Legal 500 (EMEA 2019) - "Real Estate and Construction"
"VISCHER's practice group combines real estate, development and notarial services, with special expertise in foreign investment projects and urban housing developments. Recent highlights include handling Bâloise's majority shareholding acquisition of real estate company Pax Anlage and advising Biogen International on the acquisition of land and the construction of a biologic manufacturing facility. The team also assists Meininger Hotels with its expansion in Switzerland. Team lead Roland Müller, real estate specialist Andreas Albrecht , corporate partner Benedict Christ and counsel Beatrice Wagner Pfeifer make up the core team."
Legal 500 (EMEA 2018) - "Real estate and construction"
"Vischer has particular expertise in development projects, but also handles real estate transactions. The group continues to advise Basler Versicherungen on the development of its new headquarters, the Bâloise Park building and assisted UBS with a mixed-use project in Basel, including advice on land registry, neighbour negotiations and property title aspects. Team lead Roland Müller and Andreas Albrecht are the main advisers."
Legal 500 (EMEA 2017) - "Real Estate and Construction"
"Roland Müller heads the ‘excellent’ practice at Vischer, which is assisting Biogen International with the construction of a large manufacturing facility in the canton of Solothurn and is providing ongoing advice to SPS Immobilien on retail leasing matters."
Legal 500 (EMEA 2016) - "Real Estate and Construction"
"Vischer has been assisting Biogen International with the acquisition of more than 200,000sqm land to build a factory in the Canton of Solothurn and provides ongoing advice for SPS Immobilien. Michael Pfeifer heads the ‘very good’ practice."
Legal 500 (EMEA 2015) - "Real estate and construction"
"Vischer has been assisting the University of Basel with the purchase of a complex of several industrial buildings. Practice head Michael Pfeifer is ‘very experienced, creative and astute’."
Who's Who Legal (Switzerland 2015) - "Construction & Real Estate"
"Vischer garners three listings in this edition. Andreas Albrecht specialises in construction projects with expertise in the sale and purchase of properties, assessment of zoning and usage compliance issues, preparation of contracts and the structuring of construction consortiums and joint venture agreements. Benedict Christ has an active real estate practice while Bernhard Christ advises many private clients on their real estate matters."
Who's Who Legal (Switzerland 2014) - "Construction & Real Estate"
"Three lawyers from Vischer are selected for inclusion including managing partner Andreas Albrecht. He focuses on large scale construction projects and is praised for his 'ability to handle complex legal issues with absolute ease'. The 'very perceptive' Bernhard Christ is a 'pleasure to work with' and the 'first-class' Benedict Christ is praised for his 'forward-thinking' approach."
Legal 500 (EMEA 2014) - "Real estate and construction"
"Michael Pfeifer leads Vischer’s team, which advises clients on sales and purchases as well as handling contractual issues relating to multiple ownership, land registry issues, zoning, and complex construction projects."