Skadden Closes Vienna Office, Partner Joins Austrian Firm

Law360, New York (September 5, 2013, 1:18 PM EDT) -- Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP is closing its Austria office after 20 years following the departure of its longtime managing partner in Vienna, a mergers and acquisitions and corporate transactions veteran who is leaving to join the European law firm CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz, it was announced Thursday.

Skadden said in a statement that it will continue to serve its Austrian clients from its other European offices, mainly its Paris and Frankfurt offices. It first opened the Vienna outpost in 1993, which had been headed...
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