Heinz Schärer

Partner

Heinz Schärer is Partner and a member of Homburger's Corporate | M&A practice team.

His practice focuses on mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, venture capital and private equity transactions, corporate law and corporate finance including securities offerings and IPOs. He is an Authorized Issuers' Representative at the SIX Swiss Exchange.


Heinz Schärer is a member of the Board of Directors of the Zurich Chamber of Commerce, a member of the International Bar Association and a member of the board of directors of several privately held companies.

Career
  • 2013 Senior Partner at Homburger (until 2019)
  • 2004 Managing Partner at Homburger (until 2013)
  • 2001 Head of the Corporate | M&A team (until 2009)
  • 1988 Partner at Homburger
  • 1986 Associate at Baker & McKenzie, New York
  • 1982 Associate at Homburger
  • 1982 Bar admission
  • 1981 University of Fribourg School of Law (Dr. iur.)
  • 1981 Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas (M.C.L.)
  • 1978 Law clerk at the District Court of Uster
  • 1977 University of Fribourg School of Law (lic. iur.)
Languages
German, English, French
Bar registration
At all Swiss courts
Address
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005 Zurich
P+41 43 222 15 65
F+41 43 222 15 00

Heinz Schärer is Partner and a member of the Corporate | M&A practice team. He focuses on mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, venture capital and private equity transactions, corporate law and corporate finance including securities offerings and IPOs.

Career
  • 2013 Senior Partner at Homburger (until 2019)
  • 2004 Managing Partner at Homburger (until 2013)
  • 2001 Head of the Corporate | M&A team (until 2009)
  • 1988 Partner at Homburger
  • 1986 Associate at Baker & McKenzie, New York
  • 1982 Associate at Homburger
  • 1982 Bar admission
  • 1981 University of Fribourg School of Law (Dr. iur.)
  • 1981 Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas (M.C.L.)
  • 1978 Law clerk at the District Court of Uster
  • 1977 University of Fribourg School of Law (lic. iur.)
Languages
German, English, French
Bar registration
At all Swiss courts
P+41 43 222 15 65
F+41 43 222 15 00
Address
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005 Zurich