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VISCHER

AESCHENVORSTADT 4, 4010 BASEL, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 211 33 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 211 33 10
Email:
Web:
www.vischer.com
Basel, ZURICH

Dr David Jenny

Tel:
Work +41 58 211 33 49
Email:
VISCHER

Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Insolvency, Arbitration.

Position

Partner. Head of Insolvency.

Career

Research and teaching assistant for constitutional and administrative law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Basel to Prof. Kurt Eichenberger, court clerk.

Languages

German, English, French.

Member

Basel Bar Association (past president); Swiss Bankruptcy Law Association (past member of the board) Swiss Arbitration Association; International Bar Association (past Co-Chair Section on Insolvency); American Bar Association, INSOL EUROPE.

Education

University of Basel (lic. iur., 1984; Dr. iur., 1988); University of Michigan Law School (LL.M., 1989); additional studies at the University of Neuchâtel and Western Washington University/USA.


Switzerland

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

VISCHER provides 'top advice, which is clearly above the market standard'. The team has core strengths handling bankruptcies in the financial sector, having been involved in the Lehman Brothers insolvency as liquidator's counsel. In recent work, Adrian Dörig  represented indenture trustee Wilmington Trust in the bankruptcy of Toys'R'Us. 'Truly knowledgeable and profoundly experienced practitioners' David Jenny and Thomas Weibel are also recommended, while Jana Essebier is another name to note.

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Legal Developments by:
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  • Capital Contribution Principle: Meaning and Proceedings

    On January 1, 2011, the Swiss tax law capital contribution principle (CCP) enters into force - with far reaching consequences for companies, their owners, board members and tax advisors. A few days ago the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) published a Circular Letter on this change of law.
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