Schützengasse 1
PO Box
8021 Zurich

+41 58 211 3400

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Contact partner: Markus Guggenbühl
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Number of partners: 35
Number of other fee earners: 80
Languages: German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Hebrew
Other office: Basel, Geneva

VISCHER is one of the leading independent Swiss business law firms with offices located in Zürich, Basel and Geneva, the three largest and most important economic centers in Switzerland. 

The firm's practice covers all areas of business law with particular emphasis on Corporate/M&A, Litigation and Arbitration, Banking and Finance, IP/IT (including Media and Entertainment), Taxation, and Private Clients, all of which are served by specialised practice groups. Additional sector specific groups (ranging from Aviation to Telecom) ensure that client needs are served by attorneys having the relevant industry background. In addition, the Basel office provides full notarial services.

“[The firm is] extremely professional, quick, and always available - even on short notice from our side." 

“[The capital markets team is] extremely thorough and able to grasp highly complex financial transactions very quickly." 

"[About the M&A team] top-notch legal advice, highly responsive, well connected and reasonable costs." 

  • Financial restructuring
  • Financial services regulatory
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Project development
  • Structured finance/securitisation
  • Venture capital

  • Aviation
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare
  • Media
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Tech and telecoms

Basel office
Aeschenvorstadt 4
PO Box
4010 Basel
Tel: +41 58 211 3300

Geneva office
Rue du Cloître 4
PO Box
1204 Geneva
Tel: +41 58 211 3500