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Mag. Georg Streit

Managing partner

The jokes about the relation between his name (which means "quarrel") and his profession are not exactly new. Still: Yes, if needed, he will fight! Even though he knows how to avoid conflict when it in the interest of his clients. This is down to his comprehensive expertise and legal knowledge. Even his partners are continually amazed by his ability to quickly familiarise himself with complicated materials.

georg.streit@h-i-p.at (43 - 1) 521 75-16 Sekretariat: Daniela Sutter, Jennifer Ulics

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Specialization

In the end, everything is very easy, but if we believe this from the beginning, then we would remain a fool.

(Heimito von Doderer, Die Strudlhofstiege)

Curriculum
Vitae

  • 2001

    Joined Höhne & In der Maur Rechtsanwälte OEG, which thus became Höhne, In der Maur & Partner Rechtsanwälte OEG

  • 2000

    Entry into the list of lawyers

  • 1995 - 2000

    Trainee lawyer with Dr. Thomas Höhne

  • 1999

    Graduation as an academic European law expert

  • 1997 - 1999

    EUROJUS European law course at Danube University Krems

  • 1994

    Graduation with Master’s degree in law

  • 1987 - 1994

    Studied law and history at the University of Vienna

Acknowledgements
& Awards

„Best Lawyers“ recommends Georg Streit in this years edition of „Best Lawyers in Austria“ (2020) for the areas „Intellectual Property Law“ and „Media Law“.

2019 The Legal 500 names Mag. Georg Streit as a key figure at h-i-p.

Best Lawyers, in cooperation with the Handelsblatt, names Georg Streit in the areas of experties "Intellectual Property Law" and "Media Law" in 2019.

Acquisition International awarded Georg Streit in the course of the 2017 Leading Adviser Awards the title „Leading Media and Entertainment Adviser of the Year”.

Corporate INTL, a worldwide business magazine and consultants’ portal, awarded Georg Streit the title of Lawyer of the Year in Austria in the category “Copyright Law” for 2017.

"Best Lawyers" named us in their ranking of best lawyers again in this year: Georg Streit was listed among the “Best Austrian Lawyers of 2016” in the categories IP law and media law.

“Höhne, In der Maur & Partner has an outstanding reputation for media and entertainment. The firm’s media lawyers are described by clients as “strategic and pro-active” with leading expertise in print and broadcasting law. The firm also represents clients in film, music and digital media sectors. Co-founders Thomas Höhne and Thomas In der Maur manage the practice, which is also appointed by high profile individuals in cases of privacy violation.”, wrote Media Law International about us. And placed us again in first position of Austrian media law in its “Ranking Table 2016”.

„The Legal 500 – Europe Middle East & Africa (2013)” recommends Georg Streit in the field of “IT and Telecommunications”.

The handbook „Legal Experts – Europe, Middle East & Africa (2013)” recommends Georg Streit once again in the field of “Intellectual Property”.

„Die Presse“ recommends Georg Streit in the „Handbuch Wirtschaftsanwälte“ ("Handbook of business lawyers") 2012 in the field of "IP, IT, Medien und Telekom“.

"The European Legal 500 – US Special Edition 2012“ recommends Georg Streit for the fields of "IT and telecommunications“ and„intellectual property and media“, the latter being a field in which our office ranks among the top four law offices in Austria. Moreover the handbook recommends h-i-p in th field of "Real Estate and construction".

Chambers Europe 2012 recommends Georg Streit in the field of „Media". The reference book writes the following about him: "Sources note his negotiating skills and quick responses."

The handbook „Legal Experts – Europe, Middle East & Africa (2012)“ recommends Georg Streit for the field of "Intellectual Property“.

The handbook "The Legal 500 - Europe, Middle East & Africa (2012)" recommends Georg Streit in the fields of "Intellectual property and media" and"IT and telecommunications". The handbook writes the following about us: "Höhne, In der Maur & Partner Rechtsanwälte is dominant in the media sector, particularly for representing newspapers. Thomas Höhne is highly rated and in demand, and Georg Streit is also recommended".

„Chambers Europe 2011“ recommends Georg Streit in the field of "Media Law".

The handbooks "The Legal 500 - 2011 Europe, Middle East & Africa" and "The European Legal 500 – US Special Edition 2011" recommend Georg Streit in the fields of "EU and Competition”, "IT and Telecommunications" and "Intellectual property and media" because of his „knowledge of antitrust issues, e-commerce and internet law“. According to the manual he has a high standing in Austria.

In the handbook "The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2010”and in the "US Special Edition 2010" Georg Streit is named as “one of the most sought-after lawyers” in the field of “IT and Telecommunications”. He and his “first-class team“ have "a great reputation“in the field of "Intellectual Property and media“ according to the manual. Especially the combined offer of IP and IT is appreciated by many clients.

Named in the handbook "The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2009" in the field of "EU and Competition” as „recommended" for his “unfair competition knowledge” ,in the field of „IT and Telecommunications" as “highly rated for internet law” and in the field of „Intellectual property and media" as „… Georg Streit … is considered top-quality practitioner”.

In the directory of the "European Legal Experts 2008" Georg Streit is recommended for the field of "Intellectual Property". The handbook "The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa (2008 Edition)" writes the following about Georg Streit in the field of "EU, competition and public procurement": "Höhne, In der Maur & Partner Rechtsanwälte GmbH fields the respected Georg Streit, who has experience in unfair competition and public procurement". Furthermore he is mentioned in the field of "IT and telecommunications": "Georg Streit is considered an expert in internet law."

The handbooks "The European Legal 500, US Special Edition 2007" and "The Legal 500 - Europe, Middle East and Africa (2007 Edition)" write about Georg Streit: "In addition to IP and IT, the firm also has an outstanding reputation for media law, where Georg Streit’s clients include private radio and television stations, film companies publishing houses and political parties."

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