Bär & Karrer is a renowned Swiss law firm with more than 150 lawyers in Zurich, Geneva, Lugano and Zug.
Our core business is advising our clients on innovative and complex transactions and representing them in litigation, arbitration and regulatory proceedings. Our clients range from multinational corporations to private individuals in Switzerland and around the world.
Most of our work has an international component. We have broad experience handling cross-border proceedings and transactions. Our extensive network consists of correspondent law firms which are all market leaders in their jurisdictions.
Bär & Karrer was repeatedly awarded Switzerland Law Firm of the Year by the most important international legal ranking agencies in recent years.
2016, 2015 and 2014 Mergermarket European M&A Awards
2016, 2013 and 2012 Chambers Awards
2016, 2015 and 2014 Legal 500 ("most recommended law firm in Switzerland")
2016 Trophées du Droit
2015 and 2014 IFLR Awards
2015, 2014, 2013, 2011, 2010 The Lawyer European Awards
2015 Citywealth Magic Circle Awards ("Law firm of the Year - EMEA")
2014 Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards
As the only Swiss law firm, Bär & Karrer was shortlisted at The Lawyer Business Leadership Awards 2016 in London, in the following categories: - Most innovative non UK-headquartered firm - Best firm-wide use of IT - Innovation in CRM.
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MME Legal | Tax | Compliance
MME Legal | Tax | Compliance is an innovative Swiss enterprise offering comprehensive professional consul-tancy and litigation services in all legal, tax and compliance matters. MME has offices in Zurich and Zug, both situated in the most important economic zone of Switzerland, the Greater Zurich Area.
MME assists, supports and represents companies and individuals in all business and business-related private matters. Our strength is our focus on a direct partner/client-relationship. MME professionals assist clients personally, comprehensively, candidly and determinedly - in Switzerland and abroad. MME’s expert advisors have established and maintain a broad network of sophisticated specialists all over the world, and deal with the clients’ challenges worldwide.
MME services are efficient, in time and to the point. Besides our three core areas, legal, tax and compliance, the firm’s professionals also offer services in many special fields. Our partners are recognized and reputed experts in their fields of practice (e.g. digital finance & blockchain, private clients, IT-outsourcing, transport & logistics, corporate succession, VAT & customs, international insolvency, compliance audits, live entertain-ment, dispute resolution and arbitration, good governance, setting-up headquarter operations, etc.). In all areas, MME professionals thrive to provide practical and cost-effective solutions to their clients, aimed at sustainably improving their business needs, or their private business challenges.
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