Sibylle Schnyder

Sibylle Schnyder
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Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Construction & Real Estate

Sibylle Schnyder is a partner at CMS von Erlach Poncet in Zurich. She primarily advises Swiss and foreign institutional clients in the field of real estate law (in particular real estate transactions, real estate financings, construction contracts and tenancy law). The real estate projects handled by Sibylle concern, among others, commercial and residential buildings, holiday homes and shopping centres throughout Switzerland. Sibylle is one of the few lawyers in Switzerland with a focus on hotel and leisure properties; she regularly advises on hotel development projects, hotel transactions, lease and management agreements.

Sibylle Schnyder has been a partner at CMS von Erlach Poncet since 2013. She graduated from the University of Basel in 1999 and was admitted to the Bar in 2001. In 2005, Sibylle graduated from the University of Cambridge (UK) with an LLM diploma. She then worked at CMS Cameron McKenna in London for six months in the areas of real estate and project finance and in 2010 obtained the title of specialist lawyer (SBA) in construction and real estate law. She speaks German, English and French.

She is a member of the Zurich Bar Association, the Swiss Bar Association and the Swiss Advocate’s Chamber of Certified Specialists.

CMS von Erlach Poncet is a leading Swiss law firm with a renowned real estate department consisting of three partners and six associates. CMS von Erlach Poncet is a member of CMS, one of the world's 10 biggest law firms with more than 4,500 legal and tax experts working from 73 offices in 41 countries.

WWL says: Sibylle Schnyder is praised as “a very knowledgeable and experienced practitioner in a broad range of real estate matters" with sources particularly noting her skill in rental law.

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