Thomas Müller

Walder Wyss - Switzerland



+41 58 658 55 60

Notable practitioner


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Practice areas:

Capital markets : Structured finance and securitisation

Thomas Müller is a partner with the Banking & Finance practice in Zurich and advises banks, asset managers, fund managers, insurance companies and FinTech companies in complex regulatory matters and represents market participants before the Swiss regulatory authorities and as recognised representative before the SIX Swiss Exchange. He has been advising and managed a large number of e-money and payment services, cryptocurrency and blockchain projects.

  • Advising Valiant Bank AG in the structuring of its CHF 5 billion covered bond programme and the issuance of the first CHF 250 million tranche. The transaction is the first public covered bond issuance entirely structured under Swiss law with a Swiss guarantor;
  • Advising in a large number of cryptocurrency, blockchain and payment services projects of start-ups and financial institutions

  • Banking
  • Asset finance
  • Cryptocurrency and blockchain
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Investment funds

  • Accounting
  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Investment management
  • Oil and gas
  • Shipping

  • Zurich Bar Registry, admitted to practice in all Switzerland

  • 2000: lic. iur.; 2008: Dr. iur.;
  • 2005: LL.M. New York University School of Law

  • 2000: lic. iur.; 2008: Dr. iur.; 
  • 2005: LL.M. New York University School of Law