• "Works efficiently and tirelessly in support of the client."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "The team is extremely knowledgeable about the core legal principles."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "We do not just get the law but practical advice that can be used."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2015

  • "Clear and well-structured communication."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "The team has first-class knowledge."

     

    Client in Legal 500 2017

  • "Is particularly nimble and creative in devising solutions to complex questions or issues."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "One of the most prominent and highly respected banking and finance departments in Switzerland."

     

    Chambers Europe 2013

  • "The team is praised for its strength in depth and its commercially oriented approach."

     

    Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Efficient, pragmatic and friendly."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "A well-trained, hard-working, and disciplined team."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Efficient and timely service."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "Offers in-depth expertise encompassing acquisition finance, restructuring and leveraged and syndicated loans."

     

    Chambers Europe 2015

  • "They provide business-oriented advice combined with very short response times."

     

    Client in Legal 500 2017

  • "Adept at handling cross-border mandates."

     

    Chambers Europe 2015

  • "Deep bench of experts advising Swiss and foreign financial institutions and borrowers on a range of transactional and regulatory matters."

     

    Chambers Europe 2016

  • "A well-trained, hard-working, and disciplined team."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Has specialists for all relevant deal aspects."

     

    The Legal 500 2015

  • "The service provided by the team has been truly first rate and excellent all around."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "The lawyers are extremely responsive, technically strong and very well connected."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2015

  • "A first choice for complex finance matters."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "Excellent team in Zürich with additional offices in Geneva, Lugano and Zug."

     

    Chambers Europe 2016

 

 

 

Financing

 

Bär & Karrer's finance team advises banks and other financial institutions and companies on domestic and cross-border financing transactions across a wide range of industries.

 

Our experience of acting not only for arranging banks and lenders but also for borrowers, issuers and private equity sponsors enables us to provide professional, efficient and timely advice to all parties of a financing transaction.

 

  • Acquisition finance (including equity and debt capital market transactions)
  • Leveraged finance
  • Syndicated finance
  • Real estate finance
  • Convertible and high yield bonds
  • Financial structuring
  • Asset finance

 

 

 

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Deals & Cases

25.04.2018
Bär & Karrer Advises Porterhouse on the Acquisition of the Clinic Group Paracelsus more »
24.04.2018
Bär & Karrer Advises Deutsche Börse on the Acquisition of Swisscanto Funds Centre more »
21.03.2018
Bär & Karrer Advised Axcel on the Acquisition of Invima more »
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Publications

ICO financing for startups
Flühmann Daniel / Seiler Philippe,

IFLR Magazine April 2018

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Foreign bank insolvency
Garbarski Andrew Michael,

IFLR Magazine October 2017

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Disclosure of delegated voting rights
Bahar Rashid,

IFLR Magazine June 2017

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Speaking Engagements

Sûretés sur titres intermédiés et la réalisation des sûretés sur instruments financiers
Bahar Rashid,

Association genevoise de droit des affaires (agda) Séminaire "Sûretés mobilières: développements récents, Genf, 4. Oktober 2017

Transparence (et gouvernance) des produits
Bahar Rashid,

Journée de droit bancaire et financier (Université de Genève), Genf, 14. November 2016

FinTech: Fallstudien und Schlaglichter
Fischer Joel,

Referat an der Tagung «Vermögensverwaltung und Anlageberatung», SIX ConventionPoint, 23. Juni 2017, Zürich

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