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CMS once again one of the leading law firms in Switzerland

BILANZ Ranking 2019


CMS once again one of the leading law firms in Switzerland

For the third time, the Swiss business magazine BILANZ has published its ranking of the best law firms in Switzerland: In 31 practise areas the 20 most frequently recommended law firms have been assessed and listed. We are delighted to have been ranked, once again, as one of the best law firms in Switzerland. 

CMS achieved top 3 rankings in the following practice areas:

  • Compliance (1st place)
  • Life Sciences and Healthcare (1st place)
  • Insurance (1st place)
  • General Contract Law (2nd place)
  • M&A (2nd place)
  • Real Estate (2nd place)
  • Antitrust and Competition (2nd place)
  • Public Procurement (2nd place)
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital (2nd place)
  • Corporate (3rd place)
  • Tenancy Law (3rd place)
  • Dispute Resolution (3rd place)

and has been ranked as one of the 20 best law firms in Switzerland in 26 of the 31 practise areas considered.

For the first time,  the ranking also included six different industry sectors. CMS von Erlach Poncet Ltd. is amongst the top 3 law firms in three of these six sectors.

The survey was carried out between 22 October and 7 December 2018. More than 2'500 clients and lawyers have partcipated, providing around 19'200 relevant recommendations. At least 88 law firms were recommended in each practise area.

You can read here the full article in BILANZ.

“BILANZ” has been the leading Swiss business magazine for more than 40 years and covers all aspects of business life: research into corporate issues, economic analysis, a money investment service and tips for leisure spending.

CMS von Erlach Poncet is a leading Swiss law firm with more than 180 staff. Our expertise extends to all areas of business law. We offer first-class legal support to businesses, institutions and private individuals both within Switzerland and internationally. Being part of CMS, we have access to a global network. This enables us to provide competent and cost-efficient advice to our clients in 41 countries and 72 offices, also in relation to international matters and procedures, having direct access to the expertise of our colleagues from other jurisdictions.

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