Samuel Lieberherr
lic. iur., Attorney at Law, MBA

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Samuel Lieberherr is managing associate in the Corporate and Commercial Team. His preferred areas of practice include contract, corporate and commercial law, mergers & acquisitions and reorganisations. Additionally, he advises corporate clients on all matters of business law related to their daily operations and supports them regarding corporate governance.

Born in 1980, Samuel Lieberherr studied at the University of Zurich (lic. iur. 2005) and holds an MBA from the Cass Business School, London (MBA 2013). Before joining Walder Wyss he worked as lawyer for a major law firm in Zurich, as law clerk at the District Court of Meilen and as trainee for a law firm in the Channel Islands (UK).

Samuel Lieberherr's professional languages are German and English. He also speaks French. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

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Samuel Lieberherr
Direct phone: +41 58 658 56 64


Walder Wyss Ltd.
Seefeldstrasse 123
P.O. Box
8034 Zurich
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 658 58 58
Fax +41 58 658 59 59
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Samuel Lieberherr
lic. iur., Attorney at Law, MBA

Samuel Lieberherr is managing associate in the Corporate and Commercial Team. His preferred areas of practice include contract, corporate and commercial law, mergers & acquisitions and reorganisations. Additionally, he advises corporate clients on all matters of business law related to their daily operations and supports them regarding corporate governance.

Born in 1980, Samuel Lieberherr studied at the University of Zurich (lic. iur. 2005) and holds an MBA from the Cass Business School, London (MBA 2013). Before joining Walder Wyss he worked as lawyer for a major law firm in Zurich, as law clerk at the District Court of Meilen and as trainee for a law firm in the Channel Islands (UK).

Samuel Lieberherr's professional languages are German and English. He also speaks French. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

Samuel Lieberherr
Direct phone: +41 58 658 56 64

Walder Wyss Ltd.
Seefeldstrasse 123
P.O. Box
8034 Zurich
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 658 58 58
Fax +41 58 658 59 59


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Deals and Cases

Aduno sells Vibbek

ADUNO SA sold its acquiring business to SIX Payment Services AG a few months ago. Due to the changed situation of its former business segment "Acquiring", Aduno Holding AG sold all its shares in Vibbek AG to its management.

Walder Wyss has advised Aduno Holding AG as legal advisor in this transaction. The team was led by Urs P. Gnos (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and included Samuel Lieberherr (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A), Reto Jacobs (Partner, Competition), Lukas Wyss (Partner, Finance), Ueli Sommer (Partner, Employment), Jürg Schneider (Partner, Data Protection), David Vasella (Counsel, Data Protection), Olivia Feusi (Associate, Corproate/M&A), Andrea Haefeli (Associate, Corporate / M&A), Alice Vorburger (Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Nico Bernhard (Associate, Corporate/M&A).


VELUX A/S acquires JET-Group from Egeria

VELUX A/S, market leader for roof windows, acquires JET-Group, a European player in industrial roof light systems, from Dutch investment firm Egeria. The closing of this transaction is i.a. subject to the approvals of German and Austrian competition authorites.

Walder Wyss acts as Swiss advisor for VELUX A/S. The Walder Wyss team is lead by Markus Vischer (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and further includes Samuel Lieberherr (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A), Gaurav Bhagwanani (Associate, Employment) and Christoph Zaugg (Associate, Corporate/M&A).


VINCI Energies acquires Ruf Informatik from the Ruf Group

VINCI Energies acquires through its Swiss group company Axians IT&T AG the division ICT Public (Ruf Informatik AG and W&W Informatik AG) from the Ruf Group. Ruf Informatik and W&W Informatik will be present under the trademark Axians Ruf. The divisions ICT Transportation and ICT Enterprises are not part of the transaction and remain within the Ruf Group. 

Walder Wyss has advised the Ruf Group on this transaction. The team included Stefan Knobloch (Partner, Corporate/M&A), Stephan Neidhardt (Partner, Tax), Samuel Lieberherr (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Vera Krüttli (Associate, Corporate/M&A).


Continental sells Continental Automotive Switzerland

Continental sold all shares in Continental Automotive Switzerland AG, Rüthi/SG to RUHAMA Finanz Holding AG.

Walder Wyss advised Continental Swiss as legal advisor in this transaction. The team was led by Urs P. Gnos (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and further included Mark A. Reutter (Partner, IPIT), Samuel Lieberherr (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A), Mirjam Olah (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Vera Krüttli (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Nico Bernhard (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Simone Wetzstein (Associate, Employment), Christoph Stutz (Associate, Employment), Janine Corti (Counsel, Tax), Daniel Zimmerli (Managing Associate, Wettbwerbsrecht) and Lea Altermatt (Substitut, Corporate/M&A).

 


Dana acquires Oerlikon Drive Systems

Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) has signed an agreement to acquire the Drive Systems Segment from OC Oerlikon (SIX: OERL). The transaction is expected to be closed in late 2018 or the first quarter 2019, subject to customary approvals and closing conditions. 

Based on nearly 100 years of experience, Oerlikon Drive Systems is a global leader in providing high-performance gears, market-leading shifting solutions, power transfer units, differentials and planetary drives, as well as innovative solutions for hybrids and e-drives. 

Walder Wyss advised Dana as Swiss legal advisor in this transaction. The team was led by Urs P. Gnos (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and Markus Vischer (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and included Samuel Lieberherr (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A), Nico Bernhard (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Jenny Süess (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Simone Wetzstein (Associate, Employment), Christine Leuch (Associate, IPIT), Benno Fischer (Associate, IPIT), Lea Altermatt (Trainee, Corporate/M&A) and Anissa Kern (Trainee, Corporate/M&A).


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