Representative Legal Matters
Regularly advises on in- and outbound Swiss-Euro-Indo cross–border structurings and transactions.
Regularly advises numerous Swiss and international clients in various sectors on antitrust compliance issues, including dawn raids and investigations.
Regularly advises numerous Swiss and international clients in various sectors on trade compliance issues, including compliance policies and investigations.
Successfully defended a number of Swiss and international clients in export control and sanctions investigations/proceedings.
Represented and advised Panalpina in the global investigation (including Swiss proceedings) in respect of an alleged cartel in the freight forwarding sector and coordinated the global team of legal advisers.
Represents and advises Estée Lauder in the Swiss investigation in respect of an alleged cartel in the luxury cosmetics and perfumes sector.
Represented and advised a major international airline in the Swiss investigation in respect of an alleged cartel in the air cargo sector.
Advised a major international airline on antitrust compliance; represented and advised a major international airline in a Swiss abuse of dominance case; and represented and advised Credit Suisse in the Swiss merger control proceeding in respect of the emergency takeover of Swissair.
Represented and advised sda in a Swiss abuse of dominance investigation and represented and advised sda in the Swiss merger control proceedings in respect of the acquisition of control of keystone and the participation of APA.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Swiss Indian Chamber of Commerce
- Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
- Zurich~Switzerland (1998)
- Switzerland (1998)
- College of Europe, Bruges (LL.M.) (1996)
- University of Zurich (Lic. jur.) (1994)
Co-author, Commentary on article 1 of the Swiss Merger Act, in: Stämpflis Handkommentar, Fusionsgesetz, 2nd Edition, 2015
Co-author, chapter on "Swiss competition and merger control laws," Frankfurter Kommentar Kartellrecht, Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt, Cologne, 2005 and 2011
Author, Swiss chapter of "Global Merger Notification Handbook," 9th edition, Cameron May, London, 2011
Co-author, "Baker McKenzie commentary on the Federal Civil Procedure Act," Verlag Stämpfli, Berne, 2010
Author, contribution in "Schweizerisches Kartellrecht - an Wendepunkten," Verlag Dike, St. Gall, 2009