Bär & Karrer is a leading Swiss law firm with more than 130 lawyers in Zurich, Geneva, Lugano and Zug.
Our core business is advising our clients on innovative and complex transactions and representing them in litigation, arbitration and regulatory proceedings. Our clients range from multinational corporations to private individuals in Switzerland and around the world.
Bär & Karrer was repeatedly elected Switzerland Law Firm of the Year by the most important international legal ranking agencies in recent years: Chambers; Legal 500 (‘most recommended law firm in Switzerland’); IFLR Awards; The Lawyer European Awards; Citywealth Magic Circle Awards (‘Law firm of the Year – EMEA’); Mergermarket M&A Awards; Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards
The quality, size, and experience of our international arbitration team allow us to handle large and complex cases. We regularly act in cases involving international acquisitions, joint ventures, privatisations, R&D, technology transfers, financing, sales of goods, commodity trading, sports arbitration, oil and gas concessions, and access to networks.