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“incredibly commercial in her approach to the law”

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“an authoritative figure”

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“stands out above the rest”

     
Christine Beusch-Liggenstorfer
Zurich

Dr. Christine Beusch-Liggenstorfer

Of Counsel

+41 44 215 5272

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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.

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

Career

Professional Experience
2000-
Of Counsel at Schellenberg Wittmer
1990
Partner at Schellenberg Wittmer
1983
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
1982
Trainee Lawyer at Schellenberg Wittmer
Education and Admission
1983
Bar Admission in Switzerland
1982
Dr. iur., University of Bern
1979
lic. iur., University of Bern
Additional Professional Activities
  • Publications in the fields of public and administrative law, including a doctorate thesis on constitutional law, and banking law
 

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