Schellenberg Wittmer Pte Ltd is registered as a foreign law practice with the Singapore Attorney General and is the Singapore affiliate of Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd, a major Swiss law firm. We cover key jurisdictions and markets in the Asia-Pacific region, assisting clients in both in- and outbound investments as well as in international arbitration.
Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd, Switzerland, is one of the leading business law firms in Switzerland. Over 140 lawyers in Zurich and Geneva provide comprehensive legal services to domestic and international clients in all aspects of business law. Clients of Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd are market leaders in a wide range of sectors including financial services, life sciences, technology, telecommunication, commodities, construction, manufacturing and energy.
We aim to be one of the leading law firms for Asian companies wishing to do business in Switzerland. For outbound investments into Switzerland, we advise Asian clients on investments and all legal, tax and regulatory aspects of doing business in Switzerland, focusing on key areas including financial services, real estate, information technology, construction and major projects, life sciences, infrastructure and luxury brands. We hereby draw on the outstanding skills and experience of Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd’s practice groups in cross-border corporate/M&A, real estate, banking/finance, capital markets, tax, antitrust/merger control, IP/IT, employment law and more.
We also assist Swiss and European clients with their investments and projects in Asia (inbound business). In these matters, our role is to coordinate all legal matters between parties in Europe and Asia, and to act as an intermediary with in-depth knowledge in both regions.
Furthermore, we are able to offer top-tier representation in international arbitration thanks to close cooperation with Switzerland. Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd has one of the world’s leading international arbitration practices, ranked first-tier in Chambers, Legal 500, and Who’s Who Legal, and has regularly been featured in GAR30 as one of the thirty leading arbitration practices worldwide. Many of its international team members are recognized individually in these same publications. Drawing on an outstanding combination of skills and resources, they are committed to providing our clients with creative and result-oriented advocacy in international arbitration, from critical pre-arbitration injunctions to effective enforcement strategies.