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Dr. Christine Beusch-Liggenstorfer

Of Counsel

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
Löwenstrasse 19

P.O. Box 2201

8021 Zurich

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 5272
F +41 44 215 5200

German, English, French

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 5272
F +41 44 215 5200

Christine Beusch-Liggenstorfer is Of Counsel in Schellenberg Wittmer's Corporate and Commercial Group, Banking and Finance Group and Private Clients Group in Zurich. Her core fields of practice are employment law and immigration law. Data protection, in particular in connection with HR related matters, is a further strong field of her activity. Moreover, she specializes in commercial contracts, in particular, in the catering trade and hotel business.

Practice Areas / Sectors and Industries

Expertise and Experience

  • Advises national and international clients in all employment law matters (including drafting and reviewing of contracts, employee handbooks, termination agreements, individual and collective dismissals, business transfers, aspects of international employee transfers, structure of remuneration and bonus schemes, restricted covenants issues)
  • Advises national and international clients in immigration matters and prepares and files on their behalf the necessary applications with the Swiss authorities
  • Advises companies in all matters related to data privacy under Swiss law
  • Swiss counsel to one of the largest Swiss companies in the catering trade and hotel business


Professional Experience
Of Counsel at Schellenberg Wittmer
Partner at Schellenberg Wittmer
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Trainee Lawyer at Schellenberg Wittmer

Education and Admission
Bar Admission in Switzerland
Dr. iur., University of Berne
lic. iur., University of Berne

Additional Professional Activities
  • Publications in the fields of public and administrative law, including a doctorate thesis on constitutional law, and banking law


  • Who's Who Legal: Corporate Immigration practitioner

„incredibly commercial in her approach to the law“

Who's Who Legal