‘Sebastian Oberzaucher is an excellent strategist with outstanding legal expertise. I am impressed with his communication skills and his ability to break down the most complex legal matters, spot potential risks and find practicable solutions. I would not hesitate to put him in charge of any project. In addition, he is an excellent negotiator and practically unbeatable in court.’
Partner Sebastian Oberzaucher co-heads the firm's Public Procurement team and is a member of the firm's Management Board. He advises public contracting authorities on project planning and implementation in connection with complex construction, supply and service tenders with a particular focus on infrastructure, transport, healthcare and IT. Sebastian was involved in the majority of the infrastructure projects in Austria in the past decade. He also focusses on increasing the efficiency of public contracting authorities' procurement processes by restructuring these, developing standardized tendering modules and conducting e-tenders. In addition, he frequently advises bidders on their participation in tender procedures. He safeguards the compliance of bids with procurement regulations and tender conditions and advises in the delicate process of rectifying defects and clarifying information. Moreover, Sebastian regularly and successfully represents contracting authorities and bidders in review proceedings. Sebastian is author of several publications regarding public procurement law as well as on construction law and regularly lectures on public procurement topics in Austria and abroad (Austrian Standards Institute, Business Circle, ÖGEBAU, etc).
Admitted to the BarAdmitted to the bar in Austria, 2011
EducationUniversity of Vienna (Mag. iur.) 2004