Dr. iur., Attorney at Law, LL.M.
German, English, French, Italian, Spanish
Dr. Astrid Waser is a partner in the Competition, Regulated Market and Investigation group in Zurich. She specializes in all aspects of competition (anti-trust) law, public procurement law, media and telecoms law and compliance. Astrid Waser also advices on regulatory, administrative and internal investigations, including sexual harassment investigations and has a long-standing experience in the field of compliance matters. She advises in non-contentious matters and represents clients before Swiss authorities and courts, in particular in investigations and infringement procedures of the Swiss Competition Commission as well as in merger filings and in public procurement procedures. Astrid Waser is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars.
Chambers and Partners 2018 recognizes Astrid Waser as a leading competition/antitrust lawyer with excellent reputation in the Swiss market. Clients report that "she is an experienced competition lawyer with excellent analytic skills and very good business sense." She has also been described as "a very bright person" and her "experience and quality" was praised by clients (2017 edition). Astrid Waser is featured in Who’s Who Legal 2018 as a "very intelligent and bright" lawyer with a wealth of expertise in the field. She is described as "a true antitrust lawyer" and is commended as "a bright practitioner" (Who’s Who Legal 2017). She also qualifies as "a prominent purebred competition lawyer" (Who’s Who Legal 2016).
Competition Law, Cartel Investigation, Merger Filings and Compliance, Antitrust Litigation, Public Procurement Law, Technology, Media & Telecoms and Energy Law