Volkert Sackmann

Phone: +43 (1) 3932021

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Volkert Sackmann

Attorney at Law, Cooperation Partner

Career

  • since 4/2018 Attorney at Law; since 5/2020 in cooperation with Jarolim Partner
  • 01/2017 - 04/2018 Senior Associate in a renowned law firm in Vienna, advice in the area of white collar crime and compliance
  • 12/2011 – 12/2016 Head of a group of public prosecutors at the Vienna Public Prosecutor's Office; head of investigations, prosecution and representation in court in the field of white-collar crime (in particular fraud, embezzlement, corruption, tax evasion, BWG, KMG, etc.); management of and expert supervision of six public prosecutors dealing with white-collar crime
  • 12/2006 – 11/2011 Public prosecutor at the Vienna Public Prosecutor's Office; head of investigations, prosecution and representation in court in the area of white-collar crime (in particular fraud, embezzlement, corruption, tax evasion, BWG, KMG, etc.)
  • 12/2004 – 11/2006 Trainee judge in the district of the Higher Regional Court of Vienna, judicial preparatory service in the field of civil law (tenancy, labour, social, family, general civil and execution law) and criminal law (public prosecutor's office, court of first and second instance)
  • 09/2004 – 11/2004 Trainee lawyer in the district of the Vienna Higher Regional Court
  • 11/2002 – 8/2004 Associate with RA Dr. Werner Walch (now Walch- Zehetbauer-Motter Rechtsanwälte OG)
  • 02/2002 – 10/2002 Trainee lawyer in the district of the Vienna Higher Regional Court

Languages

  • German
  • English

Practice Areas

  • White-Collar Crime
  • Criminal Procedural Law
  • Compliance
  • Internal Investigations

  • Market Abuse from a Criminal Law Perspective (Editor Doris Wohlschlägl-Aschberger | Co Author MiFID II - Law, Practice, Prospects 1st edition 2018)
  • Internal Investigations: How to protect investigation results from the prosecution authorities (Sepasiar/Sackmann, Aufsichtsrat Aktuell 1/2018, 20)
  • House searches in companies - How must the management prepare for them (Schrank/Sackmann, SWK-Heft, 18 , S. 825-830, 2017)
  • The reporting obligations under the StAG (Radasztics/Sackmann, ZWF 2017, 12)
  • The new leniency programme (Radasztics/Sackmann, ZWF 2017, 2)