Dieter Hofmann

Dieter Hofmann
Office:
Seefeldstrasse 123
PO Box
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 200 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the most successful and fastest growing Swiss commercial law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. They specialise in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, intellectual property and competition law, dispute resolution and tax law. Their clients include national and international companies, publicly held corporations and family businesses as well as public law institutions and private clients.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann is highlighted by sources as "a great lawyer who is very active in disputes matters".

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 a past chair of Dispute Resolution International (DRI).

With 200 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the most successful and fastest growing Swiss commercial law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. They specialise in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, intellectual property and competition law, dispute resolution and tax law. Their clients include national and international companies, publicly held corporations and family businesses as well as public law institutions and private clients.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann is highlighted as "one of the best lawyers in the country". He is "a very skilled lawyer" as well as "a go-to practitioner for high-profile and complex cases", report interviewees.

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

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Life Sciences

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 200 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the most successful and fastest growing Swiss commercial law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. They specialise in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, intellectual property and competition law, dispute resolution and tax law. Their clients include national and international companies, publicly held corporations and family businesses as well as public law institutions and private clients.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann is described by peers as "one of the best lawyers" in the market, most notably for complex product liability claims across the life sciences sector.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland 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 200 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the most successful and fastest-growing Swiss commercial law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. They specialise in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, intellectual property and competition law, dispute resolution and tax law. Their clients include national and international companies, publicly held corporations and family businesses as well as public law institutions and private clients.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann is a standout figure in the disputes market in Switzerland, where he is recognised for his impressive work representing clients in high-stakes court proceedings.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland 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 200 lawyers, Walder Wyss is one of the most successful and fastest growing Swiss commercial law firms, with offices in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Berne, Lausanne and Lugano. They specialise in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, intellectual property and competition law, dispute resolution and tax law. Their clients include national and international companies, publicly held corporations and family businesses as well as public law institutions and private clients.

WWL says: Dieter Hofmann is highlighted as "a very good litigator" by sources, who speak highly of his experience representing clients in complex construction and finance disputes.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Litigation 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 200 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 praised by peers as “one of the best lawyers in the market”. He is an international litigation and arbitration expert, who has particular experience in the healthcare and life sciences space.

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

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