Battegay Dürr Anwälte und Notare Basel

Johannes Vontobel

Johannes Vontobel Battegay Dürr Anwälte und Notare Basel

Johannes Vontobel represents our Clients primarily in proceedings before courts, arbitration tribunals and administrative authorities and in so doing is able to rely on his many years of experience as a proven specialist in national and international litigation and enforcement law. In addition, he is responsible for providing professional and comprehensive advice to professional associations, companies and private individuals on all issues involving commercial law. In his work, Johannes Vontobel focuses, firstly, on conflict management and litigation and, secondly, on construction and real estate matters as well as employment and inheritance.

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Johannes Vontobel

Attorney at Law
Partner at Battegay Dürr AG

Johannes Vontobel is registered with the Basel-Stadt Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all of Switzerland.



Education and Professional Experience

2016 – Partner at Battegay Dürr AG
2014 – 2015 Associate Attorney with Battegay Dürr AG
2013 – Clerk SVIT arbitration
2012 – 2016 Substitute judge at the Civil Court of Basel-Stadt
2012 – 2013 Associate at a Swiss law firm
2009 – 2011 Assistant, University of Basel, Chair of Civil Law and Civil Procedure, under Prof. Dr. iur. Thomas Sutter-Somm
2008 Admission to the Bar
2007 – 2008 Traineeship with a Basel law firm
2006 – 2007 Traineeship with the Civil Court of Basel
2006 Law degree (lic. iur.) of the University of Basel


Basel-Stadt Bar Association, Swiss Bar Association, Pro Iure, Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft Basel, Basel Lawyers Association


Commentary (Co-author) of Art. 271-276, in: Zürcher Kommentar zur schweizerischen Zivilprozessordnung, Zurich 2013, 2nd edition, ed.: Sutter-Somm Thomas/Hasenböhler Franz/Leuenberger Christoph

Schweizerisches Zivilprozessrecht, Sutter-Somm, Thomas; Vontobel, Johannes (contrib.); Seiler, Benedikt (contrib.); Pesenti, Francesca (contrib.); Lötscher, Cordula (contrib.); 2nd edition, Zurich 2012