Mr Urs Haegi > VISCHER > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

VISCHER
SCHÜTZENGASSE 1
8021 Zurich
Switzerland
Urs Haegi photo

Work Department

Regulated Markets, Transport/Aviation, Immigration, IP/IT-Law, Contracts

Position

Senior Partner; Head of Transport/Aviation Team and Immigration Team; regular adviser of Business owner and their companies; Former President of the Swiss Bar Association

Career

Court Clerk. Associate with a major law firm in Zurich.

Languages

German, English.

Memberships

Former President of the Swiss Bar Association, International Bar Association, former Chair of the Zurich Bar Association, German competition lawyers’ association.

Education

University of Zurich (lic. iur., 1987), University of California at Davis and Berkeley, Orientation in American Law (1991), University of St. Gallen (M.B.L.-HSG, 2003).

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Transport

VISCHER‘s transport practice regularly acts for airlines on insurance, regulatory and transactional matters. The firm is also the primary legal consultant for Swiss International Air Lines; in recent work, it represented the client in a high-value tax litigation case before the Federal Court, assisted with international employment laws, and handled corporate governance and data protection duties. Other work includes acting for Jet Aviation in various disputes. Team head Urs Haegi and Christoph Niederer are the main names to note.