Prof Dr iur Felix Dasser > Homburger > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile
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Prof Dr iur Felix Dasser
Litigation | Arbitration.
Partner. International dispute resolution (litigation; arbitration, both as counsel and as arbitrator; alternative dispute resolution); international legal assistance; white-collar crime; investigations.
Qualified in 1991. Partner of Homburger since 2000. University lecturer since 1996. Habilitation|Privatdozent in 1999, Adjunct Professor in private (international) law, international civil procedure, and comparative private law (University of Zurich) since 2005.
German, English, French.
Swiss and Zurich Bar Associations; Swiss Arbitration Association (President); IBA; ICC; IPBA; LCIA; DIS; German Academic Association for International Procedural Law; Swiss Conference of University Teachers in Civil Procedural Law; German Association of Comparative Law.
Graduated as lic iur (m.c.l. 1985) and Dr iur (s.c.l. 1989) from University of Zurich; LLM (Harvard Law School) 1990; Privatdozent University of Zurich (1999).
Homburger is an established player in the market and is particularly noted for its corporate, M&A and capital markets as well as its banking and finance practice, where Benedikt Maurenbrecher, René Bösch and Daniel Daeniker are key names. Other areas of expertise include dispute resolution, competition, tax, and IP and TMT, where the key contacts are Balz Gross and Felix Dasser; Marcel Dietrich and Franz Hoffet; Peter Riedweg and Dieter Grünblatt; and Georg Rauber. David Rosenthal left the firm.(Hall of Fame)
Homburger impresses with its broad practice, regularly representing blue-chip companies in complex disputes; clients are frequently from regulated industries including healthcare, banking, energy, transport, and nutrition, among others. The team, which is led by the experienced Balz Gross, also works closely with the firm’s M&A, IP and banking and finance groups; another area of expertise is white-collar criminal law defence and internal investigations, in which Claudio Bazzani is particularly well versed. Felix Dasser has longstanding experience in the dispute resolution area. Newly made-up partner Roman Baechler specialises in banking and insurance litigation, while senior associate Reto Ferrari-Visca knows civil disputes well.(Leading individuals)
Homburger‘s arbitration practice impresses with its wide range of activity, being involved in disputes related to contracts, transactions, data protection and employment, among others. It is regularly instructed by national and international blue-chip clients in particular from regulated industries. Team head Balz Gross is a dedicated arbitration counsel in M&A, contracts, and joint venture proceedings. Felix Dasser has a good track record in commercial and investment disputes. Gabrielle Nater-Bass acts as counsel as well as arbitrator, and is also recommended alongside Mariella Orelli and senior associate Stefanie Pfisterer.
- Dispute resolution: arbitration - Switzerland
- Dispute resolution: litigation - Switzerland
- Hall of Fame - Switzerland > Dispute resolution: litigation
- Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland - Switzerland
- Leading individuals - Switzerland > Dispute resolution: arbitration
- Leading individuals - Switzerland > Dispute resolution: litigation
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Banking and finance: Zurich
- Capital markets
- Commercial, corporate and M&A
- Data privacy and data protection
- Dispute resolution: arbitration
- Dispute resolution: litigation
- Healthcare and life sciences
- Intellectual property
- Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland