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Expert Guides - The World's Finest Lawyers Chosen by Their Peers 2021

Recommended for Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR 1000 (2021) - Insolvency

“Very knowledgeable and professional, thorough while at the same time pragmatic, strategic approach to overall situation and structured approach to upcoming matters, client focussed and approachable.”

Legal 500 (EMEA 2021) – "Insolvency and Corporate Recovery"

The team at VISCHER acts for creditors and debtors in a range of matters; it assists in insolvency disputes, voluntary liquidation and extracting funds, as well as in the freezing of assets. Its members also act as liquidators and administrators. The practice is led by David Jenny in Basel, who also has corporate expertise. Jana Essebier's expertise includes bankruptcy proceedings of banks.

Chambers Europe 2021 - Restructuring/Insolvency

David Jenny is well placed to advise on obtaining the recognition of foreign insolvencies in Switzerland.

Who's Who Legal (Switzerland 2020) - "Restructuring & Insolvency"

Recommended for Restructuring & Insolvency

Who's Who Legal (Global 2020) - "Restructuring & Insolvency"

Recommended for Restructuring & Insolvency

Who's Who Legal (Switzerland 2020) - "Restructuring & Insolvency"

"David Jenny has a wealth of experience advising on corporate and commercial matters. His work as a liquidator for creditors and corporate clients has earned him a stellar reputation."

Legal 500 (EMEA 2020) - "Insolvency and Corporate Recovery"

"The team at VISCHER is led by Basel-based David Jenny, who has extensive experience in assisting governing bodies of companies and creditors and in acting as liquidator. The team is also involved in bank bankruptcy proceedings. Another key member is Jana Essebier; her practice includes dispute resolution and regulatory law. Markus Guggenbühl and Thomas Weibel in Basel are also noted."

Chambers Europe 2020 - Restructuring/Insolvency

Jana Essebier often acts as a liquidator during bankruptcy proceedings. One interviewee praises her for being "a very analytical lawyer who you can be sure to spot all the small points," adding: "She is a great person to work with because she has an eye for detail."

Chambers Europe 2020 - Restructuring/Insolvency

David Jenny acts for clients on restructurings, with further experience in assisting with obtaining the recognition of foreign insolvencies in Switzerland. Interviewees report him to be "good and very calm."