Dr David Jenny > VISCHER > Basel, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

4010 BASEL

Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Insolvency, Arbitration.


Partner. Head of Insolvency.


Research and teaching assistant for constitutional and administrative law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Basel to Prof. Kurt Eichenberger, court clerk.


German, English, French.


Basel Bar Association (past president); Swiss Bankruptcy Law Association (past member of the board) Swiss Arbitration Association; International Bar Association (past Co-Chair Section on Insolvency); American Bar Association, INSOL EUROPE.


University of Basel (lic. iur., 1984; Dr. iur., 1988); University of Michigan Law School (LL.M., 1989); additional studies at the University of Neuchâtel and Western Washington University/USA.

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Insolvency and corporate recovery

VISCHER has know-how in distressed M&A and corporate restructurings, as well as in liquidations, in particular in the finance sector. The team also covers insolvency-related litigation, corporate finance and voluntary liquidation and freezing debtor assets. The offering further includes enforcements on behalf of creditors. Benedict Christ combines corporate, M&A and insolvency experience. David Jenny can act as liquidator and Jana Essebier assists clients in pre-and post-insolvency situations.