Dr. Pilar Koukol
Pilar Koukol is attorney at law at PAULITSCH LAW. She joined the team in 2017 and was admitted to the Austrian bar in January 2018. Pilar focuses mainly on Compliance, White Collar Crime, criminal and civil litigation.
Before Pilar joined PAULITSCH LAW, she worked as an associate for one of Austria’s leading law firms, BINDER GRÖSSWANG attorneys at law, where she was member of the Dispute Resolution and White Collar Crime Team. In spring 2017, she passed the Austrian bar exam with honors.
Born in Vienna, Austria, Pilar studied at the law faculty of the University of Vienna (Mag. iur. 2010 and Doc. iur. 2014). During her studies, she worked as intern in law firms and as research assistant at the Institute for European, International and Comparative Law at the University of Vienna.
Pilar gained experience in the field of White Collar Crime as university assistant at the Institute for Criminal Law and Criminology at the University of Vienna, where she worked at the Department of Professor Helmut Fuchs. She was teaching courses, held lectures and published articles in the area of White Collar Crime. Pilar’s doctoral thesis focused on possible effects of compliance management systems on the criminal liability of executives.
Pilar completed her judicial practice in Vienna. She worked for the public prosecutor’s office and the district court City Centre Vienna. She also completed internships at the Austrian Trade Commission in Barcelona and the Basel Institute on Governance (link).
Pilar Koukol is a lecturer at the Sigmund Freud University Vienna (SFU).
Attorney at Law
Tuchlauben 13, A-1010 Vienna/Austria
+43 1 361 400-711