Peter Konwitschka is a partner of Schönherr, Vienna, where he specialises in insurance law, corporate law and M&A. He has been a member of the Vienna Bar since 1999 and graduated from the University of Vienna (Dr. iur. 1997). Peter is a lecturer at the Univeristy of Vienna, Anwaltsakademie and Research Assistant at the University of Vienna. Furthermore, he has authored several articles on corporate, antitrust and insurance law. Peter has acted on behalf of various insurance companies in regulatory proceedings with the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA). A focus of his activity has also been insurance supervisory law, the structuring of insurance distribution channels under the freedom to provide services and ongoing advice for the Austrian Insurance Association (VVO) with regard to all kinds of life insurance products.