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Dr. Frank Bremer, LL.M.

Counsel

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
Löwenstrasse 19

P.O. Box 2201

8021 Zurich
Switzerland

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 9378
F +41 44 215 5200

Languages:
German, English

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 9378
F +41 44 215 5200

„A strong competition lawyer, One of the best in the competition market in Switzerland “

Who’s Who Legal Competition (Non-Partners)

„Outstandingly skilled lawyer “

Legal 500 Competition and Public Law
 

Frank Bremer is a Counsel in our Competition and Antitrust Group and in our Information and Communication Technology Group in Zurich. He has represented clients in complex antitrust investigations and merger notifications in a variety of areas such as construction tendering, sports broadcasting rights, postal services and aircraft manufacturing.

Practice Areas / Sectors and Industries

Expertise and Experience

  • Cartel Investigations, Leniency, Settlements, Dawn Raids
  • Swiss and Multinational Merger Control Procedures
  • Swiss Internal Market Freedoms and State Aid
  • Administrative Law and Procedural Rights
  • Energy, Telecoms and Postal Regulation
  • Acquisition and Marketing of Sports Broadcasting Rights
  • Supply and Distribution Contracts
  • Business Secrets and Data Protection
  • Compliance and Internal Investigations

Career

Professional Experience
2019
Counsel at Schellenberg Wittmer
2017
Secondee at a leading Irish business law firm
2013
Associate at a major Swiss business law firm
2008
Vice-Director and Research Associate at the Institute of European and International Business Law, EUR-HSG, University of St. Gallen

Education and Admission
2016
Bar Admission in Switzerland
2015
Doctorate (summa cum laude, Faculty Award), University of St. Gallen
2013
Bar Admission in Germany and registered in Switzerland (Art 28 BGFA)
2007
Second State Exam in Germany
2005
Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Law, University of Liverpool

Additional Professional Activities
  • Lecturer at the University of St. Gallen
  • Member of the Zurich, Swiss and Munich Bar Associations
  • Member of Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V.
  • Member of ASAS (Swiss association of competition law)
  • Member of AIJA (International Association of Young Lawyers)

„A strong competition lawyer, One of the best in the competition market in Switzerland “

Who’s Who Legal Competition (Non-Partners)

„Outstandingly skilled lawyer “

Legal 500 Competition and Public Law

Recognitions

  • Who’s Who Legal Competition: (Future Leaders - Non-Partners)
  • Legal 500: Competition and Public Law
  • Expert Guides Rising Star: Competition & Antitrust

Selected Publications

Cartel Law, Developments 2018
Frank Bremer, David Mamane, Vlcek, Martens, Strebel
Vlcek/Mamane/Martens/Bremer/Strebel (eds.), njus.ch 2019, Berne, publication due in 2019
 
Commentary on Article 6(1) lit. a and b of the Swiss Cartel Act
Frank Bremer, Amstutz, Reinert
in: Amstutz/Reinert (eds.), Basler Kommentar zum Kartellgesetz, Basel, publication due in 2019