, Vorschläge zur Straffung des erstinstanzlichen zivilgerichtlichen Verfahrens, in FS H. Torggler (2013) 1079

Schifferl: Update On Anti-Suit Injunctions and EU-Law, ASA below 40´s full day seminar, Zurich, November 2012

Schifferl: Right to be Heard, German and Austrian perspective in comparison, VIAC-Roadshow, Düsseldorf, Berlin, November 2012

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2010 and 2011, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2012

Schifferl, Categories of Evidence in International Arbitration, in 2. Romanian Arbitration Journal 2012, 38 (with Schäfer)

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, University Innsbruck, October/November 2011

Schifferl: Interim Measures and the Bruxelles I-Convention, University Graz, June 2011

Schifferl, § 617 ZPO und Schiedsklauseln in Gesellschaftsverträgen, GesRZ 2011, 341 (mit Kraus)

Schifferl: Are Arbitration Clauses in Statutes still possible under Austrian Law, Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners, May 2011 

Schifferl: Arbitration Procedure: Cultural Approaches, China and Europe, Vienna, April 2011

Schifferl, Conference Report on the Vienna Arbitration Days 2011, SchiedsVZ 3/2011, 153

Schifferl: Dispute Resolution in International Business, LIMAK Austrian Business School, January 2011

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2009 and 2010, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2011, 257

Schifferl: Arbitration Clauses in Statutes, University of Innsbruck, November 2010

Schifferl: Evidence in Arbitration, Twin Conference Vienna-Bucharest, ArbAut / Arbitration Court Romania, June 2010

Schifferl, Gedanken zur bejahenden Zuständigkeitsentscheidung des Schiedsgerichts, ÖJZ 2010/51

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2008 and 2009, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2010, 219

Schifferl, Recent Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration, in Austrian Arbitration Yearbook 2009, 421

Schifferl, A Selection of Recent Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitral Matters, in Austrian Arbitration Yearbook 2008, 453

Schifferl, Enterprising Changes: Reform of the Commercial Code, International Law Office 2007 (with Torggler)

Schifferl, Streitentscheidung in Infrastrukturprojekten, in Torggler (Hrsg) Praxishandbuch Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit (2007) 349

 

Schifferl: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards, YIAG-Seminar Bucharest, October 2006

Schifferl, New Rules on Company Names, International Law Office 2006 (with Torggler)

Schifferl, Extension of Transactions Requiring Approval of Supervisory Board, International Law Office 2006 (with Torggler)

Schifferl, New Companies Act Aims to Strengthen Economic Confidence, International Law Office 2006 (with Torggler)

Markus Schifferl

// Position: 
Partner

// Admission to the bar: 
2008, Austria

// Nationality:
Austrian

LinkedIn

// Contact:

Dr. iur. Markus Schifferl LL.M. (UCL)
T +43 1 8901087 - 71
M +43 664 88928771
markus.schifferl@zeiler.partners

Personal Assistant:
+43 1 8901087-22 (Maja Tomic)

V-Card
Download CV 

Markus Schifferl is a partner at zeiler.partners. He is a specialist in international and domestic arbitration, contentious proceedings before the national courts and company law.

Markus regularly represents clients before ICC, VIAC, UNCITRAL, DIS and ad-hoc arbitral tribunals as well as before Austrian Courts, including the Austrian Supreme Court and the Austrian Constitutional Court. Markus also sits as arbitrator – including as chairperson – among others under the ICC, VIAC and DIS Rules. His particular focus is on disputes regarding corporations and private foundations, post‑M&A, joint ventures, construction, energy related matters and European competition law.

Markus is a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR and a former co-chair of the Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners. He is a guest lecturer of Austrian civil law at the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna and regularly holds lectures about arbitration and litigation at international conferences. Markus has authored numerous legal publications in the field of dispute resolution. Since 2008, he annotates the arbitration related decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court in the Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration. Markus is a listed arbitrator at the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC).

Highlights of Markus’ work include the following:

  • Representation of a major global oil & gas company in an ICC arbitration, before the Austrian Energy Regulator and the Austrian Administrative Court against a gas pipeline operator regarding European competition law matters (amount in dispute EUR 70 million)

