MLaw Thomas Hofer

  • Attorney at Law at Schwarzmann Brändli Hofer Rechtsanwälte Ltd. (since 2023)
  • Attorney at Law at Schwarzmann Brändli Rechtsanwälte (2017-2022)
  • Research and Teaching Assistant at the University of Zurich, Chair for Private and Business Law (2014-2016)
  • Junior Associate at a global business law firm (2013-2014)
  • Legal advisor at a big-four accounting firm (2011-2013)
  • Junior Assistant for a tutorial in commercial law at the University of Zurich (2012)
  • Internships at two leading business law firms (2011)
Other Professional Activities
  • Lecturer on employment law at a College for Higher Education (courses for HR experts and HR leaders)
Main Practice Areas
  • Employment and personnel law
  • Inheritance law and estate planning
  • Corporate and commercial law
  • Debt enforcement and bankruptcy law
  • Criminal law
  • Contract law
  • Beobachter Counsel of confidence
  • Zurich Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Pikett Strafverteidigung
  • Statutarische Schiedsklauseln nach dem Entwurf für ein neues Aktienrecht, in: Schriften zum Aktienrecht, Zürich/Basel/Genf 2019 (co-authored with Prof. Hans-Ueli Vogt and Valentina Hirsiger-Meier)
  • Die Bestreitung von neuen Tatsachenbehauptungen in der schriftlichen Duplik, in: ZZZ 2016 (co-authored with Jean-Daniel Schmid)