TOP tier recommendations
Switzerland: Banking and finance
Switzerland: Dispute resolution
Within Dispute resolution, Wenger Plattner is a second tier firm,
‘A strong name locally for dispute resolution’, Wenger Plattner is ‘a quality team with a real eye for detail’. Clients include corporations and private clients and it has particular expertise in banking disputes as well as general corporate, contract and investment-related issues. Arbitration is also a strong area.
Switzerland: EU, competition and WTO
Switzerland: Insolvency and corporate recovery
Within Insolvency and corporate recovery, Wenger Plattner is a first tier firm,
Wenger Plattner has experience in both creditor and debtor-side work and continues to win instructions as liquidators of some of the country’s highest profile cases, including that of Swissair. Zurich-based Brigitte Umbach-Spahn and Karl Wüthrich are recommended along with Bern-based Fritz Rothenbühler.
Switzerland: Leading firms
Within Basel, Wenger Plattner is a first tier firm,
Wenger Plattner fields 33 lawyers, including 11 partners, in Basel. Tax is a mainstay of the practice under the leadership of Alain Lachappelle. Corporate, employment, IP, TMT and dispute resolution are also strong areas. Many clients are drawn from the pharmaceuticals and financial services sectors.
Switzerland: Mergers and acquisitions
Within Mergers and acquisitions, Wenger Plattner is a third tier firm,
Wenger Plattner’s practice is spread across the firm’s Bern, Basel and Zurich. The team acted for a US-listed company on its acquisition of a majority stake in a Swiss biotech company. Fritz Rothenbühler is recommended.
Switzerland: Private banking
Switzerland: Public sector
Switzerland: Real estate and construction
Within TMT, Wenger Plattner is a second tier firm,
Wenger Plattner has a strong presence in IT matters, and is advising a major Swiss bank on the implementation of a significant outsourcing project and services agreement with a global provider. Basel-based Roland Mathys heads the practice.
Switzerland: Transport: aviation, maritime and rail
Further information on Wenger Plattner
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- Banking and finance : Zurich
- Dispute resolution : Dispute resolution
- EU, competition and WTO : EU, competition and WTO
- Insolvency and corporate recovery : Insolvency and corporate recovery
- Intellectual property : Intellectual property
- Mergers and acquisitions : Mergers and acquisitions
- Private banking : Private banking
- Public sector : Public sector
- Real estate and construction : Real estate and construction
- TMT : TMT
- Tax : Tax
- Transport: aviation, maritime and rail : Transport: aviation, maritime and rail
- Leading firms : Basel
- Leading firms : Zurich