Hannes ArnoldSenior Partner at Gasser Partners (Liechtenstein)
Dr. Hannes Arnold is senior partner of GASSER PARTNER Attorneys at law one of the leading law firms in Liechtenstein and a Chambers Global top tier firm, which was established in 1954. Dr. Arnold is admitted to the Liechtenstein and Austrian Bar and specializes in Corporate Law as well as Banking - and Financial Markets Law. Dr. Arnold’s vast experience in financial markets law and transactions as well as strong foundation and expertise in civil and insolvency law matters allow him to provide reliable and anticipatory legal advice also in complex and international mandates.
Dr. Arnold leads the banking team at GASSER PARTNER, one of the most experienced, responsive and innovative banking and finance teams in Liechtenstein. As official ISDA Counsel for Liechtenstein GASSER PARTNER issued the first official ISDA Netting Opinion for Liechtenstein, which was well received by peers and ISDA members alike and regularly issues legal opinions on the ICMA/ISLA on the Global Repurchase Agreements and Securities Lending Agreements. Dr. Arnold advises international banks, investment firms, institutional investors and legal advisors in all matters related to regulated activities under Liechtenstein law, including asset
management, transactional regulatory support, marketing and structuring of financial products, depositary regulation, licensing and supervisory proceedings, reporting, derivatives transactions and securities lending.
In recent cases, Dr. Arnold has been advising banks and insurance companies in restructuring and acquisition efforts related to the Liechtenstein market and has advised a Liechtenstein issuer in connection with a bond issue with a volume of CHF 20 Million. In addition Dr. Arnold advised Postera Capital in launching the first regulated crypto fund in Europe, a pioneer’s work in the field of banking and finance.