Dr. Erwin Scherrer

Partner

Lawyer and Notary Public
Phone +41 71 228 07 76
Fax +41 71 228 07 75

  • Contract law
  • Liability and insurance law
  • Private and public construction law
  • Authentication (Commercial law and succession planning)
  • Representation and consultancy services for SMEs
  • Banking law
  • Representation and consultancy services in Korea and South East Asia (Joint Ventures, M+A)
  • Member of the Swiss Bar Association and the Bar Association of St.Gallen
  • Financial intermediary; Member of the self-regulating organisation of the Swiss Association of Lawyers and Notaries
  • 1990 lic. iur. utr. (University of Fribourg)
  • 1994 Dr. iur. utr. (University of Fribourg)
  • 1995
  • In practice as an independent lawyer since 1996
  • Chairman of different boards and seats on other executive boards (banking, financing, insurances, constructing)
  • Member of the St. Gallen Bar Examination Commission (since 2007)
  • Member of the SAV Examination Commission for specialists in Construction and Real Estate Law (since 2007)
  • Acting judge at the court of appeal in the canton of St.Gallen (1999 – 2011)
  • Assistant to and doctoral candidate under Prof. Dr. Peter Gauch at the chair for Civil and Commercial law and at the institute for International and Swiss Construction law at the University of Fribourg (1990-1993)
  • Technical employee of Prof. Dr. Thomas Fleiner at the Institute for Federalism at the University of Fribourg (1990)
  • Trainee at the regional courts of Alttoggenburg and Wil (1993/94)
  • Teacher of political science, economics and law at the «Ecole des métiers Fribourg» (1990-1991)
  • Lecturer in advanced training courses at the Ostschweizer Kantonalbanken für Bankgeheimnis und SchKG (1989-2000)
  • Nebenunternehmer beim Bauen, Dissertation, Freiburg 1993, AISUF 132
  • Wer bezahlt Bestellungsänderungen des Architekten? – Die Tragweite von Art. 33 SIA-Norm 118, in: Koller (Hrsg.), SIA-Norm 118, St. Gallen 2000
  • Der Bankkunde als potentieller Geldwäscher – oder weshalb die Bank soviel vom Unternehmer wissen will, Mandat, SGAV, 2003
  • Freuden und Leiden von Konsortien, in: Schweizerische Baurechtstagung 2007, Institut für Schweizerisches und Internationales Baurecht, Freiburg
  • Urteilsbesprechungen in BR, Zeitschrift für öffentliches und privates Baurecht, Freiburg
  • Referate VST, Vereinigung Schweizerischen Tiefbauunternehmer, Weiterbildungskurse des Instituts für Internationales und Schweizerisches Baurecht, Freiburg (Prof. Dr. Peter Gauch)
  • Referent an der Baurechtstagung der Universität St.Gallen, September 2000 (Prof. Dr. Alfred Koller)
  • Referent an der Baurechtstagung der Universität Freiburg 2007 (Prof. Dr. Hubert Stöckli)
  • Born in 1964, from Kirchberg SG, married