Martin Weber is a partner in Schellenberg Wittmer’s mergers and acquisitions group in Zurich. He advises Swiss and international publicly listed and closely held companies and institutional investors, including multinational groups of companies, in all types of cross-border mergers and acquisitions, public takeovers and going-private transactions, initial public offerings, rights offerings and private equity transactions, as well as in a variety of other international business transactions including corporate restructurings and business outsourcings. Mr Weber was admitted to the Bar in Switzerland in 1986 after graduating from the University of Zurich, where he obtained a doctor of law degree (Dr iur) and from the University of Chicago, where he earned a master of laws (LLM, 1988). He joined Schellenberg Wittmer in 1988 and became a partner in 1993. Mr Weber is the author of several publications in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and corporate law.