Marc
Weber

Dr. Marc Weber is an expert in art law. He was a sub-member of the Independent Commission of Experts Switzerland – Second World War („Bergier-Commission“) and contributed to an expertise on looting art (1999). His dissertation on inalienable cultural property in the international art trade (summa cum laude) is considered as an important part of private art law as an independent discipline of law. He is counselling private collectors, auction houses, museums, foundations, trustees, banks and insurances.

Weber publishes academic papers and gives talks in Switzerland and abroad. Among others, he is one of the authors of the Basle Commentary on the Swiss Civil Procedure Law.

Career

since 2015 Lecturer at the University of Vienna (Certificate in Art Law)
since 2013 Lecturer at the International Hellenic University, Thessaloniki (Master in Art, Law and Economy)
since 2011 Lecturer at the University of Zurich (Executive Master in Art Market Studies)
since 2011 Partner at LANTER
2010 Associate at LANTER
2010 Dip ITM, Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP)
2005 Associate at different law firms in Zurich
2005 University of California at Berkeley (LL.M.)
2003 Bar exam of the Canton of Zurich
2001 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
1996 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)

Languages

German
English
French
Italian

Field of Activity

Art Law
Commercial Law
Corporate Law
Contract Law
Law of Succession
Divorce Law
Labour Law
Foundation Law
Civil Procedure Law

Publications

Liability for the Acquisition of Faked or Wrongly Attributed Works of Art in US Law
Legal protection of archaeological objects


Publication list (.pdf)

Contact

weber@lanter.biz
T +41 44 250 29 29

Details

Business card (.vcf)
CV (.pdf)