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Marzia Schilleci


CMS von Erlach Partners Ltd
Räffelstrasse 26
P.O. Box
8022 Zurich
Languages German, English, Italian, French

Marzia Schilleci's practice focuses on litigation in state courts and other authorities as well as arbitration.

She specializes in advising and representing both companies and private individuals in national and international litigation with a focus on general civil law and commercial law.

Marzia Schilleci holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Zurich and a Master's degree in the bilingual Joint-Degree Programme of the Universities of Lausanne and Zurich. Before joining CMS, she completed an internship in a leading commercial law firm with a focus on arbitration and corporate law. She then worked as an auditor from 2015 to 2017 and later as a clerk at the District Court of Meilen, Zurich. In particular, she deepened her knowledge in the areas of civil litigation, criminal litigation and debt enforcement law. She was admitted to the bar in 2019 and joined our firm as a lawyer.

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Memberships & Roles

  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
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  • 2019 - Admitted to the Bar of the Canton of Zurich
  • 2014 - Master of Law (Joint Degree), Universities of Zurich and Lausanne
  • 2013 - Bachelor of Law, University of Zurich
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CMS advised Vista Augenpraxis & Kliniken on the acquisition of AVANTI,...
Vista Klinik Holding AG, domiciled in Binningen (Switzer­land), acquired AVANTI, Centro Ticinese di chirurgia am­bu­lat­oriale SA (AVANTI) on 15 July 2022 and is now present in the canton of Ticino for the first time. AVANTI, which was founded in 2007, has three operating rooms with a total area of 605 square metres, as well as a con­vales­cence area and an oph­thal­mo­logy practice specialising in retinal treatments. AVANTI performs about 5,000 oph­thal­mo­lo­gic­al operations annually. There will be no changes with regard to the staff, as they will continue to work for AV­ANTI.Fur­ther­more, CMS advised Vista Klinik Holding AG on two other transactions in the middle of this year: The purchase of all shares in an eye centre with two associated practices in the cantons of Aargau and Zurich was successfully completed, and another eye practice in the canton of Grisons was acquired as part of an asset deal.Vista Augenpraxen & Kliniken was founded over 30 years ago and consists of a network of experienced oph­thal­mo­lo­gists and specialists with a focus on northwestern Switzerland and the Zurich area. With the afore­men­tioned ac­quis­i­tions, the number of locations will be further increased so that the services of Vista Augenpraxen & Kliniken can now also be accessed in the Itali­an-speak­ing part of Switzerland. The range of services offered by Vista Augenpraxen & Kliniken includes all treatments as well as spe­cial­isa­tions in the field of retina and cataract operations, the therapy of macular degeneration and the correction of refractive errors. In order to keep up with the in­ter­na­tion­al state of science, Vista Augenpraxen & Kliniken invests in for­ward-look­ing research activities, in the continuous training of all employees and in the expansion and inventory of practices and clinics.A team of CMS Switzerland, led by Stefan Brunnsch­weiler and Franziska Hammer, advised Vista Augenpraxen & Kliniken on all legal matters of the trans­ac­tions.CMS Switzer­land­Stefan Brunnsch­weiler, Partner, Corporate / M&AFranziska Hammer, Counsel, Corporate / M&ASamuel Felix Gang, Associate, Corporate / M&AAnna Mast, Associate, Corporate / M&AMiryam Meile, Associate, Em­ploy­ment­Mar­zia Schilleci, Associate, Lit­ig­a­tion­Premton Haziri, Attorney Trainee
CMS advised NORRES, a portfolio company of Triton, on its acquisition of...
NORRES, a portfolio company of Triton Smaller Mid-Cap Fund I, acquired the Baggerman Group. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.The Baggerman Group, headquartered in Roermond, Netherlands, is a specialist manufacturer of industrial hoses, couplings and related parts. The company has subsidiaries in Italy, Switzerland, Hungary and Ro­mania.NORRES is one of the mar­ket-lead­ing man­u­fac­tur­ers of industrial plastic hoses in Europe. It has production facilities in Germany, China, the US and Italy and distribution and warehouse locations in the Czech Republic, France, Poland, Sweden, Taiwan and the UK. The company, founded in 1889, employs ap­prox­im­ately 300 people world­wide.Since November 2018, NORRES Sch­lauch­tech­nik has been part of the portfolio of the Triton Smaller Mid-Cap Fund I advised by Triton, an investment firm that invests primarily in Ger­man-speak­ing countries, the Nordic countries, the Benelux region, France, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom in the industry & technology, services, healthcare and consumer goods sectors.A team of CMS Switzerland and CMS Italy, led by Dr Daniel Jenny, advised NORRES on all Swiss and Italian law aspects of the transaction. Mayer Brown, Frankfurt, acted as lead counsel to NORRES.CMS Switzer­land­Dr Daniel Jenny, Partner, Corporate / M&ADr Simone Brauchbar Birkhäuser, Counsel, IPDr Ferdinand Blezinger, Associate, Corporate / M&AKatja Bertsche, Associate, Real EstateMarzia Schilleci, Associate, Em­ploy­mentCMS ItalyDaniela Murer, Partner, Corporate / M&AElsa Mora, Counsel, Em­ploy­mentA­less­andra Cuni, Associate, Corporate / M&ANicoletta Catanzaro, Junior Associate, Corporate / M&A
Corporate Liability for Lack of Corruption Prevention
Corporate Criminal Liability Commodity trader pays Sfr 94 million for lack of or­gan­isa­tion­al corruption prevention. Introduction Under Swiss criminal law, criminal offences committed within a cor­por­a­tion...