On 4 January 2016, Swissgrid acquired further parts of the Swiss transmission grid. This marks another significant milestone in the history of the Swiss electricity industry. Swissgrid and the previous owners of the transmission grid started the complex process of transferring the grid in 2009.
Bär & Karrer acts as legal adviser to Swissgrid. The team includes Rolf Watter (M&A), Phyllis Scholl (M&A, energy law), Thomas Stoltz (notary) and Michelle Merz (M&A, energy law).