Firm Profile > BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG > Vaduz, Liechtenstein

BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG
AM SCHRÄGEN WEG 2
9490 VADUZ
Liechtenstein

Banking and finance Tier 1

BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG’s dominant financial services practice sets itself apart through its broad sector focus. The group is also distinguished by its cross-border experience and is routinely engaged by major local and international banks, asset managers, investment service providers, insurers and fintech companies on multi-jurisdictional matters. On the transactional side, the team advises lenders and borrowers on domestic and cross-border financings, while its regulatory expertise spans all aspects of regulatory compliance and supervision. Founding partner Martin Batliner heads the group. Ralph Wanger is noted for fintech.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG houses a comprehensive transactional practice, which routinely advises on M&A, capital markets, corporate restructuring and commercial agreements. In addition, the firm has broad expertise in corporate governance and regulatory matters. The highly regarded Christian Batliner advises on both corporate deals and compliance matters. Martin Batliner and Markus Wille are other names to note.

Dispute resolution Tier 2

BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Rechtsanwälte AG’s far-ranging practice handles commercial litigation, criminal law and arbitration but is best known for trust disputes. Clients include trust companies, financial institutions, private clients and domestic and international corporations — it is also a popular choice for foreign law firm referrals. Department co-head Ralph Wanger is recognised as a leading litigator. Hansjörg Lingg jointly leads the group.

The firm: The firm has grown continuously since its inception in 2002, and now has a sizeable team (including five partners) covering wide-ranging contentious and non-contentious matters. We pride ourselves on our combination of specialist expertise and interdisciplinary capability, enabling us to meet our clients’ needs in a flexible, dynamic and efficient manner.

We act for clients ranging from domestic and international companies and financial institutions to government bodies, trust companies and private individuals, and we regularly work in collaboration with leading international law firms (including coordinating transnational proceedings). Our clients appreciate our strong ties with Liechtenstein, which are reflected by our longstanding relations with decision-makers and public authorities. Many of our employees have held, and continue to hold, significant positions in public institutions.

Practice areas: Dispute resolution: litigation and arbitration: We act in judicial and extra-judicial disputes of all kinds. Our work on the civil side includes mainstream corporate and contractual disputes, representing domestic and international companies, and banks, insurers and other financial institutions. Our contentious practice also includes white-collar crime cases and international legal assistance; and disputes in areas such as insolvency, employment, foundations and trusts, EEA/EU law, constitutional law, tax, inheritance law, and IP/data privacy.

We have many years’ experience acting in all areas of arbitration, including representation in arbitration proceedings, and representation in domestic judicial proceedings for the purpose of legal assistance to a court of arbitration. Members of our team also sit as arbitrators in arbitration proceedings.

Corporate, capital markets and finance: We handle high-end national and international M&A and other corporate transactions, and are active in matters of corporate governance, general commercial matters and a host of other non-contentious areas (such as real estate and data protection). On the capital markets side, we are experienced in all matters of financial regulation and have longstanding experience in working closely with the authorities on demanding projects. Our finance practice covers wide-ranging financing transactions, regulatory and funds, restructuring, and FinTech (including advice in the area of Blockchain and DLT).

Public law:We are active in all areas of general and special administrative law in which private individuals and companies appear against the state or public authorities, and also act for municipalities and the state on statutory administrative matters.

Department Name Email Telephone
Founding partner. Corporate and commercial. Banking and finance Dr. Martin Batliner martin.batliner@bwb.li +423 239 78 78
Founding partner. Litigation and Arbitration Dr. Ralph Wanger ralph.wanger@bwb.li +423 239 78 78
Founding partner. Corporate and commercial Dr. Christian Batliner christian.batliner@bwb.li +423 239 78 78
Litigation and arbitration Hansjörg Lingg hansjoerg.lingg@bwb.li +423 239 78 78
Corporate and commercial Markus Wille markus.wille@bwb.li +423 239 78 78
Photo Name Position Profile
 Monika Büchel  photo Monika Büchel Attorney-at-law Practice areas:  Criminal law · Procedural law · Corporate criminal law…
Dr Janine Bürzle  photo Dr Janine Bürzle Associate Practice areas:  Administrative law · Law of obligations and contract law…
Dr Christian Batliner, LL.M.  photo Dr Christian Batliner, LL.M. Founding partner; co-head of Corporate and Commercial Practice areas:  Banking and insurance…
Dr Martin Batliner, LL.M.  photo Dr Martin Batliner, LL.M. Founding partner; head of Banking and Finance; co-head of Corporate and Commercial…
lic iur Leila Frick-Marxer  photo lic iur Leila Frick-Marxer Attorney-at-law Practice areas:  Investment funds · Banking and insurance . Asset management…
 Klemens Jansen  photo Klemens Jansen Associate
 Laura Johann  photo Laura Johann Attorney-at-law Practice areas:  Labour law · Blockchain, crypto currencies, ICOs and FinTech…
Mag iur Michael Kranz  photo Mag iur Michael Kranz Attorney-at-law Practice areas:  Labour law · Inheritance law and succession planning ·…
lic iur Hansjörg Lingg LL.M.  photo lic iur Hansjörg Lingg LL.M. Partner; co-head of Litigation and Arbitration Practice areas:  Labour law · Right…
Mr David Meier photo Mr David Meier Attorney-at-law
 Sara Meier  photo Sara Meier Attorney-at-law Practice areas:  Banking and insurance · Asset management · Financing ·…
Dr Philipp Mittelberger  photo Dr Philipp Mittelberger Data Protection Expert Practice areas:  Data Protection Law · Communication Law ·…
Mag iur Tamara Moosmann  photo Mag iur Tamara Moosmann Associate
 Christine Pasquale-Hoop  photo Christine Pasquale-Hoop Attorney-at-law Practice areas:  Real estate and construction law · Tenancy law ·…
lic iur Christine Tinner-Rampone  photo lic iur Christine Tinner-Rampone Attorney-at-law Practice areas:  Real estate and construction law · Tenancy law ·…
Dr Ralph Wanger, LL.M.  photo Dr Ralph Wanger, LL.M. Founding partner; co-head of Litigation and Arbitration Practice areas:  Labour law ·…
lic iur Markus Wille, LL.M.  photo lic iur Markus Wille, LL.M. Partner; co-head of Corporate and Commercial Practice areas:  Investment funds · Banking…
Partners : 5
Other fee-earners : 14
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