Alexandra Schwarz

Alexandra Schwarz

Associate
Diwok Hermann Petsche Rechtsanwälte LLP & Co KG

Biography

Alexandra Schwarz, a senior associate, joined Baker McKenzie's Vienna office in April 2018. Prior to joining the Firm, she worked as a junior partner for a leading business law firm (2010 to March 2018) and as an associate for other leading central European law firms (2005 to 2009). Alexandra is experienced in corporate law and has worked in banking and finance litigation as well as in international litigation. She has represented clients in both state and arbitration courts. Alexandra is also a member of the Vienna Bar Association and the Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP).

Practice Focus

Alexandra focuses on international litigation, especially banking and finance litigation. She advises clients in connection with all kinds of disputes, particularly in matters related to damage claims, defenses of investor claims and banking and finance cases, mainly at state courts, but also arbitral tribunals.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Vienna Bar Association - Member
  • Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP) - Member

Admissions

  • Austria (2010)

Education

  • Karl Franzens-University Graz (Mag iur.) (2004)
  • University of Siena (Erasmus)

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian