Markus Guggenbühl

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Practice Areas

Banking and finance, capital markets, financial services regulations, restructuring and bank insolvency. Other areas of practice include mergers & acquisitions, private equity, selected private clients and general corporate work.

Markus Guggenbühl primarily advises Swiss and foreign banks, financial services providers and international companies. His specialities include debt financing, capital market transactions (related to debt, equity and hybrid financial instruments) and financial services regulations where he ranks among the leading experts in Switzerland. He is recognized by the SIX Swiss Exchange as representative of issuers. In addition, Markus Guggenbühl has many years of experience in mergers & acquisitions, public takeovers, restructurings and bank insolvency law.


Admitted 1987 (Switzerland) and 1994 (New York).

Professional Memberships

Zurich and Swiss Bar Association, International Bar Association


Author of the Commentary on Art. 32-34 of the Swiss Civil Code. Co-author of the Zurich Commentary on the Swiss Merger Act. Co-author of the Commentary on Art. 17-20 of the Swiss Federal Intermediated Securities Act. Publications on banking, securities and corporate law.


Graduated as Dr. iur. (University of Zurich) and LL.M. (Columbia Law School, New York). Diploma in European Economic Law (University of St. Gallen).

Recognized by the SIX Swiss Exchange as representative of issuers.