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Pestalozzi

LĂ–WENSTRASSE 1, 8001 ZĂśRICH, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 44 217 91 11
Fax:
Fax +41 44 217 92 17
Email:
Web:
www.pestalozzilaw.com
Geneva, Zurich

Dr Martin L Müller

Tel:
Work +41 44 217 91 11
Email:
Pestalozzi

Work Department

Mergers and acquisitions / Corporate / Employment.

Position

Member of Pestalozzi's Corporate/M&A as well as Employment & Pensions groups in Zurich. He advises clients on transactional employment, executive employment, pensions, corporate transactions and restructuring, and commercial contracts.

Career

University of St. Gallen (lic.iur., 1994; Dr.iur., 1997) and Columbia University School of Law (LL.M., 2002). Bar admission (1999). Joined Pestalozzi (2002). Partner at Pestalozzi (2007).

Languages

German, English, French.

Member

International Bar Association, Swiss and Zurich Bar Associations, European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA).


Switzerland

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Pestalozzi's team handles the full range of services in commercial, corporate and M&A, from governance aspects, liability issues and contracts to corporate compliance, reorganisations and transactions. New client American International Group instructed Christoph Lang and Beat Schwarz with the negotiation of an agreement to acquire Validus Holdings for $5.56bn, while Severin Roelli advised on the purchase of Raiffeisen Privatbank Liechtenstein by Mason Group. Christian Leuenberger and Martin Müller are other key partners in Zurich, and Sébastien Roy heads the Geneva practice.

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Employment

Within: Employment

Pestalozzi covers employment, labour and immigration law, with longstanding expertise in contracts, policies and regulations, compensation, share and bonus schemes, employee transfer and outsourcing, as well as transactional, downsizing and mass dismissal matters. In recent work, Martin Müller advised on the staff transfer and pension scheme aspects related to the $8.8bn merger between client Micro Focus International and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software, while Christian Roos provided similar assistance to AT&T concerning its acquisition of App Nexus.

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