Skip to content

Practice areas


  • Universities of Basel and Geneva, Dr. iur. 1977
  • Admission to the bar, 1977
  • Admission as notary public, 1978
  • Harvard Law School, LL.M., 1979
  • University of Zurich, Habilitation, 1993


Attorney at law and notary public in Basel and Zurich since 1979, professor of law at the University of Zurich

Further information

Titular Professorship at the University of Zurich

Research and teaching activities in the fields of property law and legal theory as well as numerous publications in these fields

Various directorships with small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in various industries

Recent Cases

Succession planning for companies and private individuals

Structuring of real estate and other investments

Conflict resolution through negotiations or procedural proceedings before arbitral tribunals as well as state authorities and courts


Bericht Sachenrecht 2016 bis 2017


David Dürr/Bénédict Foëx
in Aktuelle Anwaltspraxis, Tagungsband Anwaltskongress 2017, 2017

All publications