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

Homburger
PRIME TOWER
HARDSTRASSE 201
8005 ZURICH
Switzerland

Work Department

Corporate | M&A, Banking and Finance.

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 Alpiq Holding in its sale of power plants and its going private transaction.

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 advises predominantly on tax insurance matters and regulatory issues concerning new insurance products. The team also has experience of representing clients in administrative proceedings before Finma and other Swiss regulators, as well as in asset-tracing and enforcement proceedings. Hansjürg Appenzeller heads the department, which has recently represented Wacker Neuson in a high-value litigation case against the Swiss National Accident Insurance Fund.