Dr. Bernhard Astner

Dr. Bernhard Astner

Lawyer since 1999
Office Graz
Phone: +43-50-8060-240
Fax: +43-50-8060-201

Areas of expertise


  • Law studies at the Karl-Franzens-University in Graz (Dr. iur. 2005, Mag. iur. 1993)
  • Studied chemical and process engineering (studies not completed)

Professional Expertise

  • Managing partner at hba since 1999
  • Associate at RA Dr. Guido Held (1994 – 1998)
  • Assistant at the Department of Civil Law , University of Graz (1998 – 1999)
  • Lecturer at KFU Graz (University) since 2000 (collateral security law, venture capital and private equity finance)
  • Numerous executive responsibilities, in particular in the area of reorganisation


  • Board member of several private foundations
  • Various supervisory board positions in medium-sized enterprises

Foreign Languages

  • English