• "Renowned for its userfriendly lawyers that demonstrate a high standard of intellectual rigour."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "The team is experienced and straightforward – my number one choice."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2013

  • "A go-to firm for Swiss regulatory matters."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "Spending money on this firm is always a good investment."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2013

 

 

 

Listed Companies

 

A team of specialists advises listed companies and their shareholders on corporate and securities law as well as corporate governance.

 

Our expertise covers all legal issues that interest listed companies. We have a thorough understanding of these issues based on our longstanding position as trusted advisor to the country's leading companies. Several members of our team have served, or are currently serving, as directors of listed companies and have held positions as senior executives and members of committees of the SIX Swiss Exchange.

 

  • Organization of shareholders' meetings
  • Corporate governance issues
  • Securities law and stock exchange regulations, such as ad hoc publicity and the disclosure of management transactions
  • Advice in crisis situations, including proxy fights or change of control transactions
  • Defense strategies
  • Advice on the mandatory disclosure of shareholdings and representation in cases of suspected violation
  • Compliance programs
  • Regulatory investigations and proceedings before the SIX Swiss Exchange and the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA
  • Shareholders' rights

 

 

 

 

Key Contact

Dr. Dieter Dubs

Partner


 

Team Leaders


 

Team Members

Faton Aliu

Associate

Carla Bertossa

Junior Associate

Jeanine Bopp

Junior Associate

Anna Capaul

Associate

Nadina Duss

Associate

Dr. Tiffany Ender

Associate

Sandro Fehlmann

Associate

Annina Hammer

Associate

Dr. Daniel Küpfer

Associate

Marlene Lienau

Associate

Arnaud Philippe

Associate

Marc Poltéra

Associate

Michael Rohrer

Associate

Tim Salz

Associate

Micha Schilling

Associate

Rebecca Schori

Associate

Sandrine Studer

Associate

Sarah Vettiger

Associate

Stefanie Walch

Associate

Annette Weber

Associate

Janine Wüst

Legal Employee

Mischa Zenklusen

Junior Associate

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Deals & Cases

13.07.2020
Bär & Karrer Advises Lupa Systems, the Likely New Anchor Shareholder in MCH Group more »
04.02.2020
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09.04.2019
Bär & Karrer Advises Novartis and Alcon on the Spin-off of Alcon more »
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Publications

Arbeitsvertragliche Lohnansprüche und «Say-on-Pay» Was, wenn die vorgeschlagene Vergütung abgelehnt wird?
Watter Rolf / Widmer Laura,

Das Aktienrecht im Wandel, Dike Verlag, S. 299ff.

Disclosure of Beneficial Owners and the Slow Death of Bearer Shares: The Implementation of the Recommendation of the Global Forum on Transparency - Feststellung des wirtschaftlich Berechtigten und der langsame Tod der Inhaberaktien: Die Umsetzung der Empfehlungen des Globalen Forums über Transparenz
Bahar Rashid / Kaegi Urs,

Bär & Karrer Briefing June 2019 Download »,

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Switzerland: Reverse break fees
Kaegi Urs / Küpfer Daniel,

IFLR, Link

more publications

Speaking Engagements

Implementation of resolution measures in the cross-border context – transfer of securities and related disclosure requirements
Kaegi Urs,

Session 4: Issues related to the transfer of securities; FSB – Workshop on cross-border effectiveness of resolution actions, London, 25 January 2017

Being listed: Case Studies on Frequent Legal Questions
Reutter Thomas / Brügger Urs,

Issuer Relations Conference (Organizer: SIX Swiss Exchange), 7 December 2015, Zurich

Empirisches zur Umsetzung der VegüV
Spillmann Till / von Büren Ivo,

(Veranstalter: 3. GesKR Tagung), 23. Oktober 2014, Zürich 

more speaking engagements