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30 May 2017

Jean-Fréderic Maraia & Olivier Hari Appointed as Chairs of Specialized Committees of the OdA Genéve

We are pleased to announce that Taxation partner Jean-Fréderic Maraia and Corporate & Commercial and Restructuring & Insolvency Of-counsel Olivier Hari have both been selected by the President of the Geneva Bar Association to chair two newly created specialized committees. Jean-Fréderic Maraia will chair the Taxation law Committee and Olivier Hari will chair the Debt Collection & Bankruptcy Law/ Corporate Reorganization Committee respectively.

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12 May 2017

Nathalie Voser Appointed to Vice President of the LCIA Court

We are pleased to announce that Nathalie Voser has been appointed to Vice President of the LCIA Court on the 12th of May 2017. Nathalie has been a member of the Court since May 2016.

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09 May 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer advises on the sale of Silhouette Sports Club

Schellenberg Wittmer acted as legal counsel to LFPI Group and Financière Brendale SA on the sale of Silhouette Sports Club. Financière Brendale SA, part of the LFPI Group, one of the premier independent multi-strategy alternative asset managers in Europe, sold its investment in Silhouette Wellness SA to Activ Fitness AG, part of Migros Zurich for an undisclosed purchase price.

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08 May 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer Rising Stars 2017 – Expert Guides

We are pleased to announce that 9 of our lawyers have been recognized in Legal Media Group's Expert Guides 2017 edition as "Rising Stars."

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10 April 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer advised Raiffeisen Switzerland Cooperative (D-SIB status of Raiffeisen group)

Schellenberg Wittmer acted as counsel to Raiffeisen Switzerland Cooperative in connection with the status of the Raiffeisen group as a domestic systemically important banking group (D-SIB), in particular with respect to group structure aspects and gone-concern capital issues.

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07 April 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer advised AXA Life Ltd in a public tender offer for Zürcher Freilager AG

Schellenberg Wittmer acted as counsel to AXA Life Ltd in a public tender offer for all the shares in Zürcher Freilager AG, a Zurich based real estate company with a portfolio of CHF 870 mio., followed by a squeeze-out merger.

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06 April 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer advises Falcon Private Bank regarding strategic investment into Move Digital

Falcon has entered into a strategic partnership with Move Digital, a best-in-class provider of digital asset management and investment advisory systems. Schellenberg Wittmer acted as legal counsel to Falcon.

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05 April 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer advised Rapid Nutrition PLC in the listing at SIX Swiss Exchange

Schellenberg Wittmer acted as counsel to Rapid Nutrition PLC, a natural healthcare company, in the listing of its shares at SIX Swiss Exchange.

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29 March 2017

International Arbitration Group at Schellenberg Wittmer ranked within Top 30 firms by GAR 30

Schellenberg Wittmer's International Arbitration Practice Group has been ranked by the Global Arbitration Review (GAR) in its' GAR30 list 2017, as one of the thirty leading arbitration practices worldwide and one of only two Swiss firms to be ranked.

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16 March 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer: Best Swiss Law Firm at Leaders League, Trophées de Droit 2017

Schellenberg Wittmer wins Best Swiss Law Firm at the Leaders League Trophées de Droit 2017.

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