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 and incentive agreements).
He is experienced in a broad range of national and international transactions both sell and buy side (including corporate auction processes) and the assistance of clients in their ongoing corporate and commercial activities. Additionally, Christoph Neeracher represents clients in litigation proceedings relating to his specialization.

  • Advised Bregal on the Sale of ATP Group
  • Advised Cohn Robbins Holdings Corp. on the Announced US-listing of Gaming Company Allwyn Entertainment
  • Advised the Shareholders of Farner on a Strategic Partnership with Waterland
  • Advised Swiss Life on the Acquisition of elipsLife from Swiss Re
  • Advised CVC in Connection with an Investment from Partners Group in Breitling

  • Private equity
  • M&A
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Financial restructuring

  • Consumer goods
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Transport

  • Swiss Courts
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)

  • lic. iur., University of Geneva, (1994)
  • lic. sc. pol., University of Geneva, (1994)