Philipp Strasser is a partner at Vavrovsky Heine Marth in Vienna. As one of the most seasoned insurance and reinsurance law specialists in Austria, he particularly focuses on insurance litigation where he enjoys an impeccable reputation as one of the leading lawyers. His expertise especially covers Professional Liability, Errors and Omissions (E&O), Cyber (Crime) Insurance, Financial Institutions Professional Indemnity (FIPI), Directors and Officers (D&O), Warranty and Indemnity (W&I), Product and Public Liability as well as Property Insurance.
Philipp’s expertise is widely recognized across the globe. Multiple national and international directories rank him among the top legal experts in his field. Throughout his career, he has been shaping the Austrian insurance law landscape and continues to leave his imprint through his involvement in high-profile cases. Many of the largest insurers in the world trust Philipp so safeguard their interests in complex insurance litigation and as monitoring counsel in major loss matters. In addition, his clients rely on his skills with regard to product development, conduct of business and regulatory issues.
Apart from insurance and reinsurance, Philipp has long-standing experience in resolving conflicts relating to general tort law, construction law, banking and securities law. He furthermore counsels clients in post-M&A, restructuring, shareholder and liabilities/coverage disputes, and advises clients in corporate law and business liability issues.
A graduate from the University of Innsbruck, Philipp is certified as Corporate Compliance Officer according to the Austrian Standard. He is a member of the Austrian Bar Association, the Austrian Arbitration Association (Arb|Aut), and the Insurance and Reinsurance Arbitration Society (ARIAS).
As renowned expert, Philipp is a lecturer on corporate and civil law at the LIMAK Austrian Business School. He is regularly invited to speak on topics relating to corporate, liability and insurance law at conferences, academic institutions, international conferences and corporate events. Philipp also coaches managing directors and board members and is a sought-after author in his area of expertise.