Lic.iur. Armin Linder

Attorney-at-Law and notary public, born 1951
registered in the official register of lawyers and register of notaries public

Languages: German, French

Education

  • Law graduate from the University of Berne (1977)
  • Law intern with the law office of Sennhauser & Gross (1980–1982)
  • Regular professional development in conferences and courses

Professional Experience

  • Lawyer with the Swiss Federal Banking Commission (1977–1979)
  • Admitted to the bar in 1982, since then active as a self-employed lawyer
  • Court clerk at Division Court 11 (1980–1985)
  • Judge at the Administrative Court of the Canton of St. Gallen (from 1987–2017;
    2010–2017, vice president)
  • Judicial activity as a member of the Anklagekammer [appeals court] of the Canton of St. Gallen (1987–1992)
  • Legal consultant to Hausverein Ostschweiz (since 2001)
  • Trusted lawyer of the Staff Association of the Federal Administration, Eastern Switzerland branch (since 1990)

Additional Functions

  • School council of the city of St. Gallen (1980–1984)
  • Member of the board and president of a housing cooperative (1989–2004)

Practice areas

  • Administrative law
  • Building and planning law
  • Tenancy and lease law
  • Property law
  • Public personnel law
  • Inheritance law
  • Service contract and mandate law


Memberships

  • Swiss and St. Gallen Bar Association
  • Member of the board of the St. Gallen Bar Association (1990–1997)

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