Mrs Katharina Mueller
TEP

Membership category: Full Member i

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Müller Partner Rechtsanwälte
Rockhgasse 6
Wien
1010
Austria

Email: k.mueller@mplaw.at
Telephone: +43 1 535 8008
Practice Areas: Charity formation/administration, Company formation/management, Cross-border estates, Estate planning/administration, Family office, Wills and probate
Profession:
Lawyer/Solicitor/Attorney
Branch/Chapter:
STEP Austria
Committees:
Austria Chapter Committee
Special Interest Groups:
Business Families | Cross-Border Estates | Philanthropy Advisors
Biography:

DDr. Katharina Müller

Date of birth: 1969
Nationality: Austrian
Position: Partner
Languages: German, English, French, Italian

EDUCATION
University of Vienna Law School (Mag.iur. 1993; Dr.iur.1998)
University of Economics and Business Administration
(Mag.rer.soc.oec.1992; Dr.rec.Soc.oec.1996)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna (Associate Professor 1993-1996)
Fiebinger, Polak, Leon & Partner, Vienna (Associate 1996-1999, Partner 1999-2005)

SPECIALISATIONS
Transfer of Private Assets
Private Foundations
Law of Succession
Corporate Law

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
Vienna Bar Association
AIJA
Member of the Austrian Society for Construction Law
Society of Trust and Estate Planning
Editor of the Journal for Heritage and Asset Planning – JEV

General
Katharina Müller is partner at Müller Partner Rechtsanwälte, a full service Austrian business law firm with an international outlook. The firm, based in Vienna, has succeeded in establishing itself among the top players in Austria. Founded in 2005, Müller Partner has succeeded in winning national and international private clients. Furthermore it has become more and more the first choice to act as local counsel international law firms or top tier national law firms of other jurisdictions. In particular, Müller Partner Rechtsanwälte succeeded in establishing a strong market presence in the areas of private foundations as well as succession law.

Katharina Müller is head of the firm’ s private clients team. Katharina Müller regularly advises on the establishment of private foundations and on the continuous adaption of private foundations to new legal requirements and client’s need. One of her core competences is the restructuring of private foundations, including the establishment of sub-foundations. She acts as advisor to founders and beneficiaries as well as board members. She also acts as a board member of various private foundations. Additionally, Katharina Müller has extensive experience in the establishment of testamentary dispositions and regularly advises family businesses with regard to succession issues (including corporate and estate law)

Katharina Müller is co-editor of “Handbuch Erbrecht und Vermögensnachfolge” a major compendium on succession law and transfer of private assets. This handbook is published by Springer Verlag, one of the most highly regarded German/Austrian scientific publishers. She is also acting as co-editor of “Journal für Erbrecht und Vermögensweitergabe”, one of the leading journals on succession law and transfer of private assets.