Lawyer Dr. Gschöpf in Velden am Wörthersee 

The law firm is located in Velden am Wörthersee and consists of three lawyers and two engaged secretaries, who support local and international clients efficient and unbureaucratic.

We offer competent and confidential advice, the specific structure of our company enables us to attend very personally and strictly confidential to our client's individual demands.  Our focus lies on extrajudicial and judicial representation in all matters of sports- and ski law. In this field of practice, Dr. Marwin Gschöpf and Dr. Herbert Gschöpf are officially recognized and listed at court as specialist and expert witness.  

Our wide area of practice enables us to provide a full range of services including Civil Law, Criminal Law, Family Law (Divorce Law), last wills, real estate transactions including registration.

Firm Profile

... competent ... confidential ... transnational ...

The lawyers of our firm advise you in all areas of Commercial Law

We advise you at drafting contracts and support you in proceedings at administrative bodies and in court trials.

We represent private persons, regional banks as well as numerous medium and smaller sized companies that we advise extensive. In particular we efficiently and cost consciously collect outstanding claims.

We claim for our clients compensation after accidents 

We claim compensation after ski and road traffic accidents and represent our clients in trials at any civil and criminal court in Austria. On behalf of insurance companies we defend unjustified claims e.g. against ski area operators and other involved parties after ski accidents.

We are focused on all our client's legal matters and guarantee complete discretion. Our aim is to offer efficient and extrajudicial solutions, yet also represent our clients in sometimes inevitably and complex proceedings at court and other administrative bodies.

We attend to our international clients in English. A close network of highly motivated attorneys-at-law in the neighboring countries of the European Union enables us to provide competent consultations in transnational legal issues.


... engaged ... experienced ... efficient ...

We support local and international clients

Our lawyers are committed with enthusiasm for your concerns and work with you to find creative solutions. We like to work in a team to collect the facts and work out legal questions. Also we like to exchange ideas with other partners in our network.

We are lawyers and ski experts. Preparation of expert reports after a skiing accident for insurance companies. We help with the assessment of pain compensation and other property damage.

Dr. Marwin Gschöpf

is managing partner and a court-certified expert for alpine skiing and snowboarding.

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We represent local and international clients. Help to find an extrajudicial solution. Representation before civil and criminal courts in Austria. Accidents on ski slopes and in road traffic.

Dr. Herbert Gschöpf em.

is founder of the law firm in 1976, retired as a lawyer in October 2015 and continues to work as an expert for alpine skiing and snowboarding and consultant.

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We defend unjustified claims for insurance companies. We operate throughout Austria (Kärnten, Salzburg, Tirol, Vorarlberg). Slope safety and liability of ski lift operators.

Mag. Teresa Lüftner

is a lawyer with passed bar exam and has been in the law firm Dr. Gschöpf since 2016.

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We represent companies, banks, insurance companies and private persons. The focus lies on sports law and ski law. Drafting contracts and last wills.

Ms. Martina Adamitsch (administration, debt collection, accounting) and Ms. Sylvia Stromberger (contract management, land register, commercial register) look forward to being able to ask about your concerns in an engaged and helpful manner.


The lawyers Dr. Gschöpf have published relevant articles (especially in damages compensation law) in various media for over 30 years. These publications and lectures can be sent as PDF on request.

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... regional ... international ...

Advocate in Austria. Operate in Kärnten, Salzburg, Tirol, Steiermark and Vorarlberg. We support in proceedings at administrative bodies and in court trails. We also support international clients. Vergoeding na een ski ongeval. Schadevergoeding voor persoonlijk letsel. Ski ongeval op de piste in Oostenrijk. Advocaat in Oostenrijk voor ski-ongevallen. Advocaat in Kärnten, Tirol, Salzburg und Vorarlberg.


RA Dr. Marwin Gschöpf
RA Dr. Herbert Gschöpf em.
RAA Mag. Teresa Lüftner

A-9220 Velden
Villacherstraße 26

Office Opening Hours:
Mo – Th : 09:00 – 12:00 u. 14:00 – 17:00
Fr : 09:00 – 12:00

Location/How to get there

Tel. +43 4274 3786
Fax +43 4274 3786-4