Rechtsanwalt Dr. Helmut Hegen

Contact details

Hellbrunner Straße 9a | 5020 Salzburg

Tel. +43 (0) 662 843131



Hon. Prof. Dr. Helmut Hegen, M.B.L.


1992 - 1998

Diploma course in Jurisprudence at the University of Salzburg, Graduation with Distinction

1998 - 1999

Doctorate in Jurisprudence

Graduation with Distinction

2000 - 2001

University course for Commercial Lawyers,

Graduation with Distinction (academic Commercial Lawyer)

2002 - 2004

Post graduate “Master of Business Law (M.B.L.)”

Banking activities

1992 - 1999

Trainee programme at the HypoVereinsbank Deutschland


HVB Credit Advisors, Special Asset Advisory group, New York

Legal activities


Rechtsanwaltskanzlei [Law firm] Dr. Nikolaus J. Küfner M.A., Munich and Rechtsanwaltskanzlei ARCON, Munich


Court practice at Bezirksgericht [District Court] and Landesgericht [Regional Court] Salzburg

2000 - 2002

Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Haslinger/Nagele & Partner, Linz


Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Otterbourg, Steindler, Houston & Rosen, P.C., New York

2002 - 2004

Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Dr. Utho Hosp, Salzburg

2003 - 2020

University Lecturer in Banking Law at the University of Salzburg

2004 - 2006

University Lecturer in Banking Law at the University of Klagenfurt

since 2004

Attorney-at-law at HOSP, HEGEN Rechtsanwaltspartnerschaft [Legal Partnership]

since 2006

Ongoing lecturing activities, including at the Rechtsakademie [Law Academy] Salzburg, the ÖPWZ (Austrian Productivity and Profitability Centre), Wirtschaftskammer [Chamber of Commerce] Salzburg and various credit institutions and businesses

since 2020

Professor of banking law at the University of Salzburg

Other functions

Supervisory Board and Foundation Council mandates, Currently: Board member of a public limited company; Chairman of a cooperative council; Board member of a private foundation.



Walther Kastner Prize (First prize)