Dr. Christoph Burckhardt

Dr. Christoph Burckhardt


christoph.burckhardt [SECURE E-MAIL - REWRITE MANUALLY] *at* zurich-law.com

Preferred area of activity

  • Inheritance law, estate planning
  • national and international arbitration (ad hoc, ICC, UNCITRA, Swiss Rules, as counsel and arbitrator)
  • contract and company law
  • public and administrative law.

Practical activity

1986 - 1988 Legal Trainee in a Zurich Law Firm with a focus on commercial activities, since 1988 until 1990 employed lawyer in a medium sized Zurich law firm with a broad range of activities, since 1990 Partner with Peyer Partners Attorneys-at-Law, since December 1, 2013 Partner with Zürcher Attorneys-at-Law. Since 2010 guest lecturer for contract law, University of St. Gallen, Executive MBA program.


Zurich University, lic. iur. (Master of Law) 1982, Dr. iur. (Juris Doctor) 1986 (thesis: Legate).
Admitted to the Zurich and to all cantonal and Swiss Bars since 1988.