Kaspar Projer

Dr. Kaspar Projer

Baker & McKenzie Zurich


Kaspar Projer is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Investigations, Compliance & Ethics practice groups in Zurich. Kaspar obtained degrees from the University of St. Gallen (M. A. in Law and Economics, 2010), the University of Zurich (Dr. iur., 2017) and the University College London (LL.M., with distinction, 2019). Prior to joining the Firm, he worked as a law clerk at the District Court of Winterthur, as an associate lecturer and research assistant at the University of Zurich and as an associate with a major law firm in Zurich. Kaspar was admitted to the bar in 2014.

Practice Focus

Kaspar focuses his practice on compliance and investigations. In addition, he is part of the civil and commercial litigation and arbitration team.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association


  • Zurich~Switzerland (2014)


  • University College London (LL.M. with distinction) (2019)
  • University of Zurich (Dr. iur.) (2017)
  • University of St. Gallen (M. A. in Law and Economics) (2010)
  • University of St. Gallen (B. A. in Law and Economics) (2007)


  • English
  • German

Co-author, "Sozialversicherungsrecht," in: Baker McKenzie Zurich [ed.], Wirtschaftsrecht 2022 Trends & Entwicklungen (Trends & Developments in Business Law 2022), Zurich/Basel/Geneva 2022, pp. 43ff

Co-author, "Länderbericht Schweiz", in: Ruhmannseder/Behr/Krakow [ed.], Hinweisgebersysteme, Implementierung in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2nd Edition, Heidelberg 2021 

Co-author, "Die neue Finanzmarktarchitektur – Das Wichtigste aus FIDLEG und FINIG," Berne 2020, §§ 16-18

Author, "The transmission of the shareholder's will by the independent proxy", Zurich 2017

Co-author, "Private Placement, Crowdfunding, OTC Trading: A legal analysis of alternative approaches", in Dieter Gericke [ed.], Private Equity V: Fundraising, Investment, Realisation, Reinvestment, EIZ – Europe Institute Zurich, Volume 175, Zurich 2016, pp. 19ff

Co-author, "Customer segmentation in the field of investment advisory", Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law [SZW], pp. 156ff

Co-author, "Acting in concert in the context of the voluntary takeover bid", Swiss Review of Business and Financial Market Law [SZW], pp. 632ff