Sophie Holdt

Sophie Holdt

MLaw, LL.M., Attorney at Law

Hirschgaesslein 11
CH-4010 Basel

Tel +41 58 200 30 00

Fax +41 58 200 30 11


Céline Rader

Sophie Holdt focuses her practice on M&A transactions, trade law and commercial law, corporate law and general contract law, in particular intellectual property law. She assist her clients in negotiating and drafting national and international business contracts and represents her clients as litigator in national and international matters.

Practice areas
  • International commercial and contract law
  • M&A, private equity
  • Intellectual property and IT law
Practice groups
  • M&A, capital markets and corporate
  • Litigation and insolvency
  • IT/IP and competition law
  • Sports law
  • 2015: Admitted to the Basle Bar
  • 2014: MLaw, University of Basle
  • 2012: LL.M., University of Edinburgh
  • 2011: BLaw, University of Basle
Experience / Career
  • 2015: Law Clerk at the Civil Court Basle-City
  • 2014: Law Clerk at the Court of Appeal Basle-City
  • 2014: Trainee at Kellerhals attorneys Basle
  • 2012: Student Trainee at Baer & Karrer
  • 2012: Student Trainee at Homburger
  • German
  • English
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Basel Bar Association
  • Basler Juristenverein
Further activities
  • 2009-2013: Tutor for Swiss Law of Obligations, University of Basle
  • 2008-2013: Junior research assistant at the chair of Prof. Dr. Ingeborg Schwenzer, LL.M. (Berkeley)
Publications and presentations
  • Schwenzer, Ingeborg/Holdt, Sophie, The duty to support adult children, in: Fulchiron (dir.), Les solidarités entre generations – Solidarities between Generations, Bruxelles 2013, pp. 519-526

  • Schwenzer, Ingeborg/Holdt, Sophie, Ausbildungsunterhalt für volljährige Kinder, in: Schwab/Dose (Hrsg.), Festschrift für Meo-Micaela Hahne zum 65. Geburtstag, Bielefeld 2012, 343 ff.

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