Christoph Neeracher

Bär & Karrer - Switzerland



+41 58 261 5264

Market leader


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Practice areas:

Private equity
Restructuring and insolvency

Industry sectors:

Consumer goods and services
Financial services
Industrials and manufacturing

Christoph Neeracher specializes in international and domestic M&A transactions (focusing on private M&A and private equity transactions, including secondary buyouts, public to private transactions and distressed equity), transaction finance, venture capital, startups, corporate restructurings, relocations, corporate law, general contract matters (e.g. joint ventures, partnerships and shareholders agreements) and all directly related areas such as employment matters for key employees (e.g. employee participation plans).

  • Advised Combell on the Acquisition of Switchplus
  • AdvisedMaxwell Technologies, Inc. on the Sale of Maxwell Technologies SA
  • Advised the Sellers on the Sale of Variosystems to Capvis
  • Advised Porterhouse on the Acquisition of the Clinic Group Paracelsus
  • Advised Lohmann & Rauscher on the Acquisition of Swisslastic

  • Private Equity
  • Private M&A
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Financial restructuring

  • Accounting
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Transport / Logistics

  • All Swiss Courts

  • Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance Association
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bas Association (ZAV)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • IPBA (Inter-Pacific Bar Association)

  • New York University: LL.M. (2001)
  • University of Zurich: Dr. iur. (2000)
  • University of Zurich: lic. iur. (1996)