  • Representation of a South European gas trader in an ad-hoc arbitration against a German energy multinational regarding the revision of gas storage contracts (amount in dispute EUR 15 million).
  • Representation of a Central European energy company in an ICC arbitration against state owned energy companies regarding a joint-venture for the building and operation of a coal power plant (amount in dispute EUR 60 million).
  • Representation of a large Austrian multinational in four interelated ad-hoc arbitrations regarding the validity of various strategic corporate decisions (amount in dispute EUR 40 million).
  • Representation of a minoirty shareholder before Austrian Courts regarding the ownership of 40% of the shares in a large Austrian company
  • Representation of a worldwide market leader in the defence industry in five interrelated proceedings before Austrian Courts regarding the squeezeßout of its miniority shareholder and multiple challenges to its corporate decisions.
  • Defence of the Austrian Squeeze-Out Act before the Austrian Constitutional Court
  • Appointment of Markus Schifferl as presiding arbitrator in a DIS arbitration between a Central European and a Western Asian company regarding the validity of an M&A transaction
  • Appointment of Markus Schifferl as co-arbitrator in a VIAC arbitration between two Central European parties regarding a post M&A dispute concerning the applicability and interpretation of a price revision clause
  • Appointment of Markus Schifferl as presiding arbitrator in an ad-hoc arbitration regarding the challenge to corporate decisions of a large Central European company

For further reference cases contact office@zeiler.partners.

“Markus Schifferl is a favourite among clients who admire the way he is able to “grasp the issues at hand in record time“.”
Who’s Who Legal 2018

"Markus Schifferl is a “bright guy – quick and efficient“"
Who’s Who Legal 2017

"jung und sehr gut"
ein Mitbewerber zitiert in JUVE 2014

Markus Schifferl is a "hard-working and persuasive counsel", praised for his "very diligent and sophisticated approach" to joint venture and post-M&A disputes.
Who’s Who Legal 2019

Schifferl & Zojer, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2018 an 2019, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2020.

Schifferl, chapter on civil process, Walbert (ed.), Haftung von leitenden Angestellten und Geschäftsführern, MANZ Verlag Wien, 2020

Schifferl (speaker) „How state court case law shapes the arbitration process“, Slovak Bar Association, 29 May 2019.

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, May 2019

Schifferl, "Geschäftsführer im Haftungprozess", Manz-Seminarreihe, Wien (Österreich), 8. April 2019.

Schifferl (speaker) „Is it time to change the appointment process for co-arbitrators?“ Belgrade Arbitration Conference, 5 April 2019.

Schifferl , "Constitutional Law and the Squeeze-out of Minority Shareholders." Corporate Disputes, p.67-72, April-July 2019.

Schifferl & Wong, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2017 an 2018, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2019.

Siwy & Zeiler (eds.) Beisteiner, De la Brena & Schifferl (authors) The European Convention on International Commercial Arbitration A Commentary. Kluwer, 2019.

Schifferl (panelist) „Application of the New York Convention in Austria, Belarus, Russia and Ukraine“, Vienna (Austria), 30 October 2018.

Schifferl (speaker) „Joint Venture Disputes“, DIS40 Autumn Conference 2018,  Berlin (Germany), 25 September 2018.

Herbst & Schifferl & Zojer (lecturers), Austrian Civil Law, FH BFI Vienna, since 2018.

Schifferl, Schiedsfähigkeit, in Czernich/Deixler-Hübner/Schauer (Hrsg), Handbuch Schiedsrecht, 2018.

Schifferl & Siwy, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2018.

Schifferl & Zojer, "The Place to be. Finding the right seat of Arbitration." Corporate Disputes, p.176-179, July-September 2018.

Schifferl, Sukzessive Kompetenz und Schiedsvereinbarung, ecolex 2018, 327

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, April 2018

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2016 and 2017, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2018 [with Wong]

Schifferl (Speaker), "Arbitrating the Future", 2nd SCAI Innovation Conference, Zurich (Switzerland), 1 February 2018

Schifferl (Vortragender), "Erfolgsfaktoren in internationalen Schiedsverfahren", Seminar Internationales Konfliktmanagement, Zürich (Schweiz), 9. November 2017.

Schifferl (discussant), "What was not discussed at GAR Live?", ArbAut Forum, Vienna (Austria), 30 October 2017.

Schifferl & Siwy, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2017.

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, April 2017

Schifferl (panelist), "Third Party Funding", MAA GIA & CISG Conference, Vienna, April 2017

Schifferl, Anfechtung des Schiedsspruchs (Aufhebungsverfahren), in Torggler/Mohs/Schäfer/Wong, Handbuch Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit, 2. Aufl 2017 [mit Wiebecke/Ruckteschler]

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2016, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2017 [with Wong]

Schifferl: Discovery and Document Production, AIJA 8th Annual Arbitration Conference, New York, 17 October 2016

Schifferl, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2016 [with Siwy]

Schifferl & Siwy, Litigation in Austria, GAR Know-How Litigation, 2016.

Schifferl & Siwy (lecturers), Commercial Arbitration, ARS, Vienna, April 2016

Schifferl, Austrian Arbitration Law. NWV, 2016. [editor: Zeiler, authors: Beisteiner, Schifferl, Siwy, Zeiler]

Zeiler (ed.), Beisteiner, Schifferl, Siwy, Zeiler (authors), Austrian Arbitration Law. NWV, 2016.

