Kurt Baumgartner is a counsel and notary of the Canton of Berne in the Notary Team. His main areas of practice include building, planning and environmental law, contract, property law, corporate and commercial law. He was giving advice as a notary in marriage and inheritance law. This also includes the proper notarial processing of respective transactions and communicating with authorities.
Born in 1945, Kurt Baumgartner was educated at the University of Berne (attorney in 1971, notary in 1975) and studied mediation at the University of Fribourg. Since 1978 he was a practicing attorney and notary in his own law firm for 25 years. Before joining Walder Wyss, Kurt Baumgartner was a counsel in a major Zurich law firm for four years.
Kurt Baumgartner speaks German, English, French and Italian. He is registered with the Berne Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland and is also admitted as Notary in Berne.