Schellenberg Wittmer

European Top 100 position: 50

  • Overview

Schellenberg Wittmer is one of the leading Swiss business law firms with offices in Zurich and Geneva and over 110 lawyers. The firm’s clients are domestic and foreign based companies as well as high net worth individuals.

Schellenberg Wittmer offers a full range of services, from focused advice to project management.

The firm has a worldwide network of foreign correspondents and has considerable experience in managing international projects with law firms in other countries.

Schellenberg Wittmer has long-standing international experience in all of the practice areas. The firm advises on large-scale international M&A and finance transactions, and handles international litigation and arbitration. It has recently advised international clients on various cross-border acquisitions and recapitalisations, debt and equity capital market transactions, on establishing internationally active investment funds and on the structuring of relocations of corporate world-headquarters to Switzerland.

The firm’s clients include large and medium sized domestic and international businesses from a wide range of sectors including public and private, banks and financial institutions, industries, insurances, IT and telecommunication, life-science, etc.

Most of our lawyers are members of the major international associations such as the IBA, ABA, AIJA, UIA, etc.

At Schellenberg Wittmer, we work to satisfy the clients’ needs by providing commercially focused, dedicated legal advice of the highest quality. We combine the cutting-edge individual capabilities and the specialized know-how of our over 100 lawyers with the dynamic power of teamwork to achieve the clients’ objectives.

We believe that working together works best. This team concept enhances both the efficiency and the quality of our services. In dealing with our clients, we cultivate a personal, engaging approach. Our clients enjoy the many benefits of having an assertive ally and a vigorous advocate at their side.


Löwenstrasse 19
P.O. Box 1876

Turnover (€m): 66
Lawyers: 120
Partners: 39
Jurisdiction: Switzerland