Franziska Hammer's main practice areas are corporate law and M&A.
She advises companies, shareholders and investors in Switzerland and abroad on corporate law issues, in particular in connection with intra-group reorganisations as well as in M&A, private equity and joint venture transactions. Another area of her expertise is the planning of company succession and the establishment of foundations.
Franziska Hammer graduated magna cum laude from the University of St. Gallen in 1997. Having gained experience as trainee with the Department of Justice and Police of the Canton of St. Gallen and with a leading law firm in Zurich, she was admitted to the bar in 1999. Since 1999 she is an attorney of our firm. She was seconded to CMS Cameron McKenna in London in 2001 and to the biotech firm Amgen (Europe) AG in Lucerne in 2003. Franziska Hammer was appointed counsel of our firm in 2014.