Sixtus-Ferdinand Kraus, a member of CMS Vienna's Corporate Transactions and Corporate Litigation teams, has been appointed Professor of Civil Law at the Johannes Kepler University Linz.
According to CMS, “Kraus has always been equally committed to both scholarship and practice. He has qualified as a professor in the fields of business law, corporate law, and civil law and is known to the practice as an expert in corporate law, business law, and business-related civil law. Sixtus-Ferdinand Kraus has been working as a lawyer at CMS in Vienna since January 2019 and has also taught at the Institute for Business and Commercial Law at the University of Vienna.”
Kraus will continue his work as Counsel with CMS, focusing on corporate litigation.
"We see ourselves as a law firm with an academic foundation,” said CMS Vienna Managing Partner Johannes Juranek, adding that “we are very proud when colleagues like Sixtus-Ferdinand Kraus are involved in research and teaching in parallel with their work as lawyers.”