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Markus Pfenninger

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

Markus Pfenninger is a partner in the Banking & Finance Team.

Born in 1963, Markus Pfenninger was awarded a Ph.D. from the Law School of the University of Zurich and was admitted to the bar in Zurich in 1991. He received an LL.M. from the Morin Center of Banking Law Studies, Boston University. He has working experience as foreign associate in a Boston financial management company and in a law firm. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.


His fields of expertise include capital market transactions, mergers & acquisitions, finance, restructurings, collective investment schemes as well as banking and insurance regulatory matters. He is a member of the International Bar Association’s (IBA) Task Force on the Financial Crisis and a past chair of the IBA’s Subcommittee on Legal Opinions as well as a past co-chair of the IBA’s Banking Law Committee.

Office Location

Seefeldstrasse 123
P.O. Box 1236
Zürich, 8034

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Finance Law of the Zürich Metro Area
Markus Pfenninger has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Banking Law
Corporate Law
Finance Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law

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