Staiger Attorneys at Law Ltd

Energy Department

Switzerland
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What the team is known for Market-leading team for contentious energy law matters, representing clients in disputes concerning supply agreements and grid fees. Also advises clients on construction matters in the energy sector, including power plants and pipelines. Active on alternative and renewable energy matters, with a particular focus on electric vehicle charging stations.

Strengths Interviewees report that the team provides "excellent and pragmatic work and is very responsive."

Work highlights Represented Centralschweizerische Kraftwerke in a dispute with a consumer concerning concession fees and grid tariffs.

Notable practitioners

Interviewees report that Gaudenz Geiger is "strong in regulatory issues in the energy sector." He is particularly active on the regulations concerning electric vehicles and renewable energy. Geiger also advises clients on cross-border energy procurement contracts.

Marc Bernheim has a strong focus on contentious matters within the energy sector, including fee disputes and contractual matters. Bernheim also assists with construction agreements in the energy sector. Clients describe him as "responsive, knowledgeable, practical and mature."