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Eversheds Sutherland AG

STADELHOFERSTRASSE 22, 8001 ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
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Work +41 44 204 90 90
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Fax +41 44 204 90 91
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http://www.eversheds-sutherland.ch

Switzerland

Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland AG

Eversheds Sutherland AG offers ‘competitive prices and very good, client-focused service that is spot-on and practical, as well as an easy telephone access for smaller questions’. The main focus areas are M&A transactions, private equity, restructuring and other corporate law matters. In notable recent matters, the group advised Parker Hannifin on its relocation from Luxembourg to Switzerland, including the formation of a new principal company, and assisting Monsanto with cross-border corporate reorganisation issues. Oliver Beldihas a hands-on, practical approach and is highly knowledgeable about the Swiss legal environment’, while Marc Nufercomes up with creative solutions and gets transactions done’.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Eversheds Sutherland AG

Professional and highly knowledgeable firmEversheds Sutherland AGnot only provides technically detailed, but also very pragmatic and risk-conscious advice’ in the fields of employment, immigration and data protection law, including assistance with incentive plans, mass dismissals, collective bargaining, discrimination issues, management contracts, social security and pensions as well as transaction-related aspects. An ongoing highlight is advising International Air Transport Association on employment matters related to the relocation of its financial distribution services from Geneva to Madrid, Singapore and Montreal. The ‘logicalMonika McQuillen is an ‘excellent partner to work with’, ‘knows the ins and outs of Swiss employment law’ and ‘delivers highly effective training which is pitched at just the right level’. Clients also appreciate Olivier Dunant for his ‘reasonable and straightforward approach’.

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Transport
Transport - ranked: tier 2

Eversheds Sutherland AG

Based on ‘quick response times, good business acumen and fair value for money’, Eversheds Sutherland AG establishes a ‘trustful cooperation’ with clients. Headed by Oliver Beldi, the transport practice is predominantly active in the railway sector and regularly advises on corporate and procurement projects. ‘Reliable and smart team playerBruno Schoch has ‘outstanding knowledge and many years of experience in the railway sector and procurement law’ and transport insurance specialist Barbara Klett is also recommended.

Next generation lawyers

Bruno Schoch - Eversheds Sutherland AG

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Switzerland: Dispute resolution

Arbitration
Dispute resolution: arbitration - ranked: tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland AG

Eversheds Sutherland AG‘s ‘responsive and pragmatic’ team consists of ‘commercially savvy lawyers who understand the way business works, combined with the expected legal expertise’. The team covers arbitration in a wide range of sectors such as banking and finance, TMT, pharma, insurance, trade and construction, as well as general commercial disputes. Louis Dreyfus, BNP Paribas and Cotecna Inspection are all active clients. Monika McQuillenalways thinks carefully about the cost-benefit relation for the client and is excellent in giving advice in a language that business people can understand’. Further recommended are ‘good strategic thinker’ Claudius Triebold and the ‘approachable and easy-to-work-with’ James Hargrove.

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Litigation
Dispute resolution: litigation - ranked: tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland AG

Eversheds Sutherland AG impresses with ‘excellent services’, ‘adequate response times, very deep industry knowledge and precise, high-quality work’. The team is especially recommended for major personal injury and product liability claims, while disputes in the telecoms, construction, banking, pharmaceutical and energy sectors are other areas of expertise. Sportfive, Louis Dreyfus and Tyco are active clients. Barbara Klett and Peter Haas are ‘very reliable and experienced’. Commercial litigator Claudius Triebold heads the practice.

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