Dr. Martin Maxl


Practice Areas:

  1. Corporate
  2. Reorganization of enterprises
  3. Mergers & Acquisitions
  4. Antitrust and Competition

Martin Maxl is one of the founding partners of Maxl & Sporn Attorneys-at-Law and has more than 20 years of in-depth experience in his areas of expertise. His takes a genuine interest in the firm's clients, understands their objectives, and meets or exceeds their expectations. For his clients he works hard, provides superior legal services on a timely, effective, and efficient basis, and maintains the highest standards of professional integrity. For his firm, he fosters an enjoyable working environment, based on open communication and mutual respect, and encourages initiative, innovation, teamwork, and loyalty.

Curriculum Vitae:

since 2023Partner, Maxl & Mötz Rechtsanwälte GmbH
2016-2023Partner, Maxl & Sporn Rechtsanwälte GmbH
2011-2016Partner, Maxl Rechtsanwälte GmbH
2006-2011Partner, Weber Maxl Rechtsanwälte GmbH
1996-2014Supervisory board member, Coca-Cola Beverages Austria GmbH
1994-2006Partner, Graf Maxl & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte GmbH
1991-1994The Coca-Cola Company – East Central Europe Division
1988-1991University of Graz – university assistant (Institute for Civil Law)
1988University of Graz – Dr. iur. (summa cum laude)
1982-1987University of Graz – Mag. iur.
1979-1982University of Graz, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Centre Sèvres Facultés Jésuites Paris – studies in philosophy, theology and comparative linguistics


  • German
  • English
  • French

Lecturing Experience:

  • Seminar ‘Insurance Antitrust Law’ (April 2016)
  • Seminar ‘The (new) Right of the Shareholders' Meeting’ (October 2010, April 2011)
  • Seminar ‘European Commercial Law in Practice’ (‘Privatissimum’ of the University of Graz, summer term 2005 to summer term 2008 – Austrian and European Antitrust Law, Takeover Law)
  • Seminar ‘Novelties in the Austrian Antitrust Law 2005’ (‘Grazer Privatrechtlicher Dialog‘ of the University of Graz, April 2006)


  • Bar Association of Vienna
  • International Bar Association
  • AVCO Austrian Private Equity and Venture Capital Organization
  • Patron of the ‘Albertina’ (Viennese art museum)
  • Patron of the ‘Secession’ (Viennese exhibition gallery)
  • Patron of the ‘Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien’ (Viennese art-history museum)