Alexander Appel

Partner, Dr. iur., LL.M.

Alexander Appel
  • Gesellschafts- und Wirtschaftsrecht

  • Finanzrecht

  • Regulatory

  • Private Client / Vermögens- und Nachlassplanung

  • Arbeitsrecht

  • Universität Zürich, Schweiz, Studium Schweizer Recht (Zwischenprüfung 1990)

  • Universität Innsbruck, Österreich, Studium österreichisches Recht (Mag. iur. 1994; Dr. iur. 1995)

  • University of London / London School of Economics and Political Science, U.K. (LL.M. in International Business Law mit Auszeichnung, 1997)

  • Rechtsanwalt in Liechtenstein (1999)

  • Rechtsanwaltsprüfung in Österreich (geprüft 2002)

  • Dozent für Vertragsrecht, Universität Liechtenstein (seit 2004)

  • Öffentlicher Notar in Liechtenstein (2020)

  • Liechtensteinische Rechtsanwaltskammer

  • Liechtensteinische Notariatskammer

  • Deutsch

  • Englisch

  • Spanisch

  • Französisch

  • Reform und Kodifikation des liechtensteinischen IPR, Rabels Zeitschrift für ausländisches und inter­nationales Privatrecht, Ausgabe 61, Juli 1997, 510

  • International Licensing, Liechtenstein Report, Hrsg.: Dennis Campbell, BNA International Inc., London, 1998/2002

  • Deutsche Vollstreckungstitel im Ausland, Liechtenstein Report, Luchterhand, Neuwied, 2002

  • Der Prozess ums Patent im Lichte des liechten­steinisch-schweizerischen Patent­schutz­vertrages, Liechtensteinische Juristen Zeitung, Heft 4, Dezember 2002, 79

  • The Societas Europea in Liechtenstein, in: The European Company, Band 2, Hrsg.: Dirk Van Gerven / Paul Storm, Cambridge University Press, 2007

  • Prospectus for Public Offering of Securities in Europe, Liechtenstein Chapter, Hrsg.: Dirk Van Gerven, Cambridge University Press, 2009 (Mitautor)

  • Common Legal Framework for Takeover Bids in Europe, Liechtenstein Chapter, Hrsg.: Dirk Van Gerven, Cambridge University Press, 2010

  • Cross-Border Mergers in Europe, Cambridge University Press, herausgegeben von Dirk Van Gerven, 2011

  • The Implications of the EU Inheritance Regulation on the Principality of Liechtenstein, in: European Inheritance Regulation, Hrsg.: Helmut Heiss, ZLR 6, Zürich 2016

  • Die Umwandlungsmöglichkeiten liechtensteinischer Gesellschaften, Stiftungen und Trusts aus Sicht des liechtensteinischen Gesellschaftsrechts, in: Spektrum des Wirtschaftsrechts, SPWR 2019, 87

  • Legal 500, Country Comparative Guide, Chapter Liechtenstein, Mergers & Acquisitions, 2021 (Mitautor)

  • Chambers and Partners Global Practice Guide, Corporate M&A 2021, Chapter Liechtenstein, Trends and Developments, 2021 (Mitautor)

  • Legal 500, Country Comparative Guide, Chapter Liechtenstein, Mergers & Acquisitions, 2022 (Mitautor)

  • Chambers and Partners Global 2023, Practice Area Overview, Liechtenstein: Corporate/Commercial 2023 (Mitautor)

  • Chambers and Partners Global Practice Guide, Corporate M&A 2023, Chapter Liechtenstein, Hrsg.: Frank Aquila, 2023 (Mitautor)

  • Legal 500, Country Comparative Guide, Chapter Liechtenstein, Mergers & Acquisitions, 2023 (Mitautor)

  • Global Legal Group, International Comparative Legal Guides, Corporate Governance 2023, 16th Edition, Chapter Liechtenstein, Hrsg.: Adam O. Emmerich und Sebastian V. Niles, 2023 (Mitautor)

  • Chambers and Partners Global Practice Guide, Banking & Finance, Hrsg.: Maura O'Sullivan, 2023 (Mitautor)

  • Legal 500, Country Comparative Guide, Chapter Liechtenstein, Mergers & Acquisitions, 2024 (Mitautor)

"Alexander is a top-notch lawyer, with whom it is also pleasant to work. For all high net worth matters in Liechtenstein he is the go-to person for our firm."

Chambers Global, 2024

"He is very experienced and highly supportive in transactional matters with Liechtenstein aspects."

Chamebrs Global, 2024

"We picked him as he is the best guy in Liechtenstein. We really like him and we have a good working relationship."

Chambers Global, 2024

"On the one hand, Alexander Appel is a really good technical lawyer and has a lot of experience, On the other hand, he is very responsive and has very good client management skills."

Chambers Europe, 2023

"Alexander Appel has extensive experience, takes the appropriate time to understand the context of our enquiries and his advice is reliable and relevant. He communicates his availability and delivery terms very well and follows up on each matter until completion."

Chambers Europe, 2023
"Mr Alexander Appel: Very approachable, responsive and very client-oriented.
The Legal 500, 2022
"Alexander Appel is an experienced professional, very responsive and a pleasure to work with."
The Legal 500, 2022
"Alexander Appel has been a steady and reliable counterpart at Schurti Partners. He is my go-to lawyer in Liechtenstein for any matter."
The Legal 500, 2022
"Alexander Appel is a highly skilled lawyer and great communicator."
The Legal 500, 2021
"He is a very pleasant person to deal with and extremely responsive."
Chambers Global, 2021

"Alexander Appel is a multilingual professional, very secure in his field and an exceptional communicator."

The Legal 500, 2023
"Very accurate and detailed."
IFLR1000, 2019
"Alexander Appel is known for providing high quality solutions and thinking out of the box."
The Legal 500, 2018
"Keen, precise and solution-oriented."