specialization

She provides advice in the following practice areas:

curriculum vitae

Alexandra Santangelo-Reif has been an associate at LeitnerLaw Rechtsanwälte since 2019. Her main areas of expertise are company and group law, commercial and contract law, as well as civil law.

Before joing LeitnerLaw Rechtsanwälte, she worked as a legal trainee at a prestigious law firm, as an expert for the Austrian Federal Ministry of Social Affairs, and as a university assistant at the Institute for Civil and Business Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and at the Institute for Civil Law at the University of Vienna. To round off her professional profile, she has also spent time abroad working as a researcher at Victoria University of Wellington and Fordham University (NY).


Alexandra Santangelo-Reif is the author of numerous publications.

education

2017

Doctor of Laws, University of Vienna

2009

Degree in Laws, University of Vienna

professional experience

2019

Associate, LeitnerLaw Rechtsanwälte

2018

Visiting researcher, Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Law, New Zealand, NZ

2018

Associate, Herbst Kinsky Rechtsanwälte GmbH

2017

Expert commissioned by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection

Visiting researcher, Fordham University, New York, USA

2011-2017

Research assistant at the Institute of Civil and Company Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, Prof. Dr. Christian Nowotny

2010

Research assistant at the Institute of Civil law at the University of Vienna, Prof. Dr. Christiane Wendehorst

2009

Legal assistant, Studio Legale Prof. Adolfo di Maio, Rome, IT

Italian Center für International Relations (ICIR)