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Work +41 43 222 10 00
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Fax +41 43 222 15 00
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Web:
www.homburger.ch

Dr iur Hansjürg Appenzeller

Tel:
Work +41 43 222 10 00
Email:
Homburger

Work Department

Corporate | M&A, Banking and Finance.

Position

Partner. Mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions as well as equity offerings and IPOs, in particular in the financial services sector. Recent transactions include assisting Helvetia Holding in its public takeover of Nationale Suisse and Credit Suisse in its rights offering.

Career

Admission to the New York Bar in 1996 and to the Zurich Bar in 1997. Partner of Homburger since 2003.

Languages

German, English.

Education

Studies at University of Zurich, doctorate in 1996. Studies at New York University School of Law (MCJ).


Switzerland

Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

Homburger is 'valued for its strong client focus, market intelligence, competence and high-quality work products'. With considerable expertise in equity, hybrid and debt transactions, the team is also well known for advising on IPOs, equity raisings, capital and debt issuances, as well as traded investment products. Recent highlights include advising on the updating of UBS Group's senior debt programme, work which was led by Stefan Kramer, who has 'strong knowledge of banking regulations', and the 'skilled and client-orientedBenedikt Maurenbrecher. Other core practitioners are René Bösch, a key counsel for Credit Suisse, and Daniel Daeniker, who acted for Sensirion on the listing of over eight million shares in connection with its IPO on SIX Swiss Exchange. 'Outstanding legal adviserHansjürg Appenzeller and 'solution-driven' counsel Lee Saladino are also recommended.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Homburger advises on Swiss insurance regulations and risk transfers, as well as transactions in the insurance sector. It also handles liability disputes, D&O claims, reinsurance litigation and FINMA proceedings. Hansjürg Appenzeller assisted Ergo Versicherung with the sale of DAS Rechtsschutz-Versicherung to Allianz Suisse Versicherungs-Gesellschaft. Felix Dasser is the key contact for dispute resolution.

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