Georg Schima

Georg Schima

Partner

Office:
Vienna
Languages:
German - English - French

Expertise

  • Employment including industrial relations law
  • Emploment contracts for senior employees 

Education

  • Studied law at the University Vienna 
  • PhD in law in 1983
  • University assistant at the Vienna University of Economics and Business 1984 to 1988
  • Clerkship at courts in Vienna
  • Associate with two law firms in Vienna
  • Bar exam with distinction 1989/1990
  • Attorney-at-law in Vienna since 1991
  • Executive Master of European and International Business Law 
    (M.B.L-HSG) at the Univeristu St Gallen (2009) 
  • Executive Masters of Laws (LL.M.) in Company Foundations and Trust Law at the University
    Lichtenstein (2012)
  • Honorary professor for business and employment law at the Vienna University of Economics
    and Business

Memberships

  • Vienna Lawyers' Association 
  • Austrian Association for Labour and Social Law 
  • European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA)
  • Committee member at the Vienna Bar Association 
  • Austrian Working Group for Corporate Governance at the Austrian Ministry of Finance 
  • Member of supervisory boards and executive boards of foundations 
  • ELI - European Law Institute 
  • Board member of Ius Laboris
  • IBA International Bar Association 
  • LIS Liechtensteiner Schiedsverein 

Teaching and lecturing activities 

  • Ongoing lecturing actiities in connection with employment and corporate law, corporate
    governance, banking and finance law as well as foundations law
  • Author of more than 100 publications regarding employment and corporate law, foundations law,
    corporate goverance, banking and finance law, civil procedure law as well as commerical criminal law