Small, stable and diverse, with Geneva and Zurich serving as hubs for various industries and thus law practices, the Swiss legal market reflects the country’s situation. The banking paradise that served as a safe haven for private clients is changing: some international law firms are trying to establish themselves in this market dominated by local law firms, while local law firms compete for recognition in international commercial arbitration.
Times are changing for the banking paradise that served as a safe haven for private clients throughout its history. While international and domestic firms compete for recognition, an upcoming important tax reform and a dynamic M&A market are chan...
Senior Partner and Head of Arbitration Daniel Hochstrasser gives some insights about the prominent Swiss law firm Bär & Karrer, focusing on its international network, innovation and the careers of women within the firm.
Throughout its almost 50 years of history, Bär & Karrer has never compromised on quality to achieve growth but built up its practice organically. Today it is a full service firm present in all language areas of Switzerland with an outstanding tra...
Daniel Daeniker and Frank Gerhard, Managing Partner and M&A Partner respectively at Zurich-based law firm Homburger, give us their insight on both the Swiss market and the strategy of one of that market’s major players.
Cyril Demaria is author of "Private Equity Fund Investments" (Palgrave Macmillan) and of the bestseller "Introduction to Private Equity" (Wiley) translated into French, Spanish, Portuguese and Mandarin. He is also an affiliate professor at various le...