Nikolaus <br>Vavrovsky
T  +43 1 512 03 53
  • University of Salzburg, Master's degree and PhD in Law (Mag. iur., Dr. iur.)
  • University of St. Gallen, Master's degree in European and International Business Law (M.B.L.-HSG)
  • University of Lucerne and University of Neuchâtel in cooperation with the Swiss Arbitration Academy (SAA), Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in International Arbitration
  • Fair behandelt trotz ungleicher Fristen im Schiedsverfahren (OGH 7.9.2017, 18 ONc 1/17t), ecolex 1/2018, 40 ff (together with Florian Stefan)
  • Der erfolgreiche Geschäftsführer - Rechte und Pflichten, Haftung und Insolvenz (2nd edition, 2017), Manz
  • Trends and Developments in Chambers Global Practice Guide - International Arbitration 2017
  • Handbuch Konzernhaftung (2008), Linde (Editor)
  • Stimmbindungsverträge im Gesellschaftsrecht (2000), Manz
  • Die Haftung des Bankprüfers (Österreichisches Bankarchiv ÖBA)
  • Regular publications on matters of contract law, corporate law, banking and private foundations
  • Former co-editor of Zeitschrift für Gesellschafts- und Steuerrecht (a magazine on corporate and tax law) published by Verlag Österreich (until June 2010)
German, English, French
Memberships & Activities
  • Member of the Austrian Arbitration Association (ArbAut)
  • Member of the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS)
  • Member of the Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage (ASA)
  • Liechtenstein Arbitration Association (LIS)
Recent Rankings


The Legal 500 EMEA recommends Nikolaus VavrovskyNikolaus Vavrovsky is ranked Band 4 in Real Estate and Dispute Resolution by Chambers Europe 2018Personal ranking for Nikolaus Vavrovsky in Chambers Global 2017

Empfohlen von JUVE Magazin für Wirtschaftsjuristen
Trend 2017



Nikolaus Vavrovsky is a partner at Vavrovsky Heine Marth and head of the International Arbitration Practice within our Controversy Department. As an experienced litigation and arbitration expert, he is recommended by several national and international legal directories as one of the leading Austrian dispute resolution and arbitration specialists. Nikolaus Vavrovsky and his team represent clients before national and international arbitration tribunals in both ad-hoc and institutional arbitration proceedings (especially ICC, VIAC and DIS). On account of his vast expertise, he is also regularly appointed as sole or co-arbitrator and chairman of high-caliber tribunals. In Controversy, his focus mainly lies on post-M&A, corporate finance as well as real estate, infrastructure and construction-related disputes.


In addition to his specialization in dispute resolution and arbitration, Nikolaus Vavrovsky is also highly experienced in real estate and construction law. National and international legal rankings recommend him as one of Austria's top lawyers in this field, and he is a recognized expert in guiding clients through real estate and construction law-related conflict resolution. In real estate matters, he also counsels clients in corporate and finance issues as well as in contract and claim management with the goal of avoiding court and tribunal proceedings.

Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte GmbH
Fleischmarkt 1, 1010 Wien, Österreich, T +43 1 512 03 53, F +43 1 512 03 53 40,[at]
Mozartplatz 4, 5020 Salzburg, Österreich, T +43 662 84 95 16, F +43 662 84 95 16 25, office.salzburg[at]