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Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd

Peter Burckhardt

Zürich, Switzerland Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : White-Collar Crime
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White-Collar Crime - Switzerland

Band 1

Peter Burckhardt moves up the rankings this year following a raft of praise from interviewees. He is a renowned litigator who represents clients in white-collar crime investigations and cases, including fraud. Clients are greatly impressed by his performance, stating that he "has a profound knowledge of the Swiss regulatory landscape and is very well placed to advise on Swiss matters that have an international context."
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Practice Areas

Dispute Resolution; White-Collar Crime and Compliance; Internal Corporate Investigations.

Career

University of Bern, law degree (1995). Swiss bar (1995). University of Edinburgh, LLM (1999). Judiciary of the Canton of Bern (1996 – 1999). Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer (1999), Partner (2006). Head of Litigation, Investigations and White Collar Crime (2016).

Professional Memberships

Zurich and Swiss Bar Associations. IBA. ASA. ECBA.

Publications

Various publications including: Securities & Related Investigations: Switzerland 2018; Anti-Corruption, Law & Practice – Switzerland 2018; EDiscovery & Disclosure, Law & Practice – Switzerland 2018; Legal Privilege and Confidentiality in Switzerland.

Personal

Languages: German, English, French, Italian.

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Peter Burckhardt

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd

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Löwenstrasse 19

PO Box 1876

Zürich

Zurich

Switzerland

CH-8021

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