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Dr iur Johannes Gasser, LL.M.

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Gasser Partner Attorneys at Law

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Senior Partner

Areas of Practice:
Corporate Law, Foundation and Trust Law, Litigation and Arbitration, White Collar Crime


Dr. Johannes Gasser is senior Partner of Gasser Partner, one of the leading law firms in Liechtenstein. He is admitted to the Liechtenstein and Austrian Bar and specializes in challenging and defending Liechtenstein foundations and trusts in international and cross-border litigation and arbitration. In recent cases, he has handled complex litigation on trust matters involving trustee removals and liabilities.


German, English, French, Spanish


- Chairman of the Liechtenstein Arbitration Association
- Member of Liechtenstein Judiciary Selection Panel
- Member of the Board of Directors of Treuhandkammer Liechtenstein
  (Liechtenstein Institute of Professional Trustees and Fiduciaries)
- Member of IBA, AIJA, Legalink
- Frequent lecturer at the University of Liechtenstein


- Master of Laws, LL.M., Schloss Hofen, Austria (2003)
- Liechtenstein bar exam (2001)
- Austrian bar exam (1999)
- Post-Graduate on European Law (1998)
- Dr. iur. (1996)
- Graduation from the Faculty of law of the University of Innsbruck (1995)


Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Gasser Partner Attorneys at Law, notably the official International Swaps and Derivatives Association counsel for Liechtenstein, has a strong record in structured finance matters. The group’s expertise also spans traditional lending transactions, fintech and investment funds. Highlights included department co-head Hannes Arnold advising Postera Capital on the launch of a regulated European investment fund focusing on crypto assets. Group co-head Thomas Nigg and foundation law expert Johannes Gasser are also recommended.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Johannes Gasser - Gasser Partner Attorneys at Law

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

At Gasser Partner Attorneys at Law, department co-lead Johannes Gasser advised a Europe-based client on the establishment of a holding company. Thomas Nigg jointly heads the team that also draws upon the senior experience of managing partner Hannes Arnold. Other key clients include trusts, foundations and individuals.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Johannes Gasser - Gasser Partner Attorneys at Law

Within: Dispute resolution

Gasser Partner Attorneys at Law is best known for its record in trust litigation and it also handles a steady stream of international arbitration, bankruptcy and debt recovery cases. Johannes Gasser and Hannes Arnold jointly head a group that includes newly made-up partner Carmen Oehri and Michael Nueber, who joined as counsel in 2017 from RechtsanwĂ€lte GmbH — he splits his time between Vaduz and Vienna.

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