Dr.

Christian Batliner

M.B.L.-HSG,
Attorney-at-law, Partner

christian.batliner@bwb.li
T +423 239 78 78
F +423 239 78 79

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Training

1994
Studies of law at the University of Fribourg (lic. iur.)
1999
Doctor's degree at the University of Innsbruck (Dr. iur.) with the dissertation titled "Die Zuständigkeit zur Abhandlung internationaler Verlassenschaften im Fürstentum Liechtenstein und ihre Auswirkungen auf das Erbstatut" (Jurisdiction to Handle International Estates in the Principality of Liechtenstein and its Effects on the Lex Successionis)
1999
Bar examination
2001
Postgraduate studies at the University of St. Gallen in European and international business law (M.B.L.-HSG)

Activities

1994 - 1995
Traineeship at the Princely Court of Justice
1996 - 1998
Associate in the law firm of Dr. Dr. Batliner & Partner, Vaduz
1999
Traineeship at Becker Glynn Melamed & Muffly, New York
2000
Associate with Dr. Dr. Batliner & Partner, Vaduz
since 2000
Self-employed attorney-at-law
2001 - 2009
Judge at the Administrative Court
2002
Formation of BATLINER WANGER BATLINER Attorneys at Law
2006 - 2009
Member of the Bar Association Board of Examiners
2009 - 2017
Member of the Liechtenstein Parliament
2009 - 2012
Chairman of the standing Audit Commission of the Liechtenstein Parliament (GPK)
2013 - 2017
Chairman of the standing EEA Commission of the Liechtenstein Parliament (EWR)
since 2015
Member of the Board of Trustees of the Sophie von Liechtenstein Stiftung für Frau und Kind (www.schwanger.li)
since 2017
President of the Board of Trustees of the Liechtenstein Development Service (LED) (www.led.li)
since 2020
Member of the Board of Directors of the Liechtenstein Financial Market Authority (FMA)

Areas of expertise

Administrative law
Arbitration
Banking and insurance, asset management
Capital market law
Commercial and contract law
Constitutional law
Corporate governance and compliance
Financial Market Authority
Financing
Foundations and trusts
General company law
Inheritance law and succession planning
Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
Private clients
Private international law
Restructuring and insolvency