Dr. Norbert Scherbaum


Schmiedgasse 2
A-8010 Graz

Tel: +43 316 83 24 60
Fax: +43 316 83 24 60 10

Email: office@scherbaum-seebacher.at
Web: www.scherbaum-seebacher.at


ScherbaumSeebacher was founded by Dr Norbert Scherbaum in 1989 and has grown steadily in size since then. The Firm is now recognized as a premiere business law firm with approximately 62 staff, including 23 lawyers and associates, each having developed specific areas of expertise. This team is led by seven managing (equity) partners; all are nationally and internationally renowned for their professional and business-oriented services. At ScherbaumSeebacher, talented individuals work together in a collaborative culture and place great importance on creative, independent thinking as well as flexible, efficient, pragmatic and timely solutions, tailored to clients’ individual needs.

ScherbaumSeebacher has, in particular, achieved outstanding results in the fields of insolvency and restructuring, banking and finance, corporate and M & A, construction, contract and litigation. The firm and its lawyers have been ranked among Austria’s top business law firms and attorneys several times.

In 2013 ScherbaumSeebacher opened new conference rooms in Vienna.

Areas of practice

ScherbaumSeebacher provides a full range of legal services with core practice areas including banking and finance, corporate and M&A, corporate governance and compliance, construction contract and damages, employment, insolvency, insurance, intellectual property, litigation, public procurement, real estate, restructuring, tax, transactions in Southern and Eastern Europe, urban planning and building, and white-collar. The firm advises private national and international companies in all business sectors, and medium-sized enterprises, as well as leading industrial groups, banks, insurance companies and individuals.

Recent highlights include the bankruptcy administration of Neckermann Versand Österreich AG and AE&E Austria GmbH & Co KG, advising on the successful debt restructuring in the interest of banks or in the interest of major private companies, and selling a Sino-Austrian joint venture in the People’s Republic of China.


“Norbert Scherbaum maintains a highly regarded bankruptcy and insolvency practice, and also advises on other business law matters”
Chambers & Partners, 2015