This chapter lists 26 top-tier practitioners for their stellar services in the investment management space, including collective investment schemes and asset management.
Most Highly Regarded
Niederer Kraft Frey displays a strong presence in the market with four practitioners nominated.
Sandro Abegglen is a foremost practitioner, relied upon for his deep expertise in regulatory and investment fund matters.
Luca Bianchi is “vastly knowledgeable and efficient”, and excels in the listing, structuring and distribution of investment funds.
Andreas Casutt frequently advises investors, private investors and companies on a range of asset management issues.
François Bianchi is highly esteemed for his extensive experience in the structuring and registration of collective investment schemes.
Lenz & Staehelin sees three lawyers highlighted this year.
François Rayroux is an “outstanding investment funds expert” with more than 25 years’ experience in the field.
Olivier Stahler “demonstrates a strong capability to assess risks effectively” and stands out for his profound understanding of fund and asset management regulation.
Shelby du Pasquier draws on his thorough knowledge of finance law to advise domestic and international hedge funds and fund managers.
Naegeli & Partners also achieves three listings.
Stefan Naegeli is widely regarded as an authority on asset management law in the Swiss market.
Christoph Steiner is well respected among peers who highlight his “brilliant work as a structured products specialist”.
Christoph Rohr receives praise for his adept ability to navigate clients through the full gamut of investment funds issues, including collective investment schemes.
At Schellenberg Wittmer, Caroline Clemetson has a “very strong reputation as a funds lawyer” and excels when it comes to investment products and asset management.
Dominik Oberholzer of Kellerhals Carrard is a distinguished practitioner with considerable experience advising on onshore and offshore collective investment schemes.
Werner Schubiger possesses extensive experience working on asset management and collective investment schemes.
Frédérique Bensahel of FBT Attorneys-at-law regularly provides top-notch advice to fund managers, banks and asset managers at home and abroad.
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal’s Stephanie Comtesse is frequently acclaimed for her top-notch investment management practice and “pragmatic and client-focused approach in the funds area”.
Thomas Müller at Walder Wyss achieves widespread praise for his leading expertise in fund and asset management.
Markus Pfenninger stands out for his profound knowledge and understanding of collective investment schemes.