Dr. Martin A. Kessler
LL.M., Commercial Law
born in 1977
admitted to the bar in 2009
Attorney at law Dr. Martin A. Kessler’s main fields of expertise include civil law and civil procedure with a focus on contract and liability law as well as insolvency law. Furthermore, he advises our clients on cases concerning criminal law and criminal proceedings. Besides frequently publishing articles on topical issues and practical challenges in law journals, Dr. Martin A. Kessler also lectures at the University of Basel and the KV Zurich Business School. Amongst other things, he is a co-author of “Schweizerisches Haftpflichtrecht” (a book on Swiss liability law) and a co-author of “Orell-Füssli” company law - Kommentar (Art. 650 – 657 OR, the “Basler Kommentar zum Obligationenrecht I” (Art. 41–49, Art. 52–59a und Art. 61) and of the “Basler Kommentar zum Strafrecht II” (Art. 195–197 StGB; since the 4th edition).
Dr. Martin A. Kessler is a member of the Zurich and Swiss Bar Association, the Swiss Society for Liability and Insurance Law and the Criminal Defense Stand-by Service.