Roland Bachmann

Partner

Roland Bachmann is specialised in commercial litigation, with a focus on insurance and employment law. He regularly represents insurance companies in complex liability claims. He represents companies, employers and executives in commercial and employment law disputes. He has experience with global insurance programs for business and product liability, complex coverage claims arising under D&O policies, and in defending corporate liability claims. He advises companies operating worldwide on all issues relating to employment law and provides assistance to them in obtaining work permits. Through his litigation work, he gained extensive insight into complex bonus plans.

Roland Bachmann has experience in international arbitration and with cross-border litigation. In Switzerland, he has successfully appeared at every level of appeal court, including the Swiss Federal Supreme Court. Roland Bachmann is a Partner in the Litigation and Arbitration business group and, as a Certified Specialist SBA Employment Law, is the point of contact for the Employment Law business group.

Practice Areas:

Litigation and Arbitration
Liability and Insurance Law
Employment Law
Life Sciences and Health Law
Banking and Finance

Functions:

Editor with swissblawg.ch since 2013

Career:

2018 Partner at Wenger Plattner
2017 Certified Specialist SBA Employment Law
2015 Partner at Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG
2012 University of Michigan Law School (LL.M.)
2009 Associate at Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG
2008 Law Clerk at the Supreme Court of the Canton of Zurich, Civil Division II
2008 Admitted to the Bar of the Canton of Zurich
2006 Lecturer on liability law at the University of Zurich (2006-2016)
2005 Law clerk at the Zurich District Court
2005 University of Zurich (Dr. iur, summa cum laude)
1999 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
1996 Université François Rabelais de Tours (Diplôme Droit et Politiques Communautaires)

 

Selected publications:

Arbeitsrecht und SchKG
In: Wolfgang Portmann/Adrian von Kaenel (Hrsg.), Fachhandbuch Arbeitsrecht, Zürich 2018 (in German)

Kommentar zu Art. 1-5 ArG
In: Isabelle Wildhaber/Alfred Blesi/Thomas Pietruszak (Hrsg.), Kurzkommentar Arbeitsgesetz (ArG), Basel 2018, S. 16-83 (in German)

Zur Entstehungsgeschichte der Praxisänderung im Regressrecht
Anmerkungen zum Urteil 4A_602/2017 vom 7. Mai 2018, HAVE 3/2018 (in German)

Leitende Angestellte (Executives). Ausnahmen zum Grundsatz der Einheit des Arbeitsvertragsrechts
In: Roland Müller/Kurt Pärli/Isabelle Wildhaber (Hrsg.), Arbeit und Arbeitsrecht, Festschrift für Thomas Geiser zum 65. Geburtstag, Zürich/St. Gallen 2017, S. 1 ff. (in German)

Arbeitsrechtliche Paradigmenwechsel des neuen Sanierungsrechts. Ausgewählte Fragen zum Arbeitsverhältnis im Nachlassverfahren und im Konkurs
In: Bäni Eva-Maria/Obrist Angela (Hrsg.), Festschrift zur Emeritierung von Jean-Fritz Stöckli, Zürich/St. Gallen 2014, S. 1 ff. (in German)

Verdeckter Personalverleih. Aspekte zur rechtlichen Ausgestaltung, zur Bewilligungspflicht, zum Konzernverleih und zum Verleih mit Auslandsberührung
In: ArbR 2010, S. 53 ff. (in German)

Kommentar zu Art. 21 ArG
In: Thomas Geiser/Adrian von Kaenel/Rémy Wyler (Ed.), Arbeitsgesetz, Stämpflis Handkommentar, Bern 2005 (zusammen mit Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Portmann) (in German)

Contact

Dr. Roland Bachmann LL.M.
Attorney at Law
Wenger Plattner
Attorneys at Law Tax Advisors Public Notaries
Seestrasse 39 | P.O. Box
8700 Küsnacht-Zürich

T +41 43 222 38 00
F +41 43 222 38 01
roland.bachmann@wenger-plattner.ch

Admission:

Bar admission (2008)

Qualification:

Certified Specialist SBA Employment Law

Languages:

German, English, French

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