Wieland A. Leopold

/attorney at law

Consulting focus:

Companies and Transactions | Bankruptcy and Restructuring | Litigation | Start-ups

Work experience:

Since March 2020 attorney at Proksch & Partner

February 2017 to February 2020 – trainee lawyer at an international law firm

September 2016 to January 2017 – court practice (OLG-Sprengel Vienna)

September 2014 to August 2016 – Assistant at the Institute for Civil Law (assigned to the Research Center for European Legal Development and Private Law Reform Research area: current legal issues in the sale of securities)

Qualifications:
Bar exam at the Higher Regional Court Vienna (July 2019)

Studied law at the University of Vienna (Mag.iur., 2014)

Languages:

German, English

Publications:

Leopold, corporate financing through the issue of tokens, in Welser (ed.), Book money and cash – the implementation of the second payment services directive in the CEE countries, bitcoin and other crypto currencies, e-money (June 2020).

Leopold, cash, book money and virtual currencies, in Welser (Hrsg), book money and cash – legal differences, advantages and risks according to the legal systems of the CEE countries (February 2020).

Leopold, On the statute of limitations for investor damage in Austrian law, in Welser (Hrsg), selected questions on the legal nature of the sale, investor protection, prospectus liability and statute of limitations under the law of the CEE countries (2017).