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Dieter Hofmann

Dieter Hofmann
Office:
Seefeldstrasse 123
8034
City:
Zurich
State:
Zurich
Country:
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 58 658 56 90
Fax:
+41 58 658 59 59

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Arbitration

Dieter Hofmann heads the litigation and arbitration team of Walder Wyss Ltd, one of Switzerland's leading law firms.

Dieter has been practising dispute resolution for more than 20 years, focusing on international litigation and arbitration in complex cases. He represents clients in court and in arbitration proceedings, and he also sits as an arbitrator. He has considerable experience in complex disputes arising from shareholders’ agreements, joint ventures, M&A, international contracts, engineering and construction projects, banking, finance and (re)insurance, directors’ liability, product liability and insolvency.

Dieter Hofmann is chair of the Zurich Bar’s litigation practice group and has presented papers at major international conferences and published on litigation and arbitration in Switzerland and abroad. In addition, he is a past vice chair of the American Bar Association section of international law’s international litigation committee and the past chair of Dispute Resolution International (DRI).

With approximately 160 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the largest Swiss law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. It offers a full range of services for the business community in Switzerland, as well as public, private and international clients. Its practice teams handle business transactions, banking and finance matters, taxes, arbitration and litigation as well as IP/IT and competition matters.

WWL says: Revered arbitrator Dieter Hofmann comes highly regarded by peers for his “reasonable” and “convincing” approach to complex international disputes.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Life Sciences: Product Liability

Dieter Hofmann heads the litigation and arbitration team of Walder Wyss Ltd, one of Switzerland's leading law firms.

Dieter has been practising dispute resolution for more than 20 years, focusing on international litigation and arbitration in complex cases. He represents clients in court and in arbitration proceedings, and he also sits as an arbitrator. He has considerable experience in complex disputes arising from shareholders’ agreements, joint ventures, M&A, international contracts, engineering and construction projects, banking, finance and (re)insurance, directors’ liability, product liability and insolvency.

Dieter Hofmann is chair of the Zurich Bar’s litigation practice group and has presented papers at major international conferences and published on litigation and arbitration in Switzerland and abroad. In addition, he is a past vice chair of the American Bar Association section of international law’s international litigation committee and the past chair of Dispute Resolution International (DRI).

With approximately 160 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the largest Swiss law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. It offers a full range of services for the business community in Switzerland, as well as public, private and international clients. Its practice teams handle business transactions, banking and finance matters, taxes, arbitration and litigation as well as IP/IT and competition matters.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann is esteemed for his years of experience in the market, particularly as a product liability litigator.

 

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Life Sciences which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Litigation: Lawyers

Dieter Hofmann heads the litigation and arbitration team of Walder Wyss Ltd, one of Switzerland's leading law firms.

Dieter has been practising dispute resolution for more than 20 years, focusing on international litigation and arbitration in complex cases. He represents clients in court and in arbitration proceedings, and he also sits as an arbitrator. He has considerable experience in complex disputes arising from shareholders’ agreements, joint ventures, M&A, international contracts, engineering and construction projects, banking, finance and (re)insurance, directors’ liability, product liability and insolvency.

Dieter Hofmann is chair of the Zurich Bar’s litigation practice group and has presented papers at major international conferences and published on litigation and arbitration in Switzerland and abroad. In addition, he is a past vice chair of the American Bar Association section of international law’s international litigation committee and the past chair of Dispute Resolution International (DRI).

With approximately 160 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the largest Swiss law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. It offers a full range of services for the business community in Switzerland, as well as public, private and international clients. Its practice teams handle business transactions, banking and finance matters, taxes, arbitration and litigation as well as IP/IT and competition matters.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann is an excellent litigator on complex cross-border cases where he is relied upon for his trusted counsel.‚Äč

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Litigation which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Litigation

Dieter Hofmann heads the litigation and arbitration team of Walder Wyss Ltd, one of Switzerland's leading law firms.

Dieter has been practising dispute resolution for more than 20 years, focusing on international litigation and arbitration in complex cases. He represents clients in court and in arbitration proceedings, and he also sits as an arbitrator. He has considerable experience in complex disputes arising from shareholders’ agreements, joint ventures, M&A, international contracts, engineering and construction projects, banking, finance and (re)insurance, directors’ liability, product liability and insolvency.

Dieter Hofmann is chair of the Zurich Bar’s litigation practice group and has presented papers at major international conferences and published on litigation and arbitration in Switzerland and abroad. In addition, he is a past vice chair of the American Bar Association section of international law’s international litigation committee and the past chair of Dispute Resolution International (DRI).

With approximately 160 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the largest Swiss law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. It offers a full range of services for the business community in Switzerland, as well as public, private and international clients. Its practice teams handle business transactions, banking and finance matters, taxes, arbitration and litigation as well as IP/IT and competition matters.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann's proficiently handles matters across a variety of sectors, including construction and banking and finance.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Product Liability Defence

Dieter Hofmann heads the litigation and arbitration team of Walder Wyss Ltd, one of Switzerland's leading law firms.

Dieter has been practising dispute resolution for more than 20 years, focusing on international litigation and arbitration in complex cases. He represents clients in court and in arbitration proceedings, and he also sits as an arbitrator. He has considerable experience in complex disputes arising from shareholders’ agreements, joint ventures, M&A, international contracts, engineering and construction projects, banking, finance and (re)insurance, directors’ liability, product liability and insolvency.

Dieter Hofmann is chair of the Zurich Bar’s litigation practice group and has presented papers at major international conferences and published on litigation and arbitration in Switzerland and abroad. In addition, he is a past vice chair of the American Bar Association section of international law’s international litigation committee and the past chair of Dispute Resolution International (DRI).

With approximately 160 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the largest Swiss law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. It offers a full range of services for the business community in Switzerland, as well as public, private and international clients. Its practice teams handle business transactions, banking and finance matters, taxes, arbitration and litigation as well as IP/IT and competition matters.

WWL says: Standout litigator Dieter Hofmann adeptly handles product liability cases as part of his wider disputes practice.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

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