Heinrich Kühnert


Heinrich Kühnert
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  • joined DORDA in 2016
  • Business law firm, Vienna, partner focussing on competition and antitrust law, 2014-02/2016
  • Business law firm, Vienna, attorney focussing on competition and antitrust law, 2011-2014
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Washington, D.C., and Vienna, attorney and prior to that associate, 2005-2011
  • European Commission, Legal Services, Brussels, legal intern, 2004-2005
  • University of Oxford, M.Jur. 2004
  • University of Vienna, Mag iur 2001 and Dr iur 2004
  • born 1977 in Vienna

Practice Areas

  • Competition and Antitrust
  • Energy Law
  • Telecommunications Law
  • Compliance
  • Distribution


German (native), English


  • Kühnert, H., Böhler, P., "A Tale of Delegation and Power: ACER and the Dichotomy of the Non-Delegation Doctrine and the Creation of a Genuine Internal Market in Electricity", European Competition and Regulatory Law Review, Jahrgang 1 (2017), Ausgabe 1
  • The Gordian knot of access to file: legislation will have to resolve it, Global Competition Litigation Review 2014, 185 (mit Florian Neumayr and Valentina Schaumburger)
  • Austria, in: Sokol/Crane/Ezrachi, Global Antitrust Compliance Handbook, Oxford, 2014 (mit Astrid Ablasser-Neuhuber)
  • Slovak Bank Case: Court of Justice Rejects Illegality Defence for Boycotts, Oxford Journal of European Competition Law & Practice 2013/3 (mit Igor Augustinič)
  • The Repeal of Decisions by the European Commission Based on Considerations of Fact or Law, Oxford Journal of European Competition Law & Practice 2012, S. 4 (mit Florian Neumayr)
  • The role of NCA competence under Art. 22 ECMR, Zeitschrift für Wettbewerbsrecht / Journal for Competition Law 2007, S. 129 (mit Axel Reidlinger)
  • Widening the gap – The impact of the T-Mobile/tele.ring decision, Competition Law Insight 16 January 2007, S. 9

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