Carsten Otto

Senior Associate

Carsten Otto works as an attorney at law primarily in the practice groups Litigation and Arbitration as well as Private Clients. He advises clients in Switzerland and abroad on corporate and commercial law disputes and represents clients before national courts and arbitration tribunals.

Carsten Otto publishes regularly on topics of procedural and commercial law, and has experience in legal matters in Latin America, particularly in Brazil.

Practice Areas:

Litigation and Arbitration
Private Clients


2020 Attorney at law at Wenger Plattner
2019 Interim junior associate at VISCHER, Zurich
2019 Consultant lawyer at DR&A Advogados, São Paulo, Brazil
2018 Junior associate at Loyens & Loeff, Zurich
2018 University of St. Gallen (Master of Law and Economics)
2017 University of California, San Diego, USA (exchange semester)
2016 University of Fribourg (exchange semester)
2016 Internship at bpv Braun Partners, Prague, Czech Republic

Selected publications:

Die Aufsichtsbeschwerde gemäss Art. 17 SchKG
in: Kommentierte Musterklagen zur Zwangsvollstreckung und zu den Rechtsmitteln, Band V, 2. Aufl., 2022, S. 9 ff.

Vollstreckung eines vor dem Friedensrichter abgeschlossenen Vergleichs, Besprechung BG Horgen EZ190003
In: ius.focus 5/2020, S. 19, 15. Mai 2020

Kostenregelung nach einem Vergleich, Besprechung KGer BL 410 19 43
In: ius.focus 4/2020, S. 20, 15. April 2020

Solvency requirements for Insurers in Europe and Brazil – A comparative law analysis
In: Revista Opinão.Seg, Editora Roncarati, S. 23 ff., 16. Mai 2019

Auch im Tod gilt EU-Recht - Rechtzeitige Planung schützt vor Überraschungen
In: Plus | DTIHK, 2016, S. 26 f., Braun Arthur, Otto Carsten


Carsten Otto
Attorney at Law
Wenger Plattner
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Bar admission (2020)


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