Attorney-at-lawDr. Johannes Hebenstreit

  • 2013 to date
    Independent attorney-at-law
  • 2009-2012
    Attorney-at-law in cooperation with law firm Schöpf Maurer & Bitschnau Rechtsanwälte, Salzburg
  • 2004-2008
    Apprentice lawyer at law firm Schöpf Maurer & Bitschnau Rechtsanwälte, Salzburg
    Bar exam passed with distinction on February 28, 2008
  • 2003-2004
    Masters Degree at the University of Cambridge, UK
    Graduation as Master of Law (LL.M.) on June 25, 2004
  • 2001-2003
    PhD Studies in Law at the University of Salzburg
    Graduation as Doctor of Law with distinction on July 9, 2003
    At the same time, worked as contractual assistant with Univ.-Prof. Dr. Otto Triffterer at the Institute for Criminal Law of the University of Salzburg
  • 1997-2001
    Law Studies at the University of Salzburg
    Graduation as Master of Law with distinction on May 21, 2001
    Awarded with the honorary prize of the Austrian Minister of Education, Science and Culture for excellent study achievements

Dr. Johannes Hebenstreit has been awarded several merit scholarships and is the author of various publications. In addition, he has completed a number of courses in the fields of argumentation, rhetoric and presentation skills.


Our law firm is based on the following three principles:


From the very beginning, it is important for us to provide you with all the information you need – whether it is on possible solutions to your case, potential chances and risks or incurring costs. We believe that only well-informed clients are satisfied clients. And satisfied clients are the best advertising we can get.


To preserve your interests in the best possible way, it takes professional counselling and representation skills. To guarantee this high level of professionalism, we continuously engage in advanced training. We believe that one constantly needs to improve to stay on top. And our clients can certainly expect top service.


From our law firm, you can expect proactive, determined, precise and consistent counselling and representation. We not only offer a modern, friendly and contemporary office. We also offer fast and efficient solutions to your problems. Our efficiency is your advantage.


Our law firm lays main focus on the following areas of expertise.
However, if you need advice in any other legal matter, we are also happy to help or put you in touch with a specialist in the respective field.

Tenancy and property law

Dr. Hebenstreit’s services in the field of tenancy and property law include the drafting and reviewing of tenancy agreements as well as the legal representation of landlords and renters in case of dispute. In addition, our law firm specialises in the counselling and representation of property owners, owners’ associations and property administration companies in case of joint ownership disputes. Moreover, Dr. Hebenstreit can also advise with regard to operational cost account reviews and maintenance obligation matters as well as rent increase issues.

Real estate sales contracts and similar agreements

Dr. Hebenstreit offers a variety of services related to the purchase of apartments, houses or other real estate property, taking care of the entire process from the drafting of contracts to the acceptance of trusteeships and the registration of ownership in the land register.

Commercial and corporate law

Our law firm consults and represents companies in all matters of commercial law, from business start-up to potential liquidation. We are also happy to consult you in all corporate transactions and disputes.

Damage and compensation

We support you in the enforcement of any personal injury or property damage claim. A special focus lays on liability cases regarding medical malpractice. Enforcing patient claims against insurance companies, hospitals and doctors or fending off unjustified claims.

Debt collection

Dr. Hebenstreit has vast expertise in all debt collection matters. He is happy to help you with debt recovery, attachment of earnings or forced sales.

Traffic law

Our law firm is happy to support you with claim settlements following traffic accidents at home or abroad. Also contact us for questions regarding hit and run claims or repair costs.

Contract law

Our services include the drafting and optimization of contracts as well as general terms and conditions. We also support you in the enforcement of all pertaining rights and obligations, such as matters of warranty, rescission or rectification.

You did not find what you were looking for?

Our law firm offers many services not included in the abovementioned areas of expertise, so do not hesitate to contact us with your problem even if it is not expressly mentioned in this section.


Our law firm values a broad cooperation with the following reliable and competent partners:

Our law firm is operated in cooperation with RA Dr. Katharina Bleckmann. Website:

Our law firm works together closely with Versicherungsagentur VA Salzburg GmbH. Website:

In cross-border cases concerning Bavaria, our law firm esteems a well-tried cooperation with law firm Schwarzer, Berchtesgaden. Website:

In cross-border cases concerning Baden-Württemberg or other German federal states, the support of law firm Wagner & Kollegen is indispensable. Website:


Dr. Johannes Hebenstreit, LL.M.*

*University of Cambridge

Franz-Josef-Straße 15
5020 Salzburg

Phone: +43 (662) 871 871
Fax: +43 (662) 871 871 22

Opening hours

Mon-Fri: 09:00-12:00 a.m.
Mon-Thu: 02:00-05:00 p.m.


Bus 2, 4, 21
Nearest bus stop: Wolf-Dietrich-Straße

Bus 1, 3, 5, 6, 25
Nearest bus stop: Mirabellplatz

Bus 22
Nearest bus stop: Haydnstraße

Directions & parking options

We have customer parking spaces in the underground car park of the Franz-Josef-Straße 15 building, which are marked accordingly. Further parking options can be found in the short-term parking zone around the office and at the Mirabell Congress garage nearby.

Do you want legal advice but have little time or are from out of town?
We would also be happy to advise you about the online video service SKYPE.
Please arrange a consultation appointment.