Dr. Gerhard Braumüller

Fields of expertise

  • Water law
  • Environmental law
  • Administrative law
  • Civil and commercial law


Phone:+43 316 / 83 05 50Fax: +43 316 / 81 37 17safe vCard
Fields of expertise: Water Law and Environmental Law. To work in these fields there is a wide knowledge of the Austrian Water Law Statute and understanding for technical, geological and hydrogeological matters and questions of water management needed. The long lasting experience enables high-level consultancy for my clients like power plant operators, water supply companies, wastewater disposal companies, real estate owners, communities and townships.

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Curriculum vitae

since 2011
Deputy Chairman of the Styrian Provincial Examination Board for the Examination Tax Advisor at the Chamber of Tax Advisors and Certified Public Accountants
since 1996
Partner of Kaan Cronenberg & Partners, Graz
since 1995
Attorney-at-law in Graz
Member of the Advisory Board of DIRO EWIV and of the Supervisory Board of DIRO AG (www.diro.eu)
Lecturer at the Department of Civil Procedure of University of Graz School of Law
Associate in Vienna and Graz
Clerkship in the area of the Superior Regional Court Graz
International Law Internship Program Diploma of Advanced International Legal Studies, McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, USA
Graduation to Dr. iur. from University of Graz School of Law
Research and Teaching Assistant at the Department of Civil Procedure of University of Graz School of Law
Graduation to Mag. iur. from University of Graz School of Law
Attendance of University of Graz School of Law


  • Water power - some water law issues

    in Müller/Stummer (Hrsg), Energiewenderecht (2024), 1. Auflage, 270, Linde Verlag, Wien order
  • Renewing (reapproval) of a water right vs. European Law

    RdU 2023, 133 (indication of source: https://rdb.manz.at/document/rdb.tso.LIrdu20230406) download
  • Prohibition of deterioration - even stricter?

    ecolex 2022, 662 download
  • Water Law

    (together with Dr. Christina Gruber), 2nd edition, Linde Verlag, Vienna 2022 order
  • Renewing (reapproval) of water rights – public interests and state of the art

    (with Mag. Christina Gruber) RdU 2019, 143 download
  • Water power plants – renewing (reapproval) of the concession

    RdU (U&T) 2016, 27 download
  • Negative conflict of jurisdiction in compensation matters solved?

    ecolex 2015, 716 download
  • Insolvency of the obligated party/operator

    Liability in the environmental area, administrative law responsibilities in practice (miscellany), published by Österreichischer Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaftsverband (ÖWAV) (2009)
  • In rem conjunction of water rights with real property

    ecolex 2008, 88 download
  • Tunneling, galleries and water law – the duty of governmental permission according to § 40 para 2 WRG

    Journal for administrative law (ZfV) 2006/1077, 622
  • Water Law

    (together with Dr. Richard Kaan) Linde Verlag, Vienna 2000
  • Competences and liability of emergency physicians

    Practical emergency medical aid for the physician on-site (miscellany), published by Thomas Paszicsnyek, Leopold Stocker Verlag, Graz/Stuttgart 1999, pages 80ff
  • The fate of “international” arbitration awards rendered in former Yugoslavia after its dissolution by means of one example – contradicting treaties

    Wirtschaftsrechtliche Blätter 1996, Seite 99ff
  • Legal questions of emergeny medical services

    The emergency paramedic (miscellany), published by Paszicsnyek/Petutschnigg/Weinrauch, Leopold Stocker Verlag, Graz/Stuttgart 1995, pages 72ff
  • The acquisition of real property by legal transaction by means of an example

    Dike International, Annual special issue of the Hellenic monthly of procedural law, 1994; Pages 37ff
  • The right of retention in execution and insolvency proceedings (§ 471 ABGB)

    Verlag Österreichischen Staatsdruckerei, Wien 1991