Leyla Farahmandnia, Jeannette Gorzala, and Urim Bajrami have been promoted to Partner at the Viennese commercial law firm Stadler Volkel.
Leyla Farahmandnia, whose practice focuses on regulatory law and compliance, is the head of the compliance department in the banking and finance practice of the firm. Before joining the team in 2017, she spent six months as an Associate with Dr. Weik Rechtsanwalte; earlier to that, she was a Legal Trainee for five months with the Higher Regional Court of Vienna and, earlier still, spent ten months as an Associate with Dr. Pochieser.
Jeannette Gorzala is the head of corporate, commercial, and M&A as well as artificial intelligence practice groups with the firm. Before joining the team in 2020, Gorzala spent six years as an Associate with EY Law and, earlier, two years as an analyst with Goldman Sachs.
Urim Bajrami is the head of Stadler Volkel’s e-sports practice group and has been with the firm since 2018.
“We are convinced that we have found an ideal and long-term reinforcement in these three long-standing colleagues,” commented Stadler Volkel’s Founding Partner Arthud Stadler. “They are all characterized by their exceptional expert knowledge in particularly sought-after areas of law as well as by a high level of trust among clients and staff.”