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Dr Martin Batliner, LL.M.

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BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG

Work Department

Banking and Finance; Corporate and Commercial

Position

Founding partner; head of Banking and Finance; co-head of Corporate and Commercial


Practice areas:  Investment funds · Banking and insurance · Asset management · Corporate governance & compliance · Inheritance law and succession planning · Financing · Financial Market Authority · M&A · General company law · Capital markets · Private clients · Restructuring & insolvency · Arbitration · Tax law and international administrative assistance · Foundations & trusts

Career

Traineeship at the Princely Court of Justice (1992)

Associate in the law firm of Meier & Wolf, Vaduz (1993 - 1995)

Self-employed attorney-at-law (since 1995)

Member of the board of Consilia Anstalt, Vaduz (since 1995)

Deputy President of the Liechtenstein Bar Association (1999 - 2004)  

Merger and partnership BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Attorneys at Law (2002)

President of the Committee for Refugee Issues (since 2003)

Member of the Supervisory Board of the Liechtenstein Financial Market Authority (2005 - 2009)

Member of the board of BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Attorneys at Law Ltd. (since 2008)

President of the Liechtenstein organization for the disabled (since 2011)

Vice-President of the Stiftung Zukunft.li (since 2014)
 
Member of the Board of various companies in the financial industry (current)

Languages

German, English

Member

Liechtenstein Bar Association

Education

Studies of law at the University of Fribourg (lic. iur.) (1990)

Doctor's degree at the University of Fribourg (Dr. iur.) with the dissertation titled "Die politischen Volksrechte im Fürstentum Liechtenstein" (The Political Rights of the People in the Principality of Liechtenstein) (1993)

Bar examination (1993)

Postgraduate studies of international business law at the University of Zurich (LL.M.) (2004)


Liechtenstein

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Martin Batliner - BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG

Within: Banking and finance

A ‘leading name for banking’, BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG is ‘very active in the market’. The group covers the full spread of transactional and regulatory matters for a mix of local and international banks, insurers, borrowers and investment service providers. Fintech is an increasingly prominent area and Ralph Wanger recently handled several initial coin offerings. Group head Martin Batliner is sought after for complex matters. Thomas Risch left to join trust company Continor Treuhand Anstalt.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG’s group, which handles a steady stream of M&A, capital markets and corporate governance matters, is led jointly by Christian Batliner, Martin Batliner and Markus Wille. Highlights included advising a Liechtenstein bank on a significant asset acquisition. Thomas Risch joined trust company Continor Treuhand Anstalt.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

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.

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