Dr Stefan Rechsteiner > VISCHER > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

8021 Zurich
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Work Department

Public Law, Energy Law, Liberalization and Regulation, Customs Law, Administrative Law Proceedings




Research Assistant at the University of Basel, Senior Manager Legal Department of Ernst & Young Ltd. in Zurich, Industry Leader Energy of Ernst & Young Ltd. Switzerland. Lecturer in energy law at HTW Chur


German, English, French.


Swiss Association for Energy Economics.


University of Basel (lic. iur., 1996; Dr. iur., 2000).

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Public law

(Leading individuals)

Stefan RechsteinerVISCHER

VISCHER‘s public law team has a notable focus on energy and healthcare sector matters, with Stefan Rechsteiner leading the energy practice and Michael Waldner heading up the healthcare division. The firm’s energy practice covers high-end energy regulatory advice, transactional mandates and the related litigation, while the healthcare group assists hospitals with tariff issues, provides advice in relation to regulators, and acts in disputes. The group also has substantial experience acting for clients in the postal service and lottery providers.

Switzerland > Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

The practice at VISCHER is headed by Christian Oetiker and Markus Guggenbühl and includes experts in ‘all relevant areas of the law‘. The team has particular strength in M&A matters as well as corporate and dispute resolution and can provide advice in specialised areas including life sciences, healthcare, energy, public law, and aviation. Rolf Auf der Maur is an expert in IT, Stefan Kohler is a key name for IP and technology and David Rosenthal is recognised for his prominence in data. Michael Waldner, Klaus Neff, Benedict Christ, Stefan Rechsteiner and Christian Wyss are other core team members.