Dr iur Hansjürg Appenzeller > Homburger > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Homburger
PRIME TOWER
HARDSTRASSE 201
8005 ZURICH
Switzerland

Work Department

Corporate / M&A, Financial Market Regulation, Financing and Investment Products, Insurance, Capital Markets

Position

Partner. Mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions as well as equity offerings and IPOs, in particular in the (re-)insurance sector. Recent transactions include assisting Zurich Insurance in its acquisition of a portfolio of CSS Versicherung AG.

Career

Admission to the New York Bar in 1996 and to the Zurich Bar in 1997. Partner of Homburger since 2003.

Languages

German, English.

Education

Studies at University of Zurich, doctorate in 1996. Studies at New York University School of Law (MCJ).

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Insurance

Homburger is adept at advising insurance and reinsurance companies on the full array of matters, including regulatory, tax, financing and capital market transactions, disputes, investigations, data protection, intellectual property as well as competition matters. An area of particular expertise are tax matters for insurance companies. The unit is also experienced in dealing with supervisory authorities, such as FINMA. Practice head Hansjürg Appenzeller‘s specialisms include advising insurance and reinsurance companies on M&A and capital market transactions.