Schwager Mätzler Schneider Rechtsanwälte St.Gallen | Rudolf Schwager

Rudolf Schwager

Dr. iur. Attorney-at-law
Notary public

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  • 1943 born in St.Gallen
  • 1969 admitted to the bar
  • 1974 doctorate in law University of Fribourg

Curriculum vitae

  • Studied in Fribourg, Basle and Cologne
  • 1971 joined the law firm Schwager Mätzler Schneider as partner

Further activities

  • Teaching assignments at the Universities of St.Gallen (1976-1995) and Fribourg (1979-1983)
  • Speaker at further training seminars in law and various publications in the areas of the law of contract, matrimonial property law and estate planning
  • Judge at the Swiss Federal Court in Lausanne (1989-2006)
  • Member of the Scientific Board of the Institute of Swiss an International Construction Law at the University of Fribourg (1997-2013)
  • President of the Foundation for the Arbitration Statutes of St. Gallen (since 2009)

Publications (for details see german version):

  • Community entering contracts, doctorate thesis Fribourg, Switzerland, 1974
  • Wilful acting and planning in Matrimonial Law, Bern 1986
  • Arbitration under the St. Gallen Rules of Arbitration, Zurch 2012
  • The power of attorney for Architects, Fribourg, 1.-3. Edition 1986 – 1995
  • The Power of attorney for Planners, Zurich 2013