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Before Court: For Plaintiffs and Defendants

Litigation for Plaintiffs and Applicants

  • After the renovation of our house I detected many deficiencies. It is apparent that the job was botched. How can I enforce my legal claims against the construction company?
  • A stranger’s car is parked in my private car parking spot. What can I do about it?
  • I was involved in a traffic accident. Who will carry the costs of repairing the car? Where do I get compensation for injury?
  • I rent out an apartment. My tenant is not paying his rent. How can I get him out of my flat?

Litigation for Defendants

  • I have been issued a payment summon according to which I should pay several thousands of Euros without ever having been heard out in Court. What can I do about it?
  • I supposedly require rent that is too high, for that reason my tenant demands high repayments. How should I respond to this?
  • What should I do when the complainant benefits from legal aid and can litigate against me for free?

Reasons for Schmelz lawfirm

  • We are a law firm specialized in litigation. Except for vacation times, you can find us almost daily in court. Use this extensive experience in judicial claim enforcement or claim defense.
  • Due to our previous professional experience in one of the largest Austrian lawfirms, we are well versed in complex cases and high claims, for example in the context of the regulation of major damages.
  • We work together with all well-known legal expenses insurance in Austria and clarify the issue of legal costs directly with your insurance.

Over the course of a lifetime few of us are spared from having to resolve a conflict. Every now and then these conflicts end before court. We would like to assist you with an efficient and successful prosecution of your claims or defend your rights. In doing so, we work closely with various legal protections insurance companies. How do we quickly reach the ENDPOINT?

Here you can find us


  •  Währinger Strasse 16 Top 14, 1090 Wien
  •  +43 1 946 11 60
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