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Bär & Karrer Ltd.

BRANDSCHENKESTRASSE 90, 8027 ZÜRICH, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 261 50 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 261 50 01
Email:
Web:
www.baerkarrer.ch
Geneva, Lugano, Zug, Zurich
Bär & Karrer Ltd., Laura Widmer, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

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Laura Widmer

Tel:
Work +41 58 261 54 94
Email:
Web:
www.baerkarrer.ch/lawyers/counsel/widmer-laura.html
Bär & Karrer Ltd.

Work Department

Litigation | Arbitration | Corporate & Commercial | Internal Investigation | Employment | Social Security & Pension | Life Sciences | Mergers & Acquisitions

Position

Laura Widmer's practice focuses on advising Swiss and foreign individuals and entities on various aspects of Swiss employment law, in particular with regard to individual and mass dismissals, reorganizations, compensation plans, employment litigation and transactions. She further represents domestic and foreign clients in all kinds of commercial matters before Swiss courts of all levels and acts as party counsel in international arbitration.

Career

  • Of Counsel at Bär & Karrer (since 2016)
  • Associate with Bär & Karrer (2008-2015)
  • Trainee at Bär & Karrer (2006-2007)

Languages

German, English

Member

  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA)
  • ASA below 40
  • Young ICCA

Education

  • Certified Specialist SBA Employment Law (2014)
  • King's College London: LL.M. in International Business Law (2011)
  • Admitted to the Zurich Bar (2008)
  • University of Zurich: lic. iur. (2006)


Switzerland

Employment

Within: Next generation lawyers

Laura Widmer - Bär & Karrer Ltd.

Within: Employment

With a 'dedicated team for immigration issues', Bär & Karrer Ltd. 'focuses clearly on the specifics of a matter'. The practice is also experienced in employment law support during transactions, restructurings and litigation, as well as advising on executive compensation, sports employment law and general contracts. 'Competent, proactive and client-focused' department head Thomas Stoltz and counsel Laura Widmer are the key names.

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