lic iur Micha Bühler > Walder Wyss Ltd. > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Walder Wyss Ltd.
PO BOX 1236

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration




Micha Bühler is a partner at Walder Wyss. He specialises in commercial litigation and international arbitration, particularly in disputes arising from infrastructure and construction projects, M&A transactions, banking and finance, as well as distribution contracts. In addition, he represents Swiss and foreign clients in recognition & enforcement proceedings, international legal assistance and fraud & white collar crime litigation. Moreover, he advises on international insolvency issues and represents foreign parties and trustees in Swiss recognition and bankruptcy proceedings.


Micha Bühler speaks German, English and French.


Micha Bühler studied at the Universities of Basel and Lausanne (lic. iur. 1997; summa cum laude) and received his master’s degree in international commercial law from the University of Cambridge (LL.M. 2003).

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Dispute resolution: arbitration

Walder Wyss Ltd.‘s ‘excellent on all accounts’ arbitration group fields a sizeable team of lawyers, with expertise in construction, plant and equipment engineering disputes, as well as disputes arising from distribution and joint venture agreements, and post-M&A issues. ‘Excellent and efficient’ commercial dispute specialist Dieter Hofmann leads the team, which includes the ‘exceptional’ Micha Bühler, who focuses on construction, distribution, and post-M&A disputes, and ‘outstanding’ commercial and investment arbitrator Michael Feit. The ‘impressive’ Diana Akikol and the ‘pragmatic’ Andrea Meier focus on cases arising from post-M&A disputes and large construction projects.

Switzerland > Dispute resolution: litigation

Walder Wyss Ltd.‘s team of ‘very strong and internationally experienced’ litigators works across the firm’s six Swiss offices, facilitating comprehensive support in all key economic and language areas of the country. The key areas of focus for the group are commercial litigation and the enforcement of foreign judgements and arbitral awards. Team lead Dieter Hofmann has particular strength in construction, joint venture, shareholder, and post-M&A disputes. Other core team members include Micha Bühler, who has additional expertise in distribution disputes, Rodolphe Gautier, whose practice covers white-collar crime mandates, and Andrea Meier. ‘Highly skilled attorney at law’ Maurice Courvoisier is particularly active in disputes relating to engineering and construction projects.