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Waldmann Petitpierre
Rechtsanwälte & Notare
Dr. Daniel Petitpierre
Gerbergasse 1 (Marktplatz)
CH-4001 Basel

Telefon +41 61 269 50 85
Direkt +41 61 269 50 58
Telefax +41 61 269 50 50


Dr. Daniel Petitpierre

Attorney at Law, Dr. iur.
born 1960
entry 2019

Daniel Petitpierre acts as legal advisor for individuals and companies from daily business to demanding projects such as acquisitions, divestitures, business expansion in foreign countries, joint ventures, license agreements and settlements out of court, in national and international settings. Daniel Petitpierre has long-time experience as in-house counsel in a variety of business situations and knows US-American and Asian environments from first hand experience.


1986 lic. iur. (University of Basel)
1988 Bar exam (Canton of Basel-Landschaft)
1989-1992 Assistand (University of Basel)
1992 Dr. iur. (University of Basel)
1992-1998 Legal Counsel at Sulzer, Winterthur
1998-2009 Senior Legal Counsel / Regional Legal Counsel Asia-South (Singapore) / Head Corporate Law & Group Compliance Officer at Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Basel
2000-2018 President of the Swiss Association of Corporate Counsel (VSUJ)
2009-2018 General Counsel / Director Staff Functions at SIG Combibloc Group, Neuhausen am Rheinfall



National and international contracts, M&A, joint ventures, research & development cooperations, license agreements, arbitration

  • German
  • English
  • French 
  • Swiss Assoctiation of Corporate Counsel (VSUJ)
  • Verein Umweltrecht (VUR)
  • Juristenverein Schaffhausen
  • Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage (ASA)