We are pleased to announce that Raphael Butz, LL.M., Attorney at Law, was promoted to partner on 1 January 2021.
Raphael Butz is a successful litigator and arbitrator with many years of experience in handling complex national and international disputes. He advises companies, private individuals and public entities on resolutions for all types of conflicts. He represents his clients' interests in court and administrative proceedings, arbitration proceedings as well as alternative dispute resolution settings and out-of-court settlement negotiations. Raphael Butz focuses on construction and real estate law, banking law, commercial law, corporate law and the law of succession. He regularly publishes and lectures on civil procedure, construction and real estate law topics.
Raphael Butz graduated second of his class from the Law School of the University of Basel in 2005. In 2009, he was admitted to the bar and in 2014 he received his Master of Law (LL.M.) from the University of San Diego. During his LL.M. studies in the U.S., Raphael Butz also worked as a volunteer mediator at the San Diego County Small Claims Court.
At the beginning of his lawyer career, he worked for a Zurich commercial law firm, advising clients on corporate, contract and banking law matters as well as on real estate and M&A transactions. He joined VISCHER in 2011 and quickly developed into a valuable and essential member of our litigation & arbitration team.
We are very pleased to welcome Raphael Butz into the partnership.
Categories: Litigation and Arbitration