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Wenger Plattner

AESCHENVORSTADT 55, 4010 BASEL, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 61 279 70 00
Fax:
Fax +41 61 279 70 01
Email:
Web:
www.wenger-plattner.ch
Basel, Bern, Geneva, Zurich

Werner Wenger

Tel:
Work +41 61 279 70 00
Email:
Wenger Plattner

Position

Werner Wenger is a founding partner of Wenger Plattner, since 2012 practising as of counsel. Increasingly focusing his practice on international commercial arbitration, Werner Wenger has been serving as chairman or sole arbitrator under numerous institutional rules and in ad hoc-proceedings. His arbitration experience includes disputes relating to long-term supply, joint venture, distribution, agency, licensing and financing agreements as well as to M&A transactions with regard to a broad range of industries (media, telecommunication, insurance, banking, industrial equipment, engineering and construction, pharmaceutical and chemical products, military equipment). Werner Wenger advises clients involved in negotiating complex commercial contracts and in corporate law matters. He is also acting as board member of various companies and as executor of last wills and testaments.

Career

Bar admission (1967); Establishment Wenger Plattner (1980), Counsel Wenger Plattner (2012)

Languages

German, French, English, Italian

Education

University of Basel (Dr. iur. 1966)


Switzerland

Dispute resolution: litigation

Within: Dispute resolution: litigation

The client base of Zurich- and Basel-based firm Wenger Plattner features companies, public-law entities and private persons who require legal assistance in corporate, commercial and insolvency-related disputes, as well as banking, transport, insurance, intellectual property and real estate litigation. Team lead Stephan Kesselbach is involved in contentious proceedings concerning the insolvencies of clients Banque Hottinger & Cie, Petroplus Marketing and SwissAir. The team also includes of counsel Werner Wenger and commercial litigator Roland Bachmann, who joined from Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG in November 2018.

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