Of Counsel
Dr. iur. | Attorney at law

Christoph Schmid


Christoph Schmid advises companies and entrepreneurs on contractual, corporate, and inheritance law issues, with a focus on M&A, corporate governance, and succession planning. Christoph Schmid is also a board member for companies in a range of industries, and a board member for several charitable foundations.

“I consider it a great privilege to be able to work as an independent lawyer for a long-established clientele, with whom I have built up a relationship of trust, and to be able to think like an entrepreneur.”

Christoph Schmid speaks German, English and French.

Christoph Schmid

Deal: Wenger Vieli advised BLKB on obtaining a FINMA banking licence for its subsidiary radicant


Deal: Klingel-medical metal Acquires Ruetschi Group

Since 1989 Partner / Of Counsel at Wenger Vieli Ltd.
1986-1989 Lawyer at Wenger Vieli Ltd.
1985 Lawyer at Arnold & Porter, Washington D.C.
1985 Admission to the Bar
1982-1984 Law Clerk at the District Court of Meilen
1982 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
1979-1982 Legal Department at Ringier Ltd.
1978 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)