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Meyerlustenberger Lachenal Ltd (MLL)

SCHIFFBAUSTRASSE 2, POSTFACH 1765, 8031 ZĂśRICH, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 44 396 91 91
Fax:
Fax +41 44 396 91 92
Email:
Web:
www.mll-legal.com

Dr Walter Häberling

Tel:
Work +41 44 396 92 33
Email:
Web:
www.mll-legal.com
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal Ltd

Work Department

Real Estate and Rental Law | Arbitration and Litigation | Private Clients

Position

Walter Häberling is a partner in the litigation department and real estate practice group and has been with the firm for more than 20 years. He represents clients in commercial, real estate and certain private client litigation and arbitration proceedings. As a former Zurich district court judge he knows what counts in judges’ minds. He has wide-ranging experience in real estate matters with a special focus on commercial lease law. International inheritance matters and execution of wills are his main areas of work for private clients.

Career

Partner with Meyerlustenberger Lachenal (since 2004), Associate with meyerlustenberger (1997–2003), Judge at the District Court of Zurich (1995–1997), Admitted to the bar in Switzerland (1994), Executive Legal Clerk of the District Court of Pfaffikon (1992–1995), Chairman and (since 1992) head of the conciliation authority in rental matters for the District of Pfaffikon (1991–1995), Legal clerk at the District Court of Pfaffikon (1991), Trainee with a Zurich based law firm (1990)

Languages

German, English

Member

Swiss Bar Association (SAV), Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), ZAV’s practice groups for lease law, litigation, arbitration and inheritance law, Texas Exes – the Ex-Students’ Association of the University of Texas, Austin, TX

Education

University of Texas at Austin School of Law, LL.M. (1999), University of Zurich, lic. iur., Dr. iur. (1987/1989)


Switzerland

Dispute resolution: litigation

Within: Dispute resolution: litigation

Meyerlustenberger Lachenal Ltd (MLL) 's 'efficient and dedicated team is very strong in dealing with complex, multi-jurisdictional litigation cases', particularly in the banking, pharmaceutical and corporate sectors. A recent highlight was the representation of Gilead in nullity actions against Mepha Pharma involving tenofovir patents and SPCs. Clients recommend 'responsive, efficient and solution-oriented' banking litigator Léonard Stoyanov and 'reliable, clever negotiator' Walter Häberling, who has 'wide-ranging experience in real estate and tenancy matters'. Marcel Lustenberger and Bernard Lachenal are the practice heads.

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