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Daniel Hunkeler


Bahnhofplatz 9
PO Box 1175
CH 8021 Zürich
Tel. Tel +41 (0)44 218 77 77
Fax. Fax +41 (0)44 218 77 70


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Preferred areas of law

Debt collection and bankruptcy law, reorganization law, procedural law (national and international court and arbitration proceedings), obligations, company and banking law, competition and antitrust law, general business law and white-collar crime


  • Clerk at Baden District Court (1991 - 1992)
  • Attorney (since 1993)
  • Dr. iur., dissertation: Das Nachlassverfahren nach revidiertem SchKG (Debt restructuring proceedings under the amended Debt Collection and Bankruptcy Act, 1996, 2nd unpub. 1999 edition) [cf. Publications]
  • Schuldbetreibungs- und Konkursgesetz (Debt Collection and Bankruptcy Act, SchKG), short commentary (editor and co-author), Basel 2009, 2nd edition 2014 [cf. Publications]
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Miami, School of Law (1998)
  • Member of two panels appointed by the Swiss Federal Office of Justice to review the necessity of amending debt restructuring proceedings under Art. 293 et seq. SchKG (2003 - 2008; cf.
  • Member of a working group of the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) on the development of a Banking Insolvency Ordinance (2011; cf. and PDF)
  • Chair of the group of experts in debt collection and bankruptcy law of the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV; cf.
  • Investigating agent of the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) under Art. 36 Financial Market Supervision Act (FINMAG) and liquidator/bankruptcy liquidator in liquidation proceedings under the Banking Act (BankG) and administrator in debt restructuring proceedings before the courts
  • Current member of the following committees of creditors:
  • ISL World Wide AG in bankruptcy liquidation, Zug
  • ISMM AG in bankruptcy liquidation, Zug
  • SAirLines AG in restructuring liquidation, Zurich (“Swissair Group”)
  • Unifina Holding AG in restructuring liquidation, Winterthur (“Erb Group”)
  • Gretag Imaging Trading AG in bankruptcy liquidation, Wettingen
  • Mobag AG in bankruptcy liquidation, Zurich
  • Petroplus Marketing AG in restructuring liquidation, Zug
  • 2012: Restructuring agent of EHC Kloten Sport AG («Kloten Flyers», cf. PDF 1 and PDF 2)

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