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Law educator

Luzius Wildhaber, Swiss Law educator. Bar: Switzerland 1965. Member Swiss Society International Law (president 1979-1990), Swiss Law Society (governing board 1985-1991), German Society International Law (governing board 1993-1997), Institute International Law.

Background

Wildhaber, Luzius was born on January 18, 1937 in Basel, Switzerland. Son of Robert and Trudi (Schachenmann) Wildhaber.

Education

Dr Legal Sciences, U. Basel, l96l; Master of Laws, Yale University, l965; Doctor of Juridical Science, Yale University, l968.

Career

Lawyer international law division, Federal Department External Affairs, Bern, Switzerland, l968-7l; professor international, constitutional and administrative law, University Fribourg (Switzerland, l97l-77; professor international, constitutional, administrative and environmental law, University Basel, l977-; rector-elect, U. Basel, 1990-1992; rector, U. Basel, 1992-1994; prorector, U. Basel, 1994-1996. Rapporteur Federal Commission Experts for Revision Federal Construction, Bern, 1974-1978. Judge Supreme Court, Liechtenstein, 1975-1988, European Court of HumanRights, Strasbourg, since 1991.

Administrative tribunal of Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, 1989-1994.

Achievements

  • Bar: Switzerland 1965.

Membership

Member Swiss Society International Law (president 1979-1990), Swiss Law Society (governing board 1985-1991), German Society International Law (governing board 1993-1997), Institute International Law.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, hiking, mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Simone Creux, August 20, 1963(deceased 1994). Children: Anne, Isabelle.

father:
Robert Wildhaber

mother:
Trudi (Schachenmann) Wildhaber

spouse:
Simone Creux

children:
Anne Wildhaber

Isabelle Wildhaber