Benedikt Maurenbrecher


Benedikt Maurenbrecher

Dr. iur.



Benedikt Maurenbrecher heads the Financial Services practice team. His practice focuses on banking, finance and capital markets. He is experienced in a broad range of transactions, notably in the areas of equity capital markets, secured and unsecured lending, covered bonds, securitization, regulatory capital and derivatives. He is an Authorized Issuers' Representative at the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Benedikt Maurenbrecher also advises on domestic and cross-border aspects of banking, securities and investment fund regulation, and he regularly represents market participants in related regulatory proceedings and civil litigation. Benedikt Maurenbrecher is a lecturer in law at the University of Zurich. He also is an officer of the Banking Committee and a member of the Securities Committee of the International Bar Association.

  • 2015
    Head of the Financial Services practice team
  • 2002
    Partner at Homburger
  • 2000
    Associate at Homburger
  • 1999
    Corporate Finance Associate at UBS Investment Bank
  • 1999
    INSEAD Fontainebleau (MBA)
  • 1994
    Associate at Homburger
  • 1994
    University of Bern (Dr. iur.)
  • 1992
    Bar admission
  • 1990
    Law clerk at the District Court of Affoltern
  • 1989
    University of Bern (lic. iur.)

German, English, French

Bar registration
At all Swiss courts

  • Corporate | M&A
  • Financial Services
  • Restructuring | Insolvency

A complete listing of Dr. iur. Benedikt Maurenbrecher publications can be found here.