Paul Langner


Paul Langner



Paul Langner advises national and international clients on the elaboration of contracts in all areas of family law (prenuptial agreements, separation and divorce agreements) as well as the setup of comprehensive estate planning and the distribution of estates.

In addition, he accompanies spouses as a consultant or mediator in the joint settlement of economic effects of changes in their relationships. He no longer acts as litigator in court.


Since 2021
Councel at Langner Arndt Rechtsanwälte AG
2008 to 2017 Training course for certified specialists SBA Family Law
Since 2014 Founding partner at Langner Arndt Rechtsanwälte AG
1992 to 2013 Founding Partner at Langner Stieger Trachsel 
2002 Mediation education at the University of St. Gallen
1985 to 1991 Independent lawyer in Zurich
1983 Admission to the bar, Zurich
1980 Licentiate in Law (lic. iur.) University of Zurich


Neuere Entwicklungen im Recht des nachehelichen Unterhalts in guten finanziellen Verhältnissen
Achte Schweizer Familienrecht§Tage, Zürich, 28./29. Januar 2016 (with Christine Arndt)


Vorsorgeauftrag (-vollmacht), Patientenverfügung und Vertretung durch Angehörige nach Schweizer Recht
Jahrestagung VorsorgeAnwalt e.V., Bonn, 9. Mai 2015

Achtung Scheidungskonventionen
Veranstaltung der ZAV-Fachgruppe Familienrecht, Zürich, 17. September 2015


Fallstricke bei der Formulierung von Ehescheidungskonventionen
Fünfte Schweizer Familienrecht§tage, Basel, 28./29. Januar 2010


Die kindergerechte Befragung aus Sicht der Verteidigung
Weiterbildungsveranstaltung der Staatsanwaltschaft des Kantons Zürich, 25. März 1999


Die Formulierung von Konventionen bei Scheidungen mit Grundbesitz
Fachgruppe Scheidungsrecht des VZR, 17. März 1997


Business and divorce. The problems and how to avoid them
AIJA congress, Montreux, 26. August 1996

«An excellent lawyer and a great person to work with.»

Top ranked chambers 2018

«He is one of the most established people in this market and clients see him as a trusted figure»

Top ranked chambers 2019

«He is an absolutely excellent practitioner. He is a very strategic thinker. He is strong in international property and inheritance planning. He is just a great lawyer.»

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