Education and Professional Experience
2014– Partner at Battegay Dürr Wagner AG
1993–2013 Partner in a Basel law firm
1993 Commission as Notary Public, Canton of Basel-Stadt
1990–1993 Associate in a Basel law firm
1989 Admission to the Bar of the Canton of Basel-Stadt
1988/89 Traineeships with the Civil and Appellate Courts of the Canton of Basel-Stadt
1988 Traineeship with Prof. Dr. Pascal Simonius
1986–1987 Traineeship with Swiss Bank Corporation (now: UBS AG)
1986 Law degree (lic. utr. iur.) of the University of Basel
1984–1986 Law studies at the Faculty of Law of the University of Neuchâtel
1982–1984 Study of business and economics at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Basel
1982–1986 Law studies at the Faculty of Law of the University of Basel
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Expertise
Swiss and international commercial and contract law, medical devices and life sciences law, mergers & acquisitions, corporate law, charities, banking law, inheritance law and estate planning

Memberships
Basel-Stadt Bar Association, Basel-Stadt Chamber of Notaries, Swiss Bar Association, Swiss Notary Association, Great Council of the Canton of Basel-Stadt (2000–2004)

Publications
Oscar Battegay, Alessandra Ceresoli: “Switzerland” (Chapter 19) in: Center for International Studies (ed.), International Personal Injury Compensation Sourcebook. London 1996, pp. 137–148 (update), pp. 601–633 (original).

Languages
German, English, French, Italian

Pro bono / Hobbies
Member of the Board of the Foundation Blood Transfusion Center of the Swiss Red Cross sections Basel-Stadt and Basel-Landschaft, Member of the Board of the Abisch-Frenkel Foundation, sports (cycling, skiing), reading (political non-fiction)

Contact:
oscar.battegay@bdwlaw.ch
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Oscar Battegay is registered with the Basel-Stadt Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.