Clients appreciate his technical expertise, stating: "He is a very hands-on and pragmatic lawyer, who is very resourceful and offers sound and goal-oriented legal advice. Beside his undeniable legal expertise, he brings with him a wealth of experience, having worked on the technical side of construction before joining the firm."
Thomas Anderl is a member of the Real Estate & Construction team and is specialised in construction law. Thomas is regularly involved in complex matters in this field of expertise, both national and international, including representing construction companies before courts, arbitral tribunals and FIDIC-Dispute Boards. In addition to his Austrian law degree, Thomas holds a degree in construction engineering and construction management from the Vienna University of Applied Sciences. Prior to joining the firm, Thomas spent more than 5 years working in the construction field as international claim manager in the CEE/SEE region and as a construction engineer in Austria. Further, Thomas is a qualified master builder ("Baumeister"), a certified FIDIC-Adjudicator (VBI / FIDIC) and registered with the German Association of Consulting Engineers (VBI) in the list of Dispute Adjudicators. He is a member of the Austrian Association for Construction Law (ÖGEBAU), a regular author of numerous articles on construction law and has been a frequent lecturer at universities of applied science on these topics.
Experience and expertise are no longer sufficient when working as a lawyer, business understanding is a must, too! Thomas Anderl from our Construction team sets a good example. As a qualified construction engineer and "Baumeister" (builder), the experience he gained then continues to stand him in good stead now as a specialist for the construction industry. Moreover, Thomas is registered with the German Association of Consulting Engineers in the list of Dispute Adjudicators.
Alternative Dispute Resulution
Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Admitted to the BarAdmitted to the bar in Austria, 2014
EducationAssessed and Certified FIDIC Adjudicator, 2013
University of Vienna (Dr. iur.), 2011
Qualification as "Baumeister", 2009
University of Vienna (Mag. iur.), 2008
University of Applied Sciences, Vienna, (Dipl.-Ing.), 2007