About us
Our Team is made up of lawyers who speak German as their mother tongue, have completed their legal training in Austria and Italy, have gained valuable experience at the interfaces of Italian-German economic life and are admitted as lawyers throughout Italy.
Together with our network of German-speaking tax consultants, engineers and real estate consultants, we offer complete solutions.
Procurement Law
We will help you prepare your offer. We point out the pitfalls in the procurement process and help to avoid formal errors.
We represent you in review proceedings before the administrative court.
We draft and review your contracts with subcontractors, bidding associations or guarantors.
Real Estate Law
We advise you for the purchase and sale, as well as for the rental and leasing of Italian properties. We prepare the contract for you - with pleasure also bilingual German-Italian.
We provide legal support for your construction site and help if there are difficulties. We deal the legal examination of investment objects in the field of renewable energy.
Corporate and Commercial Law
We advise you in the management of your business. We draw up contracts for you that allow a smooth business process.
We advise you in choosing the right type of company and support you in founding a Company. We help you protect your rights as shareholders.
Labor Law
We advise employers and employees on all matters related to the employment relationship.
We will accompany you in case of announcement .
We also offer advice on public labor law.
We represent you before the arbitration board and the labour court.
Credit recovery
We will get Italian executive orders for you.
We will start for you enforcement proceedings against your Italian debtor.
We take care of the credit assessment of your Italian debtor.
We offer sworn translations of your foreign executive title so taht the execution can begin in Italy.
Italy is one of the most important trading partners of Austria and Germany and still has enormous potential that needs to be exploited more intensely.
South Tyrol, a country with German as its official language in Italy, is teh ideal bridgehead from which to conquer the large Italian market.
But there are also interesting business opportunities in South Tyrol itself.
We consider ourselves as service providers, for our customers and help them avoid and solve dangers and problems.
Above all, in complex situations, we need to create clarity and transparency: we want to enable our customers to make sound decisions. Our goal is to show solutions strategies.
We consider efficiency and speed to the basis of customer-oriented legal services.
RA Dr. iur. Otto Mahlknecht
Mail: otto(at)mahlknecht.eu
Tel: +39 0471 051882

European Law Expert
Registered in the register of lawyers of the Austrian Foreign Trade Office in Milan, admitted to representation in all Italian supreme jurisdictions.

Administrative Law, European Law, Construction Law, Contract Law, Commercial and Company Law, Private International Law.

Procurement Law (public procurement), real estate and construction law, Labor Law.

Master's Degree in Public Procurement, il Sole 24 Ore Business School promotion to Dr. Iuris, University of Innsbruck, dissertation, south tyrolean kaw on public procurement.
Academic Expert in European Law, University of Passau/UNiversity of INnsbruck (Schloss Hofen), law degree, University of Padua degree in Integrated Law, Mag. iur, University of Innsbruck.

Handbook of the South Tyrolean Public Procurement Law, November 2016.


Bolzano Bar Association
Italian Chamber of Commerce, Monaco
Italian-German Association of Lawyers
European Law Society

EUCONNEX (European building law network experts)

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RA Dr. Ewald Rottensteiner LL.M.
Mail: er(at)kanzlei-rottensteiner.com
Tel: +39 0471 051887

Expert on European Law areas of law, Succession Law, Debt Recovery, Contract Law, Commercial and Corporate Law, Private International Law, Real Estate and Construction Law.

Master in European Private Law, La Sapienza University of Rome integrated degree in Law, University of Innsbruck.
Mahlknecht & Rottensteiner
Via Sernesi 34
I-39100 Bozen / Bolzano