Roland Burkhalter

Senior Associate

Roland Burkhalter practises primarily on the Wenger Plattner Insolvency and Restructuring team, advising creditors and debtors in complex restructuring and insolvency cases. He is also specialised in regulatory investigations and audits. He has a long track record of dealing with major liquidations and a broad range of regulatory and internal investigations and audits. Roland Burkhalter also advises on banking and financial markets law as well as in the area of corporate and commercial.

Practice Areas:

Insolvency and Restructuring
Banking and Finance
Corporate and Commercial

Career:

2005 Attorney at Law Wenger Plattner
2003 Law clerk Baker & McKenzie               
2003 University of St. Gallen (Dr. iur. HSG)
2001 Research assistant at the Institute of Public Finance and Fiscal Law (IFF) at the University of St. Gallen
2001 University of St. Gallen (lic. iur. HSG)
1996 Zurich School of Economics and Business Administration (Economist SEBA)
1985 3M Company 12 years in various assignments

 

Selected publications:

Kommentar zu Art. 293-293b und Art. 296a SchKG
In: Schulthess Kommentar zum Bundesgesetz über Schuldbetreibung und Konkurs SchKG, Kren Kostkiewicz Jolanta/Vock Dominik (Hrsg.), 4. Auflage, Zürich/Basel/Genf 2017, basierend auf der 1911 erschienenen 3. Auflage von Carl Jaeger

Gesuch um provisorische Nachlassstundung (in German)
In: Kommentierte Musterklagen zur Zwangsvollstreckung und zu den Rechtsmitteln, Fischer Willi/Theus Simoni Fabiana/Gessler Dieter (Hrsg.), Band V, Zürich 2016, S. 89 ff.

Insolvency and Bankruptcy
In: Contribution to Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce (Online), January 2016

Restructuring and Insolvency, Country Q & A Switzerland
In: Practical Law, Multi-Jurisdictional Guide 2012/13

Massgeblichkeitsgrundsatz - Der steuerrechtliche Massgeblichkeitsgrundsatz im Lichte der Entwicklung des Rechnungslegungsrechts (in German)
IFF Schriftenreihe Finanzwirtschaft und Finanzrecht, Band 95, Bern 2003

Contact

Dr. Roland Burkhalter
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.burkhalter@wenger-plattner.ch

Admission:

Bar admission (2005)

Languages:

German, English

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