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Beat König

Baker McKenzie Rechtsanwälte LLP & Co KG


Beat König is an associate of Baker McKenzie's IPTech Team in Vienna. Prior joining the Firm in October 2021, he obtained professional experience at the Austrian Chamber of Commerce in São Paulo, as a judicial clerk at the Higher Regional Court Vienna and as an attorney candidate at a Viennese boutique law firm with its main focus on investor protection litigation and capital markets law. He studied law at the Univerisity of Vienna and the University of Stockholm and holds a post-graduate LL.M. degree in European and International Business Law from the University of Vienna.

Practice Focus

Beat advises multinational and domestic clients on telecommunications law, software licensing, data protection, IT outsourcing, patent law, trademark law, copyright, cyber security, e-commerce matters and related litigation.


  • Austria (2022)


  • University of Vienna (LL.M.) (2021)
  • University of Vienna and University of Stockholm (Mag. iur.) (2018)


  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Author, "The Future of Crypto-Assets within the European Union – An Analysis of the European Commission’s Proposal for a Regulation on Markets in Crypto-Assets," EU Law Working Papers No. 55, Stanford-Vienna Transatlantic Technology Law Forum, September 2021

Co-author, "Der Kommissionsvorschlag einer Verordnung über Märkte für Kryptowerte - ein erster Überblick," RdW digital exklusiv 2021/33, April 2021