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Burckhardt Ltd

Work +41 58 881 02 01
+41 58 881 02 01
Basel, Zurich

Gudrun Österreicher

Work +41 58 881 02 10
Burckhardt Ltd.

Work Department

Employment, Dispute Resolution


Gudrun's areas of expertise are private and public employment law, litigation as well as immigration


She gained her experience and specialization in her field of expertise while working for a leading business law firm in Zurich for several years, before joining a smaller law firm in Zurich as partner in 2008. Gudrun Österreicher is highly qualified and has year of experience in advising and representing companies, public authorities as well as individuals in all aspects of employment law as well as its cross-border aspects, such as work permits and assignments.


German, English, French, Swedish


Swiss Bar Association


Gudrun studied law at the university of Zurich (lic. iur. 1998) and was admitted to the bar in 1999. In 2007, she was named Certified Specialist SBA (Swiss Bar Association) Employment Law.


Dispute resolution: litigation

Within: Dispute resolution: litigation

Basel-based firm Burckhardt Ltd. covers a range of international disputes, including banking, medical negligence, inheritance and transport. Practice head Piera Beretta continues to represent an Egyptian resident in a $400m forex manipulation dispute against a Swiss bank, while Ramon Mabillard acts for a logistics company in its CHF3m claim against an oil refining company in liquidation. Regula Hinderling and Gudrun Österreicher cover employment-related litigation.

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Within: Employment

The employment team at Burckhardt Ltd. in Basel handles contracts, working time regulations, international assignments and work permit matters, compensation and bonus plans, collective agreements, restructurings, data protection and dispute resolution. Regula Hinderling and Gudrun Österreicher are the key contacts.

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