Bär & Karrer Ltd

Christoph Neeracher

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Christoph Neeracher heads the private M&A and private equity practice at Bär & Karrer and is a founder of Bär & Karrer's startup desk. Christoph Neeracher specializes in international and domestic M&A transactions (focusing on private M&A and private equity transactions, including secondary buyouts, public to private transactions and distressed equity). Christoph Neeracher further advises clients in connection with transaction finance, venture capital, startups, corporate restructurings, relocations, corporate law, general contract matters (such as joint ventures, partnerships and shareholders' agreements) and all directly related areas such as employment matters for key employees (in particular employee participation plans). Christoph Neeracher has extensive experience in national and international private M&A transactions (sell- and buy-side) in various industries and sectors and regularly leads international corporate auction processes involving multiple bidders and parallel negotiations.


New York University: LL.M. in Corporate Law (2001), University of Zurich: Dr. iur. (2000), Admitted to the Zurich Bar (1999), University of Zurich: lic. iur. (1996)

Professional Memberships

Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance Association (SECA), Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA), Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), German - Swiss Association of Legal Professionals, International Bar Association (IBA), IPBA (Inter-Pacific Bar Association)


Various articles on private equity and M&A law


Speaks German, English and French

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 3 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Bär & Karrer Advised Mobiliar on its Acquisition of flatfox

Christoph Neeracher, Mani Reinert, Susanne Schreiber, Laura Widmer, Raphael Annasohn, Luca Jagmetti, Adrian Zampieri, Sebastian Sutter, Martin Leu, Anke Stumm

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Bär & Karrer Advises Imaweb on its Acquisition of Stieger Software

Christoph Neeracher, Markus Wang, Laura Widmer, Rocco Rigozzi, Luca Jagmetti, Philippe Seiler, Lukas Roesler, Elisabeth Rinderknecht, Patrick Zumsteg, Sarah Affolter

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Bär & Karrer Advises Capvis on Purchase of Tertianum Group from Swiss Prime Site

Ralph Malacrida, Christoph Neeracher, Mani Reinert, Susanne Schreiber, Raphael Annasohn, Ruth Bloch-Riemer, Thomas Stoltz, Philippe Seiler

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