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Gasser Partner Attorneys at Law¬†is best known for its record in trust litigation and it also handles a steady stream of international arbitration, bankruptcy and debt recovery cases. Johannes Gasser¬†and¬†Hannes Arnold¬†jointly head a group that includes newly made-up partner Carmen Oehri¬†and Michael Nueber, who joined as counsel in 2017 from zeiler.partners Rechtsanw√§lte GmbH¬†‚ÄĒ he splits his time between Vaduz and Vienna.

‚ÄėResponsive, capable and available‚Äô, Walch & Schurti Attorneys-at-law Ltd¬†‚Äėhandles complex and sensitive files very professionally‚Äô. Andreas Schurti¬†and Moritz Blasy¬†jointly head the group; the duo represented several Liechtenstein entities in trust litigation joined to civil proceedings in England. Other key contacts include Alexander Appel¬†(‚Äėkeen, precise and solution-oriented‚Äô) and Andreas Vogel, who is noted for his expertise in white-collar crime disputes and tax-related cases.

BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG’s focus on broadening its dispute resolution offering continues to pay dividends. In addition to trust litigation, the firm has recent experience in bankruptcy, employment disputes, constitutional law matters and white-collar crime cases. Group co-lead Ralph Wanger, together with Martin Batliner, acted as trustee in Gable Insurance’s bankruptcy proceedings. Hansjörg Lingg jointly heads the department.

Dispute resolution is a mainstay at advocatio Rechtsanw√§lte Grabher D√ľr¬†and the firm handles a comprehensive mix of fiduciary law, insurance, debt recovery, insolvency and white-collar criminal defence matters. Johannes Grabher¬†recently represented an individual in a shareholder dispute.

Among Lampert & Partner Attorneys at Law Ltd’s recent cases, Siegbert Lampert successfully settled a shareholder dispute in the cryptocurrency sphere. The firm also routinely advises on trust disputes, asset recovery and IP litigation.

M√ľller & Partner Rechtsanw√§lte, which stands out as a popular choice for multi-jurisdictional matters, fields strong expertise in trust, insurance and insolvency-related litigation. Martin Zech¬†and Roland M√ľller¬†recently represented a fund manager in a significant cross-border dispute

Sele Frommelt & Partner Attorneys at Law Ltd has a prominent record for tax litigation due to the specialist expertise of former Liechtenstein Minister of Justice, Heinz Frommelt. Hugo Sele and Peter Nägele are noted for their broad skill sets spanning trust litigation, constitutional law and international arbitration.

Litigation boutique Batliner & Konrad Rechtsanwälte has an impressive record in white-collar crime cases. In addition to criminal law, it also handles civil, administrative and constitutional proceedings. Andreas Batliner and Karlheinz Konrad are seasoned litigators.

‚ÄėVery active in trust litigation‚Äô, Marxer & Partner Attorneys-at-Law¬†also has strong experience in criminal, administrative and corporate cases. Robert Schneider¬†and Jochen Schreiber¬†are the key names.

Walser Attorneys at Law Ltd. specialises in foundation and trust litigation. Manuel Walser acts for both private and institutional clients and recently represented an individual in a dispute with a Liechtenstein foundation.

At Wolff Gstoehl Bruckschweiger, high-profile litigator Peter Wolff is highly sought after for contentious trust matters. The firm also handles asset recovery, white-collar crime cases and tax disputes.

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