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Horst Ebhardt

Horst Ebhardt

Partner
Schubertring 6
1010 Vienna
Austria
T. +43 1 51510 5100
F. +43 1 51510 665100

Horst Ebhardt

Horst Ebhardt co-heads the firm-wide Corporate/M&A team. He specializes in complex cross-border transactions in the fields of M&A, privatizations and restructurings in Austria and throughout the CEE/SEE region. He regularly advises clients from a broad range of industries, including financial institutions, life sciences and private equity, on corporate finance and governance matters. Over the last 12 years, Horst has served as the lead attorney on about 90 transactions, several involving a value of more than EUR 1 billion. In addition to his practice, Horst teaches an M&A program at the law school of the University of Vienna. He is admitted to the bar in Austria and was previously also admitted in the Czech Republic.

Specialisation

education

London School of Economics and Political Science, (LL.M.), 1986

University of Graz, (Dr. iur.), 1984

languages

German, English

Recent Press Releases & News

24.07.2020 Newssquare THE NEW AUSTRIAN INVESTMENT CONTROL ACT: A PRACTICAL ASSESSMENT

08.07.2020 Newssquare Global Legal Insights - Mergers & Acquisitions 2020

22.05.2020 Newssquare AUSTRIA - CORONA-RELIEF FUND – GUIDELINE FOR GRANTS TO COVER NON-REPAYABLE FIXED COSTS IN THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF EUR 8 BILLION (FROM THE CORONA-RELIEF FUND)

15.04.2020 Newssquare AUSTRIA - CORONA-RELIEF FUND - GUIDELINES FOR THE ISSUANCE OF GUARANTEES AND DIRECT LOANS FROM THE EUR 15 BILLION CORONA-RELIEF FUND

23.03.2020 Newssquare DOES COVID-19 CONSTITUTE FORCE MAJEURE?

15.03.2020 Newssquare THE COVID-19 LAW - AUSTRIA

15.01.2020 Newssquare Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe remains an attractive region to dealmakers - 89% of survey respondents say they would invest in CEE/SEE again

13.01.2020 Newssquare M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2019

05.11.2019 Newssquare Chambers Global Practice Guide – Private Equity (Austria) 2019

16.10.2019 Newssquare Wolf Theiss berät MRB FerCon beim Kauf der Eisengiesserei von GF Casting Solutions im Wege eines Management Buyout

01.08.2019 Newssquare Wolf Theiss erweitert Partnerschaft: Florian Kusznier verstärkt das Corporate/M&A-Team

18.07.2019 Newssquare Wolf Theiss advises Blackstone on the Acquisition of €1.64 billion CRH European Distribution Unit

06.06.2019 Newssquare Wolf Theiss supports Duravant, a Portfolio Company of Warburg Pincus, in the Acquisition of Motion06

18.01.2019 Newssquare M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2018

12.11.2018 Newssquare Wolf Theiss advises Panoro Group on the Acquisition of OMV's Upstream Business

24.05.2018 Newssquare Wolf Theiss berät die Canadian Tire Corporation

21.02.2018 Newssquare Hilti setzt bei der Akquisition der Wiener Bst-Brandschutztechnik Döpfl Gmbh auf Wolf Theiss

22.01.2018 Newssquare Wolf Theiss und Mergermarket präsentieren neuen M&A-Ausblick für Zentraleuropa (CEE):

19.01.2018 Newssquare M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2017

22.12.2017 Newssquare WOLF THEISS ADVISES T-MOBILE ON THE ACQUISITION OF UPC AUSTRIA

07.08.2017 Newssquare WOLF THEISS ADVISES KOHLBERG & COMPANY IN PURCHASE OF WINTER SPORT DIVISION OF US COMPANY NEWELL BRANDS

17.03.2017 Newssquare THE LAWYER EUROPEAN AWARDS 2017: WOLF THEISS IS THE "AUSTRIAN LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR"

16.02.2017 Newssquare M&A SPOTLIGHT: CEE – WOLF THEISS CORPORATE MONITOR FY 2016

16.02.2017 Newssquare M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2016

12.12.2016 Newssquare Mergermarket names Wolf Theiss CEE M&A Legal Adviser Of The Year 2016

06.10.2016 Newssquare WOLF THEISS IS RANKED AS ONE OF THE MOST INNOVATIVE LAW FIRMS IN EUROPE BY THE FINANCIAL TIMES

23.09.2016 Newssquare Wolf Theiss advises Allianz in its acquisition of a minority stake of Gas Connect Austria

26.07.2016 Newssquare Mergermarket recognizes Wolf Theiss as an M&A leader in Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland

15.06.2016 Newssquare Wolf Theiss advises Vis Mundi and Levant Capital in acquisition of company shares of Power Horse Energy Drinks GmbH

17.03.2016 Newssquare INSIDE CORPORATE - Corporate Monitor FY 2015

21.01.2015 Newssquare WOLF THEISS Corporate Monitor FY 2014

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