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Urs Schenker

Urs Schenker
Office:
Seefeldstrasse 123
8034
City:
Zurich
State:
Zurich
Country:
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 58 658 55 31

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Capital Markets

Urs Schenker is very experienced in the areas of  public and private M&A  restructuring, capital markets, and company law. He has been involved in numerous national and international M&A transactions and public takeovers as well as financing, restructuring and other corporate finance transactions. He has published a number of books and specialist articles in his fields of expertise and is a regular lecturer at conferences in Switzerland and abroad.

Urs Schenker completed his law studies in Zurich in 1981 (lic iur) and in 1985 (Dr iur). He obtained an LLM from Harvard Law School in 1985. In 2009, he published his habilitation thesis on "Swiss Takeover Law" at the University of St Gallen where he is associate professor for business and commercial law.

Urs Schenker speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

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: Urs Schenker is a "well-known and well-regarded" lawyer for capital markets transactions.

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

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Corporate Governance

Urs Schenker is very experienced in the areas of public and private M&A restructuring, capital markets, and company law. He has been involved in numerous national and international M&A transactions and public takeovers as well as financing, restructuring and other corporate finance transactions. He has published a number of books and specialist articles in his fields of expertise and is a regular lecturer at conferences in Switzerland and abroad.

Urs Schenker completed his law studies in Zurich in 1981 (lic iur) and in 1985 (Dr iur). He obtained an LLM from Harvard Law School in 1985. In 2009, he published his habilitation thesis on "Swiss Takeover Law" at the University of St Gallen where he is associate professor for business and commercial law.

Urs Schenker speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

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: Urs Schenker continues to be regarded as one of Switzerland's leading corporate lawyers.

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

Who's Who Legal Corporate: Merger & Acquisition

Urs Schenker is very experienced in the areas of public and private M&A restructuring, capital markets, and company law. He has been involved in numerous national and international M&A transactions and public takeovers as well as financing, restructuring and other corporate finance transactions. He has published a number of books and specialist articles in his fields of expertise and is a regular lecturer at conferences in Switzerland and abroad.

Urs Schenker completed his law studies in Zurich in 1981 (lic iur) and in 1985 (Dr iur). He obtained an LLM from Harvard Law School in 1985. In 2009, he published his habilitation thesis on "Swiss Takeover Law" at the University of St Gallen where he is associate professor for business and commercial law.

Urs Schenker speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

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: Urs Schenker gains plaudits as an "entrepreneurial and creative" lawyer who is "solution-driven and gets things done".

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

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - M&A

Urs Schenker is very experienced in the areas of public and private M&A restructuring, capital markets, and company law. He has been involved in numerous national and international M&A transactions and public takeovers as well as financing, restructuring and other corporate finance transactions. He has published a number of books and specialist articles in his fields of expertise and is a regular lecturer at conferences in Switzerland and abroad.

Urs Schenker completed his law studies in Zurich in 1981 (lic iur) and in 1985 (Dr iur). He obtained an LLM from Harvard Law School in 1985. In 2009, he published his habilitation thesis on "Swiss Takeover Law" at the University of St Gallen where he is associate professor for business and commercial law.

Urs Schenker speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

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: Urs Schenker is "really an M&A star", according to one peer, who also notes him as an "incredibly active person in the market".

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

Who's Who Legal Restructuring & Insolvency

Urs Schenker is very experienced in the restructuring of private and public companies and bonds. He has been involved in numerous national and international restructurings. In addition to restructurings, he specialises in M&A transactions and corporate law. He has published a number of books and specialist articles in his fields of expertise.

Urs Schenker completed his law studies in Zurich in 1981 (lic iur) and in 1985 (Dr iur). He obtained an LLM from Harvard Law School in 1985. In 2009, he published his habilitation thesis on "Swiss Takeover Law" at the University of St Gallen, where he is professor for business and commercial law.

Urs Schenker speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

With more than 150 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: Urs Schenker is a highly regarded lawyer who offers clients 30 years' experience handling all manner of complex restructurings.

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

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Restructuring & Insolvency

Urs Schenker is very experienced in the areas of public and private M&A restructuring, capital markets, and company law. He has been involved in numerous national and international M&A transactions and public takeovers as well as financing, restructuring and other corporate finance transactions. He has published a number of books and specialist articles in his fields of expertise and is a regular lecturer at conferences in Switzerland and abroad.

Urs Schenker completed his law studies in Zurich in 1981 (lic iur) and in 1985 (Dr iur). He obtained an LLM from Harvard Law School in 1985. In 2009, he published his habilitation thesis on "Swiss Takeover Law" at the University of St Gallen where he is associate professor for business and commercial law.

Urs Schenker speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

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: Sources praise Urs Schenker as “one of the most well-known names in Switzerland for restructuring”.

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

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