Lic. iur. HSG Nico Gächter

Attorney-at-Law and notary public, born 1971
registered in the official register of lawyers and register of notaries public

Languages: German, English

Education

  • Graduated in law from the University of St. Gallen (1999)
  • Admitted to the bar (2002)

Practice areas

  • Criminal law/commercial law
  • Corporate law
  • General contract law
  • Debt enforcement and insolvency law
  • Inheritance law
  • Notaryship

Memberships

  • Swiss Bar Association SAV
  • St. Gallen and Appenzell Bar Association
  • Substitute member of the Examination Commission for Lawyers
  • SC Brühl, member of the club management

Professional Experience

  • Legal assistant with the Gebäudeversicherungsanstalt [building insurance company] of the Canton of St. Gallen (1999–2002)
  • Auditor with the Insurance Court of the Canton of St. Gallen (2000)
  • Legal assistant with the lawyer Dr. iur. N. Widmer, St. Gallen (2001–2002)
  • Examining magistrate with the Department of Public Prosecution of the Canton of St. Gallen (2002–2004)
  • Self-employed partner in the law office of lawyers Schmuki Bachmann Gächter (2004–2015)
  • Self-employed partner in the law office of rohner thurnherr wiget & partner (since April 2015)

Various directorships

Overview