About us

Mission Statement

We give advice to and represent persons in all areas of the financial market law. The symbiosis of expert knowledge with executive supervisory and business experience does not only lead to legally impeccable, but also to economically viable solutions close to the business.

Team

Dr. Stephan Ochsner, Attorney at Law

Dr. Stephan Ochsner, Attorney at Law Stephan Ochsner is a doctor of law (University of Zurich) and is admitted to the bar in Switzerland (1999). He completed post-graduate studies in international business law (University of Zurich, 2002) as well as an Executive Program at Harvard Business School (2011). Dr. Stephan Ochsner is admitted to the Bar of the Canton Graubuenden and he is a member of the Swiss Bar Association.

Supervisory experience: Dr. Stephan Ochsner was Director of Liechtenstein´s Due Diligence Unit, reporting directly to the Prime Minister, from 2002-2004. This unit was integrated into Liechtenstein´s newly established Financial Market Authority (FMA) at the end of 2004, and Dr. Stephan Ochsner was CEO of the FMA from 2005 to the end of January 2008. Since 2003, he has also taken part as an expert in several money laundering country assessments by the Council of Europe (Albania and Cyprus) and the FATF (Russia) and participated as a trainer in events hosted by the International Monetary Fund and the Council of Europe. In Switzerland, he is since 2012 a member and since September 2014 President of the Supervisory Commission of the VQF Financial Services Standards Association www.vqf.ch).

Dr. Stephan Ochsner has executive business experience through many General Management (2008 until January 2013) and Board functions (2008 until May 2014) in companies of the Kaiser Partner Group in Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Furthermore, he was responsible for Legal & Compliance with two Swiss banks 1996 – 2002.

Languages: German, English, French and Italian
Contact: stephan.ochsner@ochsner-law.li


Julia Ochsner, LL.M., Legal Counsel

Julia Ochsner, LL.M., Legal Counsel Julia Ochsner terminated her studies in languages (English, Spanish and German) and studied afterwards law at the State Law Academy in Russia. After the successful termination of her law studies in 2006, she moved to Liechtenstein to work at the trust services division of Kaiser Partner. In 2008, she completed post-graduate studies in international business law (LL.M.) at the University of Zurich. She worked with Kaiser Partner till the end of 2013 as senior trust officer (advising Russian speaking clients, establishing and administering structures like foundations and trusts (including administration of the assets involved), being responsible for the trust side of a family office, acquiring new clients).


Languages: Russian, German, English and Spanish
Contact: julia.ochsner@ochsner-law.li