Corrado Rampini is a partner at Bär & Karrer and heads the real estate practice. He has been at the forefront of many legal developments in the real estate industry in Switzerland over the last decade. Corrado has substantial experience in real estate transactions of all types, including asset deals and large-scale portfolio transactions for properties of all uses, development projects, acquisitions of real estate companies and capital market transactions of listed real estate companies. He regularly advised borrowers and lenders in real estate financings.
His practice includes advising national and international corporations on acquisitions of properties for corporate purposes and on construction projects, leases and other corporate real estate needs. He is a well-known expert in questions of the Swiss regulations on acquisition of real estate by foreigners and other regulatory questions.
Corrado Rampini is recognised as a leading real estate practitioner in national and international surveys. Chambers and Partners ranks Corrado Rampini in tier 1 of the leading lawyers in Switzerland for Real Estate for many years. The Legal 500 lists him among the leading individuals in the category Real Estate & Construction. He was awarded "Lawyer of the Year 2016" for Real Estate in the Zurich area by Best Lawyers.
Corrado is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and an officer of the real estate committee of the International Bar Association (IBA). He earned a doctoral degree from the University of St Gallen and an LLM from the University of Chicago.