Florian Plattner is specialised in corporate/M&A, mergers (including cross-border mergers), private foundations, business succession und litigation.

Selected representations

  • Spin-off IMMO-BANK to BAWAG P.S.K.
  • BAWAG P.S.K. on the acquisition of start:bausparkasse/IMMO-BANK
  • Establishment of BP Europa SE (cross-border merger)
  • Cross-border merger of Castrol (Switzerland) AG into Austria and then into BP Europa SE in Germany
  • BP Europa SE on the sale of its LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) business
  • Litigation on IMMOFINANZ take-over defence
  • RWA on the establishment of a joint venture with AGRANA for its concentrated fruit juice business
  • Litigation mandates regarding compensation claims under distribution law
  • Lead decision of the Austrian supreme court on foundation law (6 Ob 198/13f) and financing obligations among co-partners (6 Ob 47/11x)
  • Representation in arbitration procedures for the interpretation of an energy supply contract and for the takeover of a luxury hotel

Rankings | Awards
He is recommended as key contact with Legal 500 Private Client (“… extensive experience in … estate planning matters alongside private foundations and corporate work”) and the headed private client team is recommended by Chambers High Net Worth.

After graduating from the University of Tübingen in Germany (2003 Ass. iur.), Florian Plattner joined the law firm Bogner in Stuttgart from 2003-2004. He also worked at the law firm Dr. Holzmann in Innsbruck, Austria, for several years before joining bpv Huegel as an attorney-at-law in 2008. Florian Plattner is also admitted as a German lawyer (member of the Stuttgart Bar Association).

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