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VISCHER

SCHĂśTZENGASSE 1, 8021, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 211 34 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 211 34 10
Email:
Web:
www.vischer.com
Basel, ZURICH

Michael Waldner

Tel:
Work +41 58 211 34 85
Email:
VISCHER

Work Department

Health Care, Data & Privacy, Energy, Public Sector and Regulatory, Real Estate

Position

Partner

Career

Bar admission (Switzerland 1994); Court Clerk with cantonal and administrative courts of St. Gallen; joined VISCHER 2006; Partner since 2018

Languages

German, English

Member

- Zurich Bar Association
- Swiss Bar Association
- INLA - International Nuclear Law Association
- AIPN Association of International Petroleum Negotiators
- Swiss Association for Environmental Law (VUR)
- International Bar Association

Education

- Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich, Masters Degree in Natural Sciences (Dipl. Natw. ETH, 2001)
- University of St. Gallen, HSG (lic. iur. HSG, 2003)
- Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP), University of Dundee/UK (LL.M., 2012)


Switzerland

Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

Within: Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

VISCHER has core strength in the healthcare, TMT and transport sectors and notable public law expertise, while also fielding strong capital markets, M&A, competition and litigation departments. Key partners include Stefan Kohler, Rolf Auf der Maur, Stefan Rechsteiner, Benedict Christ  and Christian Oetiker. Michael Waldner and Christian Wyss are other names to note.

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Public law

Within: Next generation lawyers

Michael Waldner - VISCHER

Within: Public law

VISCHER has a 'customer-oriented approach mixed with legal expertise'. Led by regulatory expert Stefan Rechsteiner, the team mainly advises on energy and public healthcare matters. In recent work, Michael Waldner is representing several hospitals in regulatory court proceedings concerning the hospital treatment tariffs chargeable to insurance companies.

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Legal Developments by:
VISCHER

  • Capital Contribution Principle: Meaning and Proceedings

    On January 1, 2011, the Swiss tax law capital contribution principle (CCP) enters into force - with far reaching consequences for companies, their owners, board members and tax advisors. A few days ago the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) published a Circular Letter on this change of law.
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