Marc Nater


Marc Nater is a partner in the Corporate and Commercial practice group. He advises national and international clients primarily in the fields of corporate and commercial law, public and private company acquisitions and mergers (M&A), private equity, capital market law and financing. He is an authorized issuers representative at the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Marc Nater advises athletes, sports associations and clubs, with a special focus on sponsorship agreements, transfer agreements and disputes.

Marc Nater was from 2013-2018 member of the board and from 2017-2018 president of the Zurich Bar Association. He speaks regularly at national and international conferences.

Practice Areas:

Corporate and Commercial
Banking and Finance


President: Zurich Bar Association (2017-2018)
Board of Directors and Managing Director of various companies


2004 Partner Wenger Plattner
2000 Attorney at Law Wenger Plattner
2000 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
1999 Foreign Associate at Bingham McCutchen, Washington DC and Boston (USA)
1999 University of Virginia, School of Law (LL.M.)
1995 Associate in a leading law firm specialised in corporate law in Zurich
1992 Law clerk District Court of Meilen
1992 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)


Selected publications:

LexisNexis® M&A Law Guide 2019
The sixth annual complimentary guide to understanding M&A practices around the world with an Asia-Pacific focus

LexisNexis Mergers & Acquisitions Law Guide 2018
Jurisdictional Q&A - Switzerland

LexisNexis Mergers & Acquisitions Law Guide 2017
Jurisdictional Q&A - Switzerland

Die Strafbestimmungen des Bundesgesetzes über die Börsen und den Effektenhandel (Börsengesetz, BEHG) (in German)
Dissertation, SSBR Band 62, Zürich 2001


Dr. Marc Nater LL.M.
Attorney at Law
Wenger Plattner
Attorneys at Law Tax Advisors Public Notaries
Seestrasse 39 | P.O. Box
8700 Küsnacht-Zürich

T +41 43 222 38 00
F +41 43 222 38 01


Bar admission (1995)


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