Schifferl: The Vienna Arbitration Rules, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Conference, Riga (Latvia), February 2016

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2014, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2016 [with Wong]

Schifferl: Challenging Arbitral Dogma, Opening Remarks, YAAP “Anniversary 2015”, Vienna, December 2015

Schifferl: Arbitration and Consumers, Dreiländerkonferenz, Vienna, September 2015

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2014, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2015 [with Wong]

Schifferl: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards, ICC-YAF / YAAP “Young Approaches to Arbitration”, April 2014

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, ARS, March 2014

Schifferl, Commentary of Articles 32, 34, 35, 38 and 39 in the Handbook Vienna Rules: A Practitioner´s Guide, published by the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC), 2013 [with Schäfer/Wong]

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, ARS, February 2013

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2012, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2013, 189

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, University Innsbruck, January 2013

Schifferl, Vorschläge zur Straffung des erstinstanzlichen zivilgerichtlichen Verfahrens, in FS H. Torggler (2013) 1079

Schifferl: Update On Anti-Suit Injunctions and EU-Law, ASA below 40´s full day seminar, Zurich, November 2012

Schifferl: Right to be Heard, German and Austrian perspective in comparison, VIAC-Roadshow, Düsseldorf, Berlin, November 2012

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2010 and 2011, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2012

Schifferl, Categories of Evidence in International Arbitration, in 2. Romanian Arbitration Journal 2012, 38 (with Schäfer)

Schifferl: Commercial Arbitration, University Innsbruck, October/November 2011

Schifferl: Interim Measures and the Bruxelles I-Convention, University Graz, June 2011

Schifferl, § 617 ZPO und Schiedsklauseln in Gesellschaftsverträgen, GesRZ 2011, 341 (mit Kraus)

Schifferl: Are Arbitration Clauses in Statutes still possible under Austrian Law, Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners, May 2011 

Schifferl: Arbitration Procedure: Cultural Approaches, China and Europe, Vienna, April 2011

Schifferl, Conference Report on the Vienna Arbitration Days 2011, SchiedsVZ 3/2011, 153

Schifferl: Dispute Resolution in International Business, LIMAK Austrian Business School, January 2011

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2009 and 2010, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2011, 257

Schifferl: Arbitration Clauses in Statutes, University of Innsbruck, November 2010

Schifferl: Evidence in Arbitration, Twin Conference Vienna-Bucharest, ArbAut / Arbitration Court Romania, June 2010

Schifferl, Gedanken zur bejahenden Zuständigkeitsentscheidung des Schiedsgerichts, ÖJZ 2010/51

Schifferl, Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration in 2008 and 2009, in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2010, 219

Schifferl, Recent Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitration, in Austrian Arbitration Yearbook 2009, 421

Schifferl, A Selection of Recent Decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court on Arbitral Matters, in Austrian Arbitration Yearbook 2008, 453

Schifferl, Enterprising Changes: Reform of the Commercial Code, International Law Office 2007 (with Torggler)

Schifferl, Streitentscheidung in Infrastrukturprojekten, in Torggler (Hrsg) Praxishandbuch Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit (2007) 349

 

Schifferl: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards, YIAG-Seminar Bucharest, October 2006

Schifferl, New Rules on Company Names, International Law Office 2006 (with Torggler)

Schifferl, Extension of Transactions Requiring Approval of Supervisory Board, International Law Office 2006 (with Torggler)

Schifferl, New Companies Act Aims to Strengthen Economic Confidence, International Law Office 2006 (with Torggler)

  • Partner, zeiler.partners Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Vienna/Austria (since 2015)
  • Partner, Attorney & Associate,Torggler Rechtsanwälte GmbH,  Vienna/Austria (2007-2015)
  • Associate, Schönherr Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Vienna/Austria (2005-2007)
  • Clerkship, Vienna/Austria (2004/2005)
  • Associate, bpv Hügel Rechtsanwälte OG (2003)
  • Assistant, Rutgers University Law School, New Jersey/US (2002)
  • University of Vienna, Vienna/Austria (Dr. iur. 2006, with distinction)
  • University College London (LL.M. 2004, with merit)
  • Karl-Franzens-University Graz, Graz/Austria (Mag. iur. 2002)
  • Sciences-Po Paris, Paris/France (2000-2001)

German (native), English (fluent), French (conversant)

“Markus Schifferl is a favourite among clients who admire the way he is able to “grasp the issues at hand in record time“.”
Who’s Who Legal 2018

"Markus Schifferl is a “bright guy – quick and efficient“"
Who’s Who Legal 2017

"jung und sehr gut"
ein Mitbewerber zitiert in JUVE 2014

Markus Schifferl is a "hard-working and persuasive counsel", praised for his "very diligent and sophisticated approach" to joint venture and post-M&A disputes.
Who’s Who Legal 2019