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Mr Urs Haegi
Regulated Markets, Transport/Aviation, Immigration, IP/IT-Law, Contracts
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
Court Clerk. Associate with a major law firm in Zurich.
Former President of the Swiss Bar Association, International Bar Association, former Chair of the Zurich Bar Association, German competition lawyers’ association.
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).
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.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Capital markets
- Commercial, corporate and M&A
- Dispute resolution: litigation
- Intellectual property
- Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland
- Real estate and construction
- Banking and finance: Zurich
- Insolvency and corporate recovery
- Sports law
- Dispute resolution: arbitration