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VISCHER

SCHĂśTZENGASSE 1, 8021, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 211 34 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 211 34 10
Email:
Web:
www.vischer.com
Basel, ZURICH

Dr Jürg Luginbühl

Tel:
Work +41 58 211 34 59
Email:
VISCHER

Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions

Position

Partner

Career

Head of VISCHER transaction team since 2000. Specialised in M&A and primarily advises domestic and international M&A and private equity clients in cross-border transactions.

Languages

German, English and French.

Member

Zurich Bar Association, Swiss Bar Association, International Bar Association, Swiss-Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance Association.

Education

University of Zurich (lic. iur., 1988; Dr. iur., 1993)


Switzerland

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

VISCHER has 'a strong position in the Basel market' and 'can assist very well in corporate transactions', with a particular focus on mid-market M&A and private equity deals, as well as Chinese inbound and outbound transactions. Jürg Luginbühl and the 'very responsive' Robert Bernet 'align teams according to the size of the transaction' and provide 'pragmatic solutions while maintaining reasonable hourly rates'. Recent highlights include handling Dutch client Lundbeck's €905m acquisition of the entire share capital in Prexton Therapeutics, as well as advising GreatStar Hangzhou Industrial on the purchase of Lista. Life sciences and IT specialist Matthias Staehelin is the another key contact.

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