lic iur Antonio Carbonara > Walder Wyss Ltd. > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Walder Wyss Ltd.
PO BOX 1236

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration




Antonio Carbonara is a partner in the Litigation & Arbitration team. He represents parties in all aspects of commercial and business law in court, including corporate law (post-M&A disputes, disputes arising from shareholders’ agreements, blocking of the commercial register and other interim measures). He is also active in all aspects of debt enforcement and bankruptcy law, including the enforcement of domestic and foreign judgments as well as the freezing of assets. Antonio Carbonara advises on strategic and pre-litigation issues (dispute avoidance and dispute resolution).

Before joining Walder Wyss he worked as a law clerk at the Commercial Court of Aargau as well as Head of Information of all courts in the Canton of Aargau. Antonio Carbonara regularly publishes in his areas of work. He is also a lecturer at the University of Applied Science FFHS.

His main areas of work are in the fields of financial services and real estate. Who’s Who Legal lists Antonio Carbonara as a Future Leader in the field of Litigation noting that “Antonio Carbonara is commended by market sources for his excellent work on a range of corporate disputes, including complex insolvency proceedings”.


Antonio Carbonara speaks German, English, French and Italian.


Antonio Carbonara obtained a law degree from the University of Zurich (lic. iur. 2003) and obtained an LL.M. degree from UC Berkeley School of Law in 2017.

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Dispute resolution: litigation

Walder Wyss Ltd. fields a large team of dispute resolution specialists, who operate from six offices across Switzerland. The practice is specialised in a broad range of commercial matters before Swiss courts, with particular expertise in injunctive relief as well as in handling the enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards. Its offering also includes expertise in white-collar criminal law. Team head Dieter Hofmann is well versed in joint venture, M&A, shareholders’ and construction disputes. Rodolphe Gautier in Geneva is a ‘wise and valued adviser‘. Other names to note are counsel Urs SchenkerMicha Bühler and Maurice Courvoisier in Basel, as well as Oliver Kunz and Antonio Carbonara.