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„Wilhelm Bergthaler is an eminent figure in the environmental law field, where he has a wealth of experience."
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Wilhelm Bergthaler’s career has always been revolving around environment and industry. Having studied in Salzburg, he joined Haslinger / Nagele as an associate before he qualified in 1994. In 1999 he founded Haslinger / Nagele‘s office in Vienna. Wilhelm Bergthaler’ practice focuses on environmental permitting procedures in industrial and infrastructure projects. In addition, he advises clients on a broad range of regulatory matters, from product to energy to administrative liability law.
Wilhelm Bergthaler is also an Honorary Professor at the University of Linz, where he lectures on environmental law. He is editor and author of several books and journals, and he is Communication Officer of the Environmental, Health and Safety Law Committee of the International Bar Association.