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

According to clients, Walder Wyss Ltd. ‘is exceptional and stands out from other Swiss firms in its professionalism, expertise, client orientation and responsiveness’. The group is highly regarded for its expertise in construction, plant and engineering disputes, distribution and joint venture agreement claims, and shareholder and post-M&A litigation. The team has also recently seen an uptick in enforcement proceedings, private client and trust disputes, and arbitrations in the commodities and pharmaceuticals sectors. Dieter Hofmann heads up the group, which also fields Micha Bühler, Michael Feit, Diana Akikol and Andrea Meier.

Switzerland > Dispute resolution: litigation

Walder Wyss Ltd. ‘cultivates a modern and flexible client approach’ which utilises the firm’s six offices across all language areas of Switzerland to provide comprehensive dispute resolution advice. The group demonstrates key expertise in a range of commercial litigation and injunctive relief work as well as knowledge of enforcement proceedings, white-collar crime mandates and corporate disputes. Dieter Hofmann heads up the group and focuses on construction, joint venture, shareholder and post-M&A disputes. Micha Bühler, engineering and construction expert Maurice Courvoisier, Geneva-based Rodolphe Gautier and Andrea Meier, who has expertise in industrial and infrastructure claims, are also active practitioners.