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Dr. Matthias Marxer, LL.M.

Research Assistant / Postdoc
Chair of Company, Foundation and Trust Law
Current Activity
Research and transfer projects in the field of Liechtenstein, European and International Corporate Law as well as legal cross-section matters
since 2014

PhD at the University of Bern, Switzerland

2010 — 2012

Master of Law at the University of Bern, Switzerland

2006 — 2010

Studies in Law (Bachelor of Law) at the University of Bern, Switzerland

since 2017

Research Assistant at the Chair of Company, Foundation and Trustlaw, University of Liechtenstein, Vaduz

2015 — 2017

Legal co-worker at Sele Frommelt & Partner Attorneys at Law, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

2013 — 2014

Legal co-worker at the Ministry of Infrastructure, Environment and Sports, Liechtenstein Government, Vaduz


Practical at the Princely Court, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

2012 — 2013

Trainee Lawyer at Heeb Law Firm, Schaan, Liechtenstein

since 2015

Liechtenstein Academic Society (LAG), board member

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) / Blockchain: Aspects of Contract, Consumer and Company Law
FFF-Förderprojekt, April 2019 until March 2022

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) and particularly the Blockchain-Technology are one of the most discussed topics when it comes to digitalization and new technologies. Since developments are ... more ...

Zivil- und gesellschafts-rechtliche Fragen des "Smart Home"
FFF-Förderprojekt, April 2019 until August 2020

Smart homes are not dreams of the future, but are becoming increasingly popular, especially in Liechtenstein. The project will deal with private law issues raised by intelligent housing forms. Due to ... more ...

Corporate Governance in modernen Organisationsformen
FFF-Förderprojekt, November 2018 until August 2020

In the last few years, the innovative energy of entrepreneurship has led to the flattening of the power distribution within the company. Due to the positive economic effects, such modern forms of ... more ...

Distributed Ledger Technology in Liechtenstein Private Law
internes Projekt, July 2018 until July 2021

The aim of the research project is to analyse the developments and possible areas of application of the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) from a Liechtenstein Private Law perspective and to ... more ...

Business Succession Planning
FFF-Förderprojekt, May 2016 until October 2018 (finished)

Well-arranged and successful business succession requires a broad and diverse knowledge base in various areas of law. Therefore, in addition to company law considerations, it is sometimes necessary ... more ...

  • Layr, A., & Marxer, M. (2019). Rechtsnatur und Übertragung von "Token" aus liechtensteinischer Perspektive. Liechtensteinische Juristen-Zeitung(1), 11-19.

  • Marxer, M. (2018). Die personalistische Aktiengesellschaft als geeignetes Nachfolgeinstrument - Aktionärbindungsverträge und Vinkulierungsbestimmungen. Liechtensteinische Juristen-Zeitung(3), 162-169.

  • Sele, H., Marxer, M., & Nardi, S. (2016). Eine genaue Betrachtung der organinternen Stellvertretung. Liechtensteinische Juristen-Zeitung, 37(4), 63-67.

  • Marxer, M. (2011). Auflösungsklage gemäss Art. 736 Ziff. 4 OR - Eine rechtsvergleichende Analyse des schweizerischen Rechts und der Regelung in Liechtenstein. Unpublished Masterthesis, Universität Bern, Bern.