Laura Weissel
T  +43 1 512 03 53
  • University of Vienna, Master's degree and PhD in Law (Mag.iur., Dr. iur.)
  • Study/research stays at Universita di Bologna (Italy), University of Cambridge (UK), Jiaotong Daxue, Minzu Daxue and Renmin Daxue (China)
  • Personality Rights and the Internet in Europe, in Oliphant/Zhang/Chen (eds.), The Legal Protection of Personality Rights – Chinese and European Perspectives (Brill/Nijhoff 2018), pp. 147-163
  • "Trends and Developments" in Chambers Global Practice Guide - International Arbitration 2017 (co-authoring with Nikolaus Vavrovsky)
  • Punitive Damages under the new Chinese Tort Liability Law, in China-EU Law J (2013) 2:185–200
  • Strafschadenersatz in China – Entwicklung und offene Fragen, in Kaminski/Kreissel (eds.), Mit der Dornenkrone und dem Schwert – Das chinesische Rechtswesen 2013, pp. 155–172
  • Civil Law vs. Common Law – Das Aufeinanderprallen zweier Rechtskulturen in China, in Kaminski/Kreissel (eds.), Mit der Dornenkrone und dem Schwert – Das chinesische Rechtswesen 2013, pp. 16–32
  • Das neue chinesische Haftungsrecht – China auf dem Weg in eine rechtsstaatliche Zukunft?, in China-Report 159-160/2011, pp. 11–15
German, Italian, English, Spanish, Chinese
Memberships & Activities
  • Austrian Lawyers‘ Association
  • European China Law Studies Association
  • Austrian-Chinese Legal Society
  • Youth section of the Federation of Austrian Industries

Laura Weissel

Laura Emilia Weissel is an attorney at law at Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte and mainly handles M&A, corporate and contract law and real estate cases. Prior to joining Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte, Laura worked as a research assistant at the University of Vienna (Professor Wendehorst) and the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law (Professor Koziol), as well as an associate with DORDA Rechtsanwälte in Vienna.

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