Dr Roland Fischer > Lenz & Staehelin > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Lenz & Staehelin

Work Department

Insolvency and Restructuring, Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A


Dr. Roland Fischer specializes in domestic and cross-border insolvency law, finance and restructurings. His practice includes in-court and out-of-court restructurings as well as a broad range of finance transactions, and he regularly advises clients on insolvency law matters.


Admission to Zurich Bar (2004), Joined Lenz & Staehelin (2005), Partner at Lenz & Staehelin (2015), Counsel at Lenz & Staehelin (2020)


German, English, French


Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), Swiss Bar Association (SAV), Swiss Debt Enforcement and Bankruptcy Association, International Bar Association (IBA) – Insolvency, Restructuring and Creditor’s Rights Section


University of Zurich (lic. iur., 2001), New York University School of Law (LL.M. in Corporate Law, 2007), University of Zurich (Dr. iur., 2009)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Insolvency and corporate recovery

(Next Generation Partners)

Roland FischerLenz & Staehelin

The ‘very professional and proactive team‘ at ‘top firm‘ Lenz & Staehelin is ‘very knowledgeable and vastly experienced in cross-border insolvency cases‘. The enforcement of creditors’ rights, restructuring matters and risk analyses form the core areas of expertise. ‘Good strategic and conceptual thinker‘ Tanja Luginbühl and the ‘thoroughly prepared and assertive‘ Roland Fischer are handling the restructuring of Sempione Fashion. Senior associate Anja Affolter Marino is recommended for her ‘excellent foreign language capabilities‘ and ability to ‘translate legal knowledge into practical terms‘.