Provided by Franz Hoffet
Franz Hoffet is a partner of Homburger's Competition and Regulatory teams. He has extensive experience in all areas of Swiss and European competition law, ranging from merger control to administrative and civil antitrust litigation. He represents a wide range of companies and trade associations in proceedings before the Swiss competition authorities, the European Commission and in civil courts and arbitration proceedings. He also advises clients on compliance matters of Swiss and European competition law. Other areas of practice include regulated markets (in particular health and pharma, telecommunications and media, energy, infrastructure and transport), international trade and public procurement. Franz Hoffet is also a member of Homburger's Corporate / M&A team as well as its White Collar / Investigations working group.
Admitted to the Bar in 1986. Joined Homburger in 1988 and became Partner in 1994.
Chairman of the Swiss Bar Association's Committee on Competition Law.
Co-editor and co-author of a leading treatise on Swiss competition law and numerous publications of Swiss competition law.
University of Zurich (Dr iur), University of Chicago (LLM)
Franz Hoffet is highly renowned for his longstanding activity in the competition market. He assists clients with merger control cases and cartel investigations. "He clearly is an expert in the field," says one client.