Dr Stefan Grieder > VISCHER > Basel, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

VISCHER
AESCHENVORSTADT 4
4010 BASEL
Switzerland
Stefan Grieder photo

Work Department

Banking & Finance , M&A, Corporate & Commercial

Position

Partner

Career

Senior Manager Tax & Legal Ernst & Young Basel and New York, with VISCHER AG since 2001

Languages

German, English, French, Italian

Memberships

Swiss Bar Association, International Bar Association, Pro Iure Basel

Education

University of Basel (Dr. iur.), Bar Exam Basel-Country

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Banking and finance: Zurich

At VISCHER, the team is active in financing transactions, banking-related dispute resolution, insolvencies and fintech. The broad client portfolio includes a mix of domestic and foreign banks, funds, insurance companies, securities dealers and asset managers. The team is jointly led by Markus Guggenbühl , who is also well versed in financial market regulations, and Adrian Dörig, who specialises in structured finance transactions. Jana Essebier is noted for her expertise in financial instruments, including derivatives and structured products, and is also active in fintech-related matters, where she advises on crowdfunding, mobile payments and blockchain. Stefan Grieder in Basel and senior associate David Weber are further key contacts.

Switzerland > Fintech

VISCHER‘s team handles asset tokenisation and international blockchain disputes, as well as providing legal compliance training to start-ups and drafting their set-up agreements. Mobile payments and crowdfunding expert Jana Essebier heads the practice, which has acted as a main adviser to the Interchain Foundation on all fintech-related issues, assisted Vreo with the set-up of an in-game video advertising platform, and acted for Bank CIC (Schewiz) AG on the development of its mobile payment processes. Stefan Grieder and Basel-based Christian Wyss are other names to